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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 123 146 188
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +42
Contract jobs citing IaaS 42 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.33% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.37% 5.88% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 11 17
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
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
405 221 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.80% 6.42% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 187 219
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £19.92 £26.32 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.31% +34.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 43 (63.24%) PaaS
2 31 (45.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (30.88%) Linux
5 19 (27.94%) Finance
5 19 (27.94%) SaaS
5 19 (27.94%) DevOps
6 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (25.00%) Windows
8 14 (20.59%) Oracle
9 13 (19.12%) .NET
9 13 (19.12%) Project Management
9 13 (19.12%) PowerShell
10 12 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (16.18%) Public Cloud
12 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
12 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
12 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
12 10 (14.71%) Python
12 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
13 9 (13.24%) VPN
13 9 (13.24%) C#
13 9 (13.24%) Java
13 9 (13.24%) VMware
13 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (13.24%) Open Source
13 9 (13.24%) Puppet
14 8 (11.76%) High Availability
14 8 (11.76%) Splunk

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 5 (7.35%) IIS
2 4 (5.88%) JBoss
3 3 (4.41%) Confluence
3 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (63.24%) PaaS
2 31 (45.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (27.94%) SaaS
4 18 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (7.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (5.88%) Office 365
8 3 (4.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.47%) G Suite
9 1 (1.47%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) VPN
2 6 (8.82%) DNS
3 5 (7.35%) DMARC
4 4 (5.88%) LAN
4 4 (5.88%) WAN
5 3 (4.41%) AMQP
5 3 (4.41%) DKIM
5 3 (4.41%) Firewall
5 3 (4.41%) Internet
5 3 (4.41%) LDAP
5 3 (4.41%) SMTP
6 2 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (1.47%) DMZ
7 1 (1.47%) MQTT
7 1 (1.47%) NAS
7 1 (1.47%) Network Security
7 1 (1.47%) SAN
7 1 (1.47%) VoIP
7 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.94%) DB2
3 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.94%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.94%) MSI
4 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (27.94%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.94%) Electronics
5 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Billing
6 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Architect
2 12 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 11 (16.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (10.29%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Azure Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Deployment Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 4 (5.88%) Oracle Project Manager
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.41%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.41%) Software Deployment Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) Web Services
3 7 (10.29%) HTML
4 4 (5.88%) HTML5
4 4 (5.88%) Middleware
5 3 (4.41%) CSS
5 3 (4.41%) jQuery
5 3 (4.41%) REST
5 3 (4.41%) RESTful
5 3 (4.41%) SOAP
5 3 (4.41%) XML
6 2 (2.94%) JSON
6 2 (2.94%) JSON Schema
6 2 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (2.94%) Node.js
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.94%) XSD
7 1 (1.47%) OpenID
7 1 (1.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) Clustering
3 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) PKI
3 2 (2.94%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.47%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.88%) Linux
2 17 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.41%) Unix
5 1 (1.47%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.94%) DevOps
3 13 (19.12%) Project Management
4 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.24%) Open Source
6 8 (11.76%) High Availability
6 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.29%) Build Automation
7 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.29%) ITIL
7 7 (10.29%) Load Balancing
7 7 (10.29%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.29%) Scrum
7 7 (10.29%) TDD
8 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.35%) Performance Management
9 5 (7.35%) Service Design
9 5 (7.35%) Software Architecture
9 5 (7.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) PowerShell
2 10 (14.71%) Python
3 9 (13.24%) C#
3 9 (13.24%) Java
4 7 (10.29%) Ruby
5 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.88%) SQL
8 2 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.47%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) CISSP
4 1 (1.47%) ISEB
4 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) Docker
3 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (13.24%) Puppet
3 7 (10.29%) Ansible
4 6 (8.82%) Terraform
5 1 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (1.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Oracle
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.24%) VMware
4 8 (11.76%) Splunk
5 6 (8.82%) New Relic
5 6 (8.82%) Rackspace
6 4 (5.88%) Cisco
6 4 (5.88%) Dell
6 4 (5.88%) HP
7 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.94%) IBM
8 2 (2.94%) NetApp
8 2 (2.94%) SAP
8 2 (2.94%) Sybase
8 2 (2.94%) Teradata
9 1 (1.47%) Akamai
9 1 (1.47%) Citrix
9 1 (1.47%) F5
9 1 (1.47%) Google
9 1 (1.47%) Riverbed
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