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 5 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 88 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 15 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.00% 0.15% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.02% 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Median daily rate £565 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
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
107 67 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.10% 5.06% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 40 18
Median daily rate £500 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £275 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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 5 May 2016.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 16 (94.12%) DevOps
2 15 (88.24%) SaaS
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (76.47%) Linux
4 13 (76.47%) Open Source
5 10 (58.82%) IaaS
6 6 (35.29%) Python
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
7 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 5 (29.41%) C++
7 5 (29.41%) Resource Management
7 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 5 (29.41%) Coaching
8 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services Management
9 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
10 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
10 2 (11.76%) SFIA
10 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (11.76%) Line Management

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 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Jetty
2 1 (5.88%) nginx
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) SaaS
2 10 (58.82%) IaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) MSI
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services Management
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Pandas
3 1 (5.88%) Scrapy
3 1 (5.88%) WSDL
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Fedora
3 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) DevOps
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) Open Source
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) Coaching
5 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
5 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 5 (29.41%) Resource Management
6 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) Line Management
7 2 (11.76%) SFIA
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.88%) Data Acquisition
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) User Stories
8 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
1 6 (35.29%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
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