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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 111 125 138
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing IaaS 20 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.57% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.84% 7.11% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 5
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £475 £418
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
255 239 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.22% 8.00% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 172 83
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 £48.75 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.20% +12.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £44.50 £41.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £106.25 £45.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.14 £25.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-35.43% +61.29%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +17 12 £413 +10.00%
Hertfordshire +17 6 £550 +15.78%
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 46 (83.64%) SaaS
2 36 (65.45%) PaaS
3 19 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (34.55%) Information Security
4 15 (27.27%) LAN
4 15 (27.27%) WAN
4 15 (27.27%) Linux
5 14 (25.45%) Identity Access Management
6 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (21.82%) Service Delivery
7 11 (20.00%) Firewall
7 11 (20.00%) Windows
7 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.00%) Security Operations
7 11 (20.00%) Patch Management
8 10 (18.18%) Information Governance
8 10 (18.18%) NHS
8 10 (18.18%) VMware
9 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (12.73%) Finance
11 6 (10.91%) Legal
11 6 (10.91%) Quality Management
11 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.91%) GxP
11 6 (10.91%) QMS
11 6 (10.91%) Prototyping
12 5 (9.09%) Web Services
12 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (7.27%) TOGAF

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 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 46 (83.64%) SaaS
2 36 (65.45%) PaaS
3 19 (34.55%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.64%) Office 365
5 2 (3.64%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) LAN
1 15 (27.27%) WAN
2 11 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (5.45%) Network Security
4 2 (3.64%) DNS
4 2 (3.64%) IP Telephony
4 2 (3.64%) Wireless
5 1 (1.82%) FTP
5 1 (1.82%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.64%) MarkLogic
2 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) Neo4j
2 2 (3.64%) Redis
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) GIS
3 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) Selenium
2 2 (3.64%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (80.00%) Architect
2 39 (70.91%) Solutions Architect
3 30 (54.55%) Security Architect
4 28 (50.91%) Security Solutions Architect
5 18 (32.73%) Cloud Architect
6 16 (29.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 8 (14.55%) Virtualisation Architect
9 6 (10.91%) Information Architect
9 6 (10.91%) Information Security Architect
9 6 (10.91%) Technologist
10 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Applications Architect
11 2 (3.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 2 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Architect
11 2 (3.64%) Senior DevOps
11 2 (3.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 1 (1.82%) AWS Architect
12 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) ELK Stack
2 2 (3.64%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) NHS
2 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) CCTV
3 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.64%) SCADA
3 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Information Security
2 14 (25.45%) Identity Access Management
3 12 (21.82%) Service Delivery
4 11 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 11 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 10 (18.18%) Information Governance
6 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (10.91%) Prototyping
7 6 (10.91%) QMS
7 6 (10.91%) Quality Management
7 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.27%) DevOps
9 4 (7.27%) TOGAF
10 3 (5.45%) ArchiMate
10 3 (5.45%) ITIL
11 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) Python
1 4 (7.27%) Ruby
2 2 (3.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.91%) GxP
3 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.64%) COBIT
5 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Ansible
1 4 (7.27%) Packer
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) Kibana
2 2 (3.64%) logstash
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) ESRI
4 1 (1.82%) hybris
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore