The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS 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 PaaS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 78 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing PaaS 28 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.66% 0.13% 0.059%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.39% 3.45% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £558 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.96% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PaaS
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
161 58 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.57% 3.77% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 36 52
Median daily rate £425 £360 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -24.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £225 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £420
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £19.38 £12.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -47.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-41.81% +52.77%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PaaS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

PaaS
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 PaaS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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 +9 13 £301 -16.46%
Derbyshire - 10 £565 -
Lincolnshire - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £335 - 1
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 27 (84.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (65.63%) IaaS
3 18 (56.25%) Linux
4 16 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 16 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 15 (46.88%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
6 13 (40.63%) SQL
7 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (37.50%) Node.js
7 12 (37.50%) REST
7 12 (37.50%) Docker
8 11 (34.38%) Power BI
9 10 (31.25%) Apache Spark
9 10 (31.25%) HDInsight
9 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 10 (31.25%) C#
10 9 (28.13%) .NET
11 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (21.88%) Degree
11 7 (21.88%) SaaS
12 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
12 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
12 6 (18.75%) JSON
12 6 (18.75%) Python
12 6 (18.75%) Windows
13 5 (15.63%) Web Services
13 5 (15.63%) XML
13 5 (15.63%) ETL

PaaS
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 10 (31.25%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 27 (84.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (65.63%) IaaS
3 15 (46.88%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (21.88%) SaaS
5 5 (15.63%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) AMQP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Network Security
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (34.38%) Power BI
3 10 (31.25%) HDInsight
4 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
6 5 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (15.63%) Data Lake
6 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
6 5 (15.63%) InfluxDB
6 5 (15.63%) OpenTSDB
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (12.50%) Big Data
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.63%) Aerospace
2 4 (12.50%) Advertising
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Node.js Developer
3 8 (25.00%) MongoDB Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Architect
5 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Data Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Azure Architect
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) Node.js
1 12 (37.50%) REST
2 9 (28.13%) .NET
3 6 (18.75%) JSON
4 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 5 (15.63%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Fintech
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Mac OS X
3 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.63%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Business Process Improvement
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (15.63%) Data Validation
5 5 (15.63%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) ETL
5 5 (15.63%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Machine Learning
5 5 (15.63%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Process Improvement
5 5 (15.63%) Validation
6 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (9.38%) Data Management
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 5 (15.63%) R
4 5 (15.63%) Scala
5 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Docker
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Consul
1 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) MuleSoft
2 5 (15.63%) Tableau
2 5 (15.63%) Talend
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.13%) VMware