The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 50 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 4 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 1.24% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.41% 18.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Average daily rate £419 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £475 £580
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -18.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.86
PaaS
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
54 50 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.12% 6.92% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 10
Average daily rate £425 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PaaS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridge - 3 £419 - 1
PaaS
East of England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (85.71%) IaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) SaaS
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
6 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) IaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Security Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Information Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) EDI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (14.29%) ArchiMate
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft