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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 121 139 144
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs citing PaaS 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.19% 0.099%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.00% 2.37% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £506 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.45% +32.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £505
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
233 253 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.14% 8.12% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 179 97
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.25% -2.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

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 29 July 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 29 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
Bedfordshire - 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire +11 2 £600 +29.72% 3
Cambridgeshire - 2 £413 - 1
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 39 (100.00%) SaaS
1 39 (100.00%) IaaS
2 16 (41.03%) Identity Access Management
3 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (33.33%) LAN
4 13 (33.33%) WAN
5 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.21%) Service Delivery
6 11 (28.21%) Firewall
6 11 (28.21%) Security Operations
6 11 (28.21%) Patch Management
7 10 (25.64%) Information Governance
7 10 (25.64%) NHS
7 10 (25.64%) Windows
7 10 (25.64%) VMware
8 9 (23.08%) Information Security
8 9 (23.08%) Linux
9 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (12.82%) Office 365
11 4 (10.26%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
12 3 (7.69%) Oracle
12 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
12 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (7.69%) Network Security
12 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
12 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (5.13%) SCADA

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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 39 (100.00%) IaaS
1 39 (100.00%) SaaS
2 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.82%) Office 365
4 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) LAN
1 13 (33.33%) WAN
2 11 (28.21%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) Network Security
4 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
4 2 (5.13%) Wireless
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
5 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) GIS
1 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Legal
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Architect
2 31 (79.49%) Solutions Architect
3 24 (61.54%) Security Architect
4 20 (51.28%) Security Solutions Architect
5 19 (48.72%) Cloud Architect
6 16 (41.03%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 6 (15.38%) Information Architect
8 6 (15.38%) Information Security Architect
9 3 (7.69%) Azure Architect
10 2 (5.13%) Applications Architect
10 2 (5.13%) AWS Architect
10 2 (5.13%) CRM Architect
10 2 (5.13%) Network Security Architect
10 2 (5.13%) Technologist
11 1 (2.56%) Active Directory Architect
11 1 (2.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 1 (2.56%) IT Architect
11 1 (2.56%) IT Security Architect
11 1 (2.56%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) REST
1 1 (2.56%) SOAP
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) NHS
2 4 (10.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) CCTV
4 2 (5.13%) SCADA
4 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Identity Access Management
2 11 (28.21%) Patch Management
2 11 (28.21%) Security Operations
2 11 (28.21%) Service Delivery
3 10 (25.64%) Information Governance
4 9 (23.08%) Information Security
5 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 2 (5.13%) Data Security
6 2 (5.13%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.13%) Prototyping
6 2 (5.13%) QMS
6 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.56%) ArchiMate
7 1 (2.56%) ETL
7 1 (2.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.13%) GxP
4 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) ESRI
4 1 (2.56%) IBM