The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 72 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.22% 0.28% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.41% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £570 £388
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +47.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.86 -
PaaS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
37 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.08% 1.80% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 8 11
Average daily rate £488 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PaaS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PaaS across the Bristol region.

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) IaaS
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 3 (50.00%) LAMP
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) Middleware
3 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
1 4 (66.67%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) RSpec
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Fedora
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) BPR
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
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