The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 152 182 194
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +12
Contract jobs citing IaaS 23 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 0.48% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.89% 7.78% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 12
Median daily rate £563 £500 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £382 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £650 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
IaaS
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
470 334 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.58% 6.14% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 261 168
Median daily rate £500 £439 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.89% +3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £272 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.23 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +14.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 City of London region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 30 (65.22%) PaaS
2 22 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (34.78%) DevOps
5 15 (32.61%) SaaS
6 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 12 (26.09%) Finance
7 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (23.91%) Project Management
8 11 (23.91%) Java
8 11 (23.91%) Windows
8 11 (23.91%) Linux
9 10 (21.74%) .NET
9 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 10 (21.74%) VPN
9 10 (21.74%) High Availability
9 10 (21.74%) Puppet
9 10 (21.74%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (19.57%) Splunk
10 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (19.57%) IBM
10 9 (19.57%) Oracle
11 8 (17.39%) JIRA
11 8 (17.39%) Confluence
11 8 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (15.22%) Docker
12 7 (15.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (15.22%) Open Source
12 7 (15.22%) Git (software)

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (17.39%) Confluence
2 3 (6.52%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.17%) GemFire
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 30 (65.22%) PaaS
2 22 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (32.61%) SaaS
4 12 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (21.74%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.35%) Google Apps
7 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (2.17%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (2.17%) Office 365
7 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) VPN
2 7 (15.22%) DMZ
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
4 4 (8.70%) LAN
4 4 (8.70%) WAN
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
6 2 (4.35%) NAS
6 2 (4.35%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) SAN
7 1 (2.17%) AMQP
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.17%) FCoE
7 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.17%) MPLS
7 1 (2.17%) MQTT
7 1 (2.17%) Multicast
7 1 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (2.17%) VLAN
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.17%) HBase
3 1 (2.17%) Infinispan
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) JIRA
2 7 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Azure Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Head of DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) HTML5
3 2 (4.35%) jQuery
3 2 (4.35%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
3 2 (4.35%) Velocity
4 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.17%) JPA
4 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.17%) React
4 1 (2.17%) RESTful
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
4 1 (2.17%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Public Cloud
2 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.17%) EMC Centera
4 1 (2.17%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) DevOps
3 11 (23.91%) Project Management
4 10 (21.74%) High Availability
5 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (15.22%) BDD
7 7 (15.22%) Migration
7 7 (15.22%) Open Source
7 7 (15.22%) TDD
8 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
10 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
11 3 (6.52%) ITIL
11 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
11 3 (6.52%) Scrum
11 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (4.35%) CRM
12 2 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) Python
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) C
3 3 (6.52%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) Ruby
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) Docker
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) Xen
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.35%) XenServer
6 1 (2.17%) KVM
6 1 (2.17%) NFS
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.17%) SRDF
6 1 (2.17%) vCloud
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.35%) Ansible
3 2 (4.35%) Terraform
3 2 (4.35%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.17%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.17%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (2.17%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) IBM
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) Splunk
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco
3 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) Google
4 3 (6.52%) NetApp
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) EMC
5 2 (4.35%) Juniper
5 2 (4.35%) New Relic
5 2 (4.35%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.17%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.17%) Brocade
6 1 (2.17%) DataSynapse
6 1 (2.17%) Informatica
6 1 (2.17%) Intel
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