The first table below looks at the demand for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the East Midlands region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 95 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.15% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.45% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £350 £600 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
31 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.93% 0.62% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Average daily rate £350 £575 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +64.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
PaaS
England

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PaaS across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS.

1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Software AG
2 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) Software AG
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow