The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 91 98 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing IaaS 16 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.08% 0.70% 0.097%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.35% 15.19% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 1
Median daily rate £500 £500 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
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
141 79 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.49% 4.59% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 61 14
Median daily rate £513 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +32.35%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Leeds region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 24 (88.89%) PaaS
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (81.48%) Linux
3 22 (81.48%) SaaS
4 20 (74.07%) Open Source
5 18 (66.67%) DevOps
6 11 (40.74%) ITIL
6 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
7 10 (37.04%) Data Management
7 10 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (37.04%) Puppet
8 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
9 8 (29.63%) C++
9 8 (29.63%) Python
9 8 (29.63%) Middleware
9 8 (29.63%) Problem Management
10 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
11 6 (22.22%) Coaching
12 4 (14.81%) Java
12 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
12 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
12 4 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (14.81%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (11.11%) MuleSoft
13 3 (11.11%) Microservices
13 3 (11.11%) GitHub
13 3 (11.11%) Kanban
13 3 (11.11%) Cisco

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Jetty
1 1 (3.70%) Mule ESB
1 1 (3.70%) nginx
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 24 (88.89%) PaaS
2 22 (81.48%) SaaS
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (11.11%) GitHub
5 1 (3.70%) CloudBees
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Digital Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Database Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Web Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Middleware
2 3 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) SOAP
4 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (74.07%) Open Source
3 18 (66.67%) DevOps
4 11 (40.74%) ITIL
5 10 (37.04%) Data Management
6 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 8 (29.63%) Problem Management
8 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (22.22%) Coaching
9 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
10 3 (11.11%) Kanban
10 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
10 3 (11.11%) Microservices
10 3 (11.11%) Web Development
11 2 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
11 2 (7.41%) Network Design
11 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
11 2 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
12 1 (3.70%) BDD
12 1 (3.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) C++
2 8 (29.63%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) vCloud
1 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (37.04%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco
1 3 (11.11%) MuleSoft
1 3 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
2 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.70%) F5
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft