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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 81 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.14% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.75% 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £588 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
87 94 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.80% 6.60% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 66 34
Median daily rate £415 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £316 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £572 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 26 (83.87%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (77.42%) Microservices
3 23 (74.19%) DevOps
4 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (61.29%) Spring
5 19 (61.29%) Java
5 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
5 19 (61.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 18 (58.06%) Spring Boot
7 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
8 16 (51.61%) MuleSoft
8 16 (51.61%) HTML
9 15 (48.39%) CSS
9 15 (48.39%) Velocity
9 15 (48.39%) New Relic
9 15 (48.39%) AppDynamics
9 15 (48.39%) HTML5
9 15 (48.39%) CSS3
9 15 (48.39%) Splunk
10 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (41.94%) Release Management
11 13 (41.94%) Middleware
12 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
13 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (29.03%) IaaS
14 9 (29.03%) DNS
15 7 (22.58%) Linux
15 7 (22.58%) Scrum
15 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (22.58%) Ubuntu

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 19 (61.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (19.35%) nginx
3 5 (16.13%) Apache
4 3 (9.68%) Confluence
5 2 (6.45%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.23%) CloudStack
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) Jetty
6 1 (3.23%) Mongrel
6 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (83.87%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (29.03%) IaaS
4 5 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (16.13%) SaaS
5 3 (9.68%) CloudBees
5 3 (9.68%) GitHub
5 3 (9.68%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.23%) DigitalOcean
6 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 3 (9.68%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.23%) GoCD
3 1 (3.23%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.45%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Azure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Platform Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
6 1 (3.23%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Spring
2 18 (58.06%) Spring Boot
3 16 (51.61%) HTML
4 15 (48.39%) CSS
4 15 (48.39%) CSS3
4 15 (48.39%) HTML5
4 15 (48.39%) Velocity
5 13 (41.94%) Middleware
6 3 (9.68%) JSON
6 3 (9.68%) REST
6 3 (9.68%) SOAP
7 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.68%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
1 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (22.58%) Ubuntu
2 6 (19.35%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Microservices
2 23 (74.19%) DevOps
3 21 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (41.94%) Release Management
5 11 (35.48%) Configuration Management
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
7 5 (16.13%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) BDD
9 3 (9.68%) ITSM
9 3 (9.68%) Kanban
9 3 (9.68%) Service Management
9 3 (9.68%) Software Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) TDD
9 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.23%) Go
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) Docker
4 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Packer
2 1 (3.23%) Salt
2 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) MuleSoft
2 15 (48.39%) AppDynamics
2 15 (48.39%) New Relic
2 15 (48.39%) Splunk
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) Dell
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat