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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 72 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £580 £450
% change year-on-year
-18.10% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PaaS
South West

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
25 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.92% 2.94% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 3
Average daily rate £400 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -33.33%

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 5 March 2015, 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) IaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) RSpec
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) DTV
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) RSpec
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) SAP