The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing IaaS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 2.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £443
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
IaaS
Cheshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.98% 7.95% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 6
Median daily rate £425 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £350 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-28.89% +29.41%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Chester

IaaS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft