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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 114 112 131
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing IaaS 12 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.55% 0.086%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.06% 9.72% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 2
Average daily rate £556 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £325 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.86
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
170 144 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.04% 5.70% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 100 31
Average daily rate £450 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Average hourly rate £22.75 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.58% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £29.75 £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +12 6 £575 +91.66%
Cambridgeshire +3 3 £419 -11.84% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £525 -
Essex - 1 - -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 18 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (68.18%) PaaS
3 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 10 (45.45%) SaaS
4 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) IBM
7 7 (31.82%) LAN
7 7 (31.82%) WAN
7 7 (31.82%) TOGAF
7 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
7 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) Data Integration
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) REST
8 6 (27.27%) High Availability
8 6 (27.27%) Maximo
8 6 (27.27%) GIS
8 6 (27.27%) ESRI
8 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
8 6 (27.27%) FTP
8 6 (27.27%) SOA
8 6 (27.27%) ETL
8 6 (27.27%) Citrix
8 6 (27.27%) SOAP
8 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing IaaS 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 IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 18 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (68.18%) PaaS
3 10 (45.45%) SaaS
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (9.09%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) LAN
1 7 (31.82%) WAN
2 6 (27.27%) FTP
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) GIS
3 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Architect
2 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (40.91%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Architect
5 3 (13.64%) AWS Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Integration Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) SOA Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Storage Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
7 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) Web Services
2 6 (27.27%) REST
2 6 (27.27%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Basis
4 1 (4.55%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Integration
2 5 (22.73%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Architecture
1 7 (31.82%) Load Balancing
1 7 (31.82%) TOGAF
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 6 (27.27%) ETL
2 6 (27.27%) High Availability
2 6 (27.27%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Presales
5 2 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) ABAP
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Graphite
1 1 (4.55%) logstash
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) IBM
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) ESRI
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) hybris
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.55%) EMC
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