The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 87 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.083% 0.077% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.92% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £283 £414
% change year-on-year
+41.59% -31.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.00
IaaS
South East

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
52 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.32% 1.93% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 9
Average daily rate £300 £388 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +32.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +32.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -53.03%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes 0 1 £600 +50.00%
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) LAN

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing IaaS 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 IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Northgate