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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 96 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing PaaS 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.13% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.48% 4.35% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £428 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
115 46 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.25% 2.89% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 34 25
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £14.75 - £23.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

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
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 29 August 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
Derbyshire - 1 - -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (66.67%) IaaS
3 4 (44.44%) vCloud
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 4 (44.44%) Docker
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Mesos
3 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) RUP
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) SOA

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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (66.67%) IaaS
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Applications Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) ArchiMate
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Master Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) RUP
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Virtualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
1 4 (44.44%) vCloud
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
1 4 (44.44%) Mesos
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
2 1 (11.11%) VMware