The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.17% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
71 39 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.03% 3.65% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 27 2
Average daily rate £359 £325 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £443 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PaaS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS.

1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) RSpec
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef