The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 67 103 84
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -19
Contract jobs citing PaaS 22 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.94% 0.13% 0.085%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.40% 2.06% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 1
Median daily rate £575 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PaaS
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
94 97 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.28% 6.14% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 60 17
Median daily rate £525 £509 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% +35.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £565 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 31 (73.81%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (69.05%) DevOps
3 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (64.29%) Microservices
5 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
6 22 (52.38%) Java
6 22 (52.38%) Spring
7 20 (47.62%) Cloud Foundry
7 20 (47.62%) Spring Boot
8 19 (45.24%) MuleSoft
8 19 (45.24%) MongoDB
9 17 (40.48%) HTML
10 16 (38.10%) CSS
10 16 (38.10%) Middleware
10 16 (38.10%) IaaS
11 15 (35.71%) New Relic
11 15 (35.71%) AppDynamics
11 15 (35.71%) CSS3
11 15 (35.71%) Splunk
11 15 (35.71%) HTML5
11 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (35.71%) Velocity
12 13 (30.95%) Release Management
12 13 (30.95%) Linux
13 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
15 9 (21.43%) DNS
15 9 (21.43%) Ubuntu
15 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (21.43%) SaaS

PaaS
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 20 (47.62%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (14.29%) nginx
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
4 4 (9.52%) Confluence
4 4 (9.52%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.38%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) Jetty
5 1 (2.38%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (73.81%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (38.10%) IaaS
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (21.43%) SaaS
5 6 (14.29%) GitHub
6 5 (11.90%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (9.52%) CloudBees
7 4 (9.52%) OpenShift
8 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.38%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (2.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.76%) Big Data
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.29%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.52%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.38%) GoCD
4 1 (2.38%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Architect
2 12 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Azure Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Platform Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) Spring
2 20 (47.62%) Spring Boot
3 17 (40.48%) HTML
4 16 (38.10%) CSS
4 16 (38.10%) Middleware
5 15 (35.71%) CSS3
5 15 (35.71%) HTML5
5 15 (35.71%) Velocity
6 4 (9.52%) JSON
6 4 (9.52%) REST
6 4 (9.52%) SOAP
7 2 (4.76%) Node.js
8 1 (2.38%) J2EE
8 1 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (11.90%) Public Cloud
3 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Ubuntu
3 6 (14.29%) Windows
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.52%) CentOS
6 3 (7.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (69.05%) DevOps
2 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (64.29%) Microservices
4 13 (30.95%) Release Management
5 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
6 8 (19.05%) Scrum
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL
7 7 (16.67%) Open Source
8 6 (14.29%) Kanban
9 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.90%) Identity Management
9 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.90%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (9.52%) Software Delivery
10 4 (9.52%) TDD
10 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) JavaScript
2 22 (52.38%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) Python
4 3 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) Go
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) Docker
4 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) Ansible
3 3 (7.14%) Salt
4 1 (2.38%) Packer
4 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) MuleSoft
2 15 (35.71%) AppDynamics
2 15 (35.71%) New Relic
2 15 (35.71%) Splunk
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) VMware
4 5 (11.90%) Dell
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) Rackspace