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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 31 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.14% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 0 0
Median daily rate £565 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £445 £518
% change year-on-year
+10.11% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
148 71 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.20% 4.38% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 56 25
Median daily rate £500 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

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 23 July 2016.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (82.05%) Open Source
2 31 (79.49%) DevOps
3 30 (76.92%) Linux
4 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (66.67%) SaaS
6 24 (61.54%) IaaS
7 16 (41.03%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (41.03%) Puppet
7 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
8 15 (38.46%) ITIL
9 14 (35.90%) PRINCE2
9 14 (35.90%) Python
10 13 (33.33%) C++
11 12 (30.77%) Problem Management
12 11 (28.21%) BPSS Clearance
12 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
12 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
13 10 (25.64%) Data Management
13 10 (25.64%) Disclosure Scotland
14 9 (23.08%) Public Cloud
15 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Cloud
15 8 (20.51%) Middleware
16 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
16 7 (17.95%) Fedora
16 7 (17.95%) Ubuntu
16 7 (17.95%) CentOS
16 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (17.95%) Ansible

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 7 (17.95%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Jetty
2 1 (2.56%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.56%) nginx
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 26 (66.67%) SaaS
2 24 (61.54%) IaaS
3 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.69%) GitHub
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.56%) CloudBees
6 1 (2.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 8 (20.51%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (20.51%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Database Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Middleware
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services Management
4 3 (7.69%) Spring
5 2 (5.13%) Node.js
5 2 (5.13%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.56%) CSS
6 1 (2.56%) HTML
6 1 (2.56%) J2EE
6 1 (2.56%) JSON
6 1 (2.56%) Pandas
6 1 (2.56%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) Scrapy
6 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Public Cloud
2 8 (20.51%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) CentOS
2 7 (17.95%) Fedora
2 7 (17.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Open Source
2 31 (79.49%) DevOps
3 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (38.46%) ITIL
5 14 (35.90%) PRINCE2
6 12 (30.77%) Problem Management
7 10 (25.64%) Data Management
7 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.38%) Coaching
9 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 5 (12.82%) Resource Management
11 3 (7.69%) Kanban
11 3 (7.69%) Microservices
11 3 (7.69%) SFIA
11 3 (7.69%) Web Development
12 2 (5.13%) Line Management
12 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (5.13%) Use Case
12 2 (5.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) Python
3 13 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) BPSS Clearance
1 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (41.03%) Puppet
2 7 (17.95%) Ansible
3 6 (15.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft