The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 95 126 130
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Contract jobs citing IaaS 31 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.33% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.76% 6.04% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 7
Median daily rate £600 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £448 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £544 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
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 of England region.

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
243 149 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.45% 5.78% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 99 112
Median daily rate £388 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £581 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £404 £420
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.27% +108.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-41.81% +52.77%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 6 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
Cambridgeshire +20 21 - -
Bedfordshire +11 8 £606 +7.77% 1
Hertfordshire -7 1 £600 +20.00%
Suffolk - 1 £350 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 of England region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 27 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 24 (66.67%) Linux
3 23 (63.89%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (50.00%) PaaS
6 15 (41.67%) Windows
7 13 (36.11%) Node.js
7 13 (36.11%) REST
7 13 (36.11%) Docker
8 12 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
10 10 (27.78%) C#
11 8 (22.22%) DNS
11 8 (22.22%) High Availability
12 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
12 7 (19.44%) Python
12 7 (19.44%) Service Management
13 6 (16.67%) TDD
13 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
13 6 (16.67%) C++
13 6 (16.67%) Java
13 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
13 6 (16.67%) WAN
14 5 (13.89%) SaaS
14 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
14 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
14 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
14 5 (13.89%) LAN

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (63.89%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (50.00%) PaaS
4 5 (13.89%) SaaS
5 4 (11.11%) Office 365
6 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) WAN
3 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 4 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) AMQP
5 1 (2.78%) DHCP
5 1 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Architect
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Node.js Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (25.00%) MongoDB Developer
4 7 (19.44%) AWS Architect
5 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Azure Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) CRM Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Network Security Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) Node.js
1 13 (36.11%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) Kafka
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
4 8 (22.22%) High Availability
5 7 (19.44%) Service Management
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
8 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
8 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) Web Development
9 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (5.56%) CRM
9 2 (5.56%) Data Security
9 2 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
9 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
9 2 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
9 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.78%) Planning and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) Python
3 6 (16.67%) C++
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) Go
6 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Docker
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Consul
1 1 (2.78%) HAProxy
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix