The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank - - 63
Contract jobs citing PaaS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PaaS
East of 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 Essex region.

Cloud Services Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
15 36 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.48% 6.73% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 17
Median daily rate £363 £250 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -31.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £173 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £162.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +257.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PaaS across the Essex region.

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Essex

PaaS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM PureFlex
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft