The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 50 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 11 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.62% 1.34% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.58% 23.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate £600 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
81 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.91% 5.77% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 16
Median daily rate £428 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £400 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.25 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.50% +257.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +96.07%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PaaS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 14 (100.00%) SaaS
1 14 (100.00%) IaaS
2 11 (78.57%) Service Delivery
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) Information Governance
3 10 (71.43%) NHS
4 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
4 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Maximo
4 3 (21.43%) GIS
4 3 (21.43%) ESRI
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) FTP
4 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (21.43%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) IaaS
1 14 (100.00%) SaaS
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) GIS
1 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Architect
2 13 (92.86%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (71.43%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (71.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Applications Architect
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Architect
6 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) REST
1 3 (21.43%) SOAP
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) NHS
2 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Service Delivery
2 10 (71.43%) Information Governance
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) ESRI
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) VMware