The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS 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 PaaS over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 109 121 133
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Contract jobs citing PaaS 20 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.88% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.66% 5.37% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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 of England region.

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
231 149 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.20% 5.79% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 99 116
Median daily rate £389 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.61% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £616 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 3
Median hourly rate £16.25 £36.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.47% +108.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PaaS
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 PaaS across the East of England region.

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PaaS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PaaS across the East of England region.

PaaS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PaaS
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 PaaS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 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 +13 13 - -
Essex +5 4 - -
Hertfordshire -2 2 £600 +20.00% 2
Suffolk - 1 £350 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 of England region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (78.26%) IaaS
2 15 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
3 14 (60.87%) Node.js
4 13 (56.52%) REST
4 13 (56.52%) Docker
4 13 (56.52%) Linux
5 12 (52.17%) MongoDB
6 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
7 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
8 8 (34.78%) Windows
8 8 (34.78%) SaaS
9 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
9 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (26.09%) Mac OS X
9 6 (26.09%) CRM
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (21.74%) Web Services
10 5 (21.74%) .NET
11 4 (17.39%) PHP
11 4 (17.39%) C#
11 4 (17.39%) Java
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle
11 4 (17.39%) HTTP
11 4 (17.39%) Marketing
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle CX
11 4 (17.39%) Presales
11 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
11 4 (17.39%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)

PaaS
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 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (78.26%) IaaS
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (34.78%) SaaS
4 4 (17.39%) Office 365
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle CX
5 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) AMQP
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
1 11 (47.83%) Node.js Developer
2 9 (39.13%) MongoDB Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Azure Architect
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) CRM Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) AWS Architect
6 2 (8.70%) CRM Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.35%) NoSQL Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Node.js
2 13 (56.52%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) .NET
3 5 (21.74%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) Mac OS X
3 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (26.09%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 4 (17.39%) Presales
4 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Data Security
6 2 (8.70%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Front End Development
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) Go
3 1 (4.35%) Python
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Consul
1 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft