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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.19% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £580
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -18.10%
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
20 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.80% 1.36% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 6
Average daily rate £438 £425 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +20.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £425 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £47.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +33.43%

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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 1 - -
PaaS
East of England

PaaS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) IBM PureFlex
1 2 (100.00%) Presales

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) IBM PureFlex
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Virtualisation Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft