The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 88 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing IaaS 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.54% 3.92% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £650 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.86
IaaS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
107 51 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.20% 4.48% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 38 49
Average daily rate £425 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £180.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

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
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (65.00%) Linux
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 10 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 10 (50.00%) Unix
3 10 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (45.00%) Python
4 9 (45.00%) Citrix
4 9 (45.00%) Teradata
4 9 (45.00%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (45.00%) Machine Learning
4 9 (45.00%) Big Data
4 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (45.00%) R
4 9 (45.00%) Node.js
4 9 (45.00%) Tableau
4 9 (45.00%) StatsD
4 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (45.00%) Apigee
4 9 (45.00%) Mashery
5 8 (40.00%) Internet
6 7 (35.00%) Web Accessibility

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (45.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) PaaS
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (45.00%) Big Data
2 9 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) HBase
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) MSI
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Digital Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Digital Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (45.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) LAMP
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) WSDL
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (10.00%) Social Media
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) Replication
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Machine Learning
3 7 (35.00%) Web Accessibility
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Line Management
5 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Code Coverage
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (5.00%) Information Security
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) R
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) HDFS
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (45.00%) StatsD
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) Salt
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Storage Server
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) Apigee
2 9 (45.00%) Citrix
2 9 (45.00%) Mashery
2 9 (45.00%) Tableau
2 9 (45.00%) Teradata
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
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