The first table below looks at the demand for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Leeds region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £414 £452
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.00 -
Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
33 53 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.10% 5.84% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 46 36
Average daily rate £350 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%
IaaS
West Yorkshire

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IaaS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing IaaS 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 IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware