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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 87 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.064% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.84% 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £403 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £475
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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
102 69 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.93% 4.39% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 45 21
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £12.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £12.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

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
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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Leicestershire +15 4 - -
Lincolnshire - 4 £403 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 24 (85.71%) PaaS
2 23 (82.14%) Linux
3 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (60.71%) E-Commerce
5 16 (57.14%) MongoDB
5 16 (57.14%) Node.js
5 16 (57.14%) REST
5 16 (57.14%) Docker
6 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (39.29%) Python
9 10 (35.71%) .NET
9 10 (35.71%) C#
9 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
9 10 (35.71%) JSON
9 10 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (32.14%) Ubuntu
11 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
11 8 (28.57%) SQL
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 8 (28.57%) HTTP
12 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
12 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 7 (25.00%) XML
12 7 (25.00%) Windows
12 7 (25.00%) TDD
13 6 (21.43%) SaaS
14 5 (17.86%) Tableau
14 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement

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 5 (17.86%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) nginx
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 24 (85.71%) PaaS
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (21.43%) SaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) HTTP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) SSL
2 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (17.86%) Data Lake
3 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
3 5 (17.86%) HDInsight
3 5 (17.86%) InfluxDB
3 5 (17.86%) OpenTSDB
3 5 (17.86%) Power BI
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Node.js Developer
3 8 (28.57%) MongoDB Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Data Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) NoSQL Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) Node.js
1 16 (57.14%) REST
2 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) JSON
3 7 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.14%) J2EE
4 2 (7.14%) Java EE
4 2 (7.14%) JMS
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (3.57%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Ubuntu
3 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
5 4 (14.29%) CoreOS
6 2 (7.14%) VMS
7 1 (3.57%) AIX
7 1 (3.57%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) E-Commerce
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Business Process Improvement
5 5 (17.86%) Data Validation
5 5 (17.86%) ETL
5 5 (17.86%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
5 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement
5 5 (17.86%) Validation
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (10.71%) Web Development
8 2 (7.14%) Migration
9 1 (3.57%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Python
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (17.86%) R
6 3 (10.71%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Consul
2 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) MuleSoft
2 5 (17.86%) Tableau
2 5 (17.86%) Talend
3 1 (3.57%) VMware