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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 83 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing IaaS 10 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.86% 0.70% 0.085%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.10% 11.22% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £573 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
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
99 98 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.56% 6.25% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 61 17
Median daily rate £523 £508 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +35.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £328 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £565 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £420
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-41.81% +52.77%

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 5 December 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 15 (93.75%) PaaS
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (50.00%) SaaS
3 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 7 (43.75%) Kanban
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) Spring
5 6 (37.50%) JIRA
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) Microservices
5 6 (37.50%) GitHub
6 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (31.25%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (31.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (31.25%) BDD
6 5 (31.25%) Puppet
6 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) Dell
6 5 (31.25%) Python

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 5 (31.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (25.00%) Confluence
3 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (6.25%) CloudStack
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Jetty
4 1 (6.25%) Mongrel
4 1 (6.25%) Mule ESB
4 1 (6.25%) nginx
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) PaaS
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (50.00%) SaaS
4 6 (37.50%) GitHub
5 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) CloudBees
6 4 (25.00%) OpenShift
7 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (6.25%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (6.25%) Heroku
7 1 (6.25%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) HBase
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (25.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (6.25%) GoCD
5 1 (6.25%) Grunt
5 1 (6.25%) Maven
5 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
5 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Web Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) Spring Boot
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
6 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.25%) CSS3
6 1 (6.25%) ELK Stack
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP
6 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
1 5 (31.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) CoreOS
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Kanban
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (37.50%) Microservices
4 5 (31.25%) BDD
4 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (25.00%) ATDD
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (18.75%) ITSM
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Go
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (6.25%) HDFS
4 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
4 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) Packer
3 1 (6.25%) Salt
3 1 (6.25%) Terraform
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) MuleSoft
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
6 1 (6.25%) Google
6 1 (6.25%) New Relic
6 1 (6.25%) SaltStack
6 1 (6.25%) Splunk