The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 71 72 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Contract jobs citing IaaS 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.65% 0.20% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.06% 4.17% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £475
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
85 48 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.16% 4.84% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 35 21
Median daily rate £500 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 5 £398 -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) ITIL
3 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
6 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (41.18%) CentOS
6 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL V2
6 7 (41.18%) vCloud
6 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (35.29%) Capacity Management
7 6 (35.29%) Puppet
7 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 5 (29.41%) Service Management
8 5 (29.41%) SaaS
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
9 4 (23.53%) vMotion
9 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (23.53%) vSphere
9 4 (23.53%) Veeam
9 4 (23.53%) SCCM
9 4 (23.53%) SCOM
9 4 (23.53%) ITSM

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Build Automation Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) CentOS
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) ITIL V2
3 6 (35.29%) Capacity Management
3 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
4 5 (29.41%) Service Management
5 4 (23.53%) ITSM
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
6 3 (17.65%) Software Asset Management
6 3 (17.65%) Software Licensing
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (11.76%) Compliance Audit
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) Build Automation
8 1 (5.88%) DevOps
8 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.88%) Server Building
8 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (5.88%) ISO19770
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) vCloud
1 7 (41.18%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Docker
2 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) SCOM
2 4 (23.53%) vMotion
2 4 (23.53%) vRealize
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat
3 4 (23.53%) Veeam