The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 90 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IaaS 11 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% - 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.17% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Median daily rate £575 - £345
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 - £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £448
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IaaS
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 East Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
120 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.57% 3.30% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 33 17
Median daily rate £500 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £178 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £23.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 5 £613 -
Leicestershire - 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £525 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £1,000 - 1
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (70.59%) DevOps
3 9 (52.94%) Ansible
3 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (52.94%) Puppet
4 8 (47.06%) PaaS
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) Office 365
5 5 (29.41%) Docker
5 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (29.41%) Mesos
5 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) vCloud
5 5 (29.41%) SCCM
6 4 (23.53%) Google
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
6 4 (23.53%) Mac OS X
6 4 (23.53%) Wireless
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 4 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) TOGAF

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Mule
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (47.06%) Office 365
3 8 (47.06%) PaaS
4 4 (23.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) VPN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
1 4 (23.53%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Applications Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Senior Applications Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Senior DevOps
1 5 (29.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Mac OS X
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) Data Privacy
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Network Design
6 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Docker
2 5 (29.41%) vCloud
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Ansible
1 9 (52.94%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Kubernetes
2 5 (29.41%) Mesos
2 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (29.41%) SCCM
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Google
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) Palo Alto