The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 63 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.20% - 1.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.69% - 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £570 £388
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +47.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.86 -
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
13 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.55% 1.23% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 11
Average daily rate £425 £340 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £47.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PaaS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing PaaS 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 PaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) VMware