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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 96 95 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing IaaS 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.08% 8.51% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £333 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £403 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £474
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
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
113 47 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.97% 2.90% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 33 33
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £17.75 - £23.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.88 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-28.50% +28.20%

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 September 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 September 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
Leicestershire - 5 - -
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire -11 3 £330 -5.71%
Northamptonshire - 3 £500 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (44.44%) Office 365
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) Mac OS X
5 7 (38.89%) PaaS
5 7 (38.89%) DevOps
5 7 (38.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Ansible
6 5 (27.78%) Docker
6 5 (27.78%) Puppet
6 5 (27.78%) SCCM
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
7 4 (22.22%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) HTTP
7 4 (22.22%) Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) Google
7 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
7 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (22.22%) Node.js
7 4 (22.22%) REST
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3

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 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) Mule
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (44.44%) Office 365
4 7 (38.89%) PaaS
5 4 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) VPN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
1 4 (22.22%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) AMQP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Design Authority
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
1 4 (22.22%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) Mac OS X
4 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Data Privacy
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) Go
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Docker
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Consul
4 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (5.56%) Mesos
4 1 (5.56%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Google
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
3 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto