The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 225 324 333
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +9
Contract jobs citing PaaS 227 110 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.05% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.32% 5.54% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 82 80
Median daily rate £500 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £723 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £100.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PaaS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3101 1987 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.38% 8.77% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2300 1517 1026
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.62 £21.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.77% -4.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.28 £11.45 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £100.00 £33.70
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 London

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in London

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in London

PaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PaaS across the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in London

PaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PaaS across the London region.

PaaS Hourly Rate Trend in London

PaaS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +20 30 £519 +1.21% 8
Croydon - 1 £468 -
Chiswick - 1 £477 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 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 London region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 290 (60.42%) IaaS
2 225 (46.88%) Amazon AWS
3 213 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (40.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 184 (38.33%) DevOps
6 118 (24.58%) Java
7 111 (23.13%) SaaS
8 102 (21.25%) Microsoft
9 99 (20.63%) Cloud Foundry
10 91 (18.96%) Linux
11 86 (17.92%) Docker
12 82 (17.08%) Microservices
12 82 (17.08%) Git (software)
13 79 (16.46%) Python
14 78 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
15 76 (15.83%) Finance
16 74 (15.42%) TDD
16 74 (15.42%) Scrum
17 73 (15.21%) Windows
18 72 (15.00%) Puppet
19 68 (14.17%) Unix
20 65 (13.54%) Jenkins
21 62 (12.92%) Open Source
22 61 (12.71%) Ansible
23 60 (12.50%) HTML
24 59 (12.29%) JIRA
25 57 (11.88%) Opscode Chef
26 56 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
27 55 (11.46%) High Availability
28 54 (11.25%) .NET

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 99 (20.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 50 (10.42%) Confluence
3 35 (7.29%) OpenStack
4 24 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (3.33%) nginx
6 14 (2.92%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.92%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.50%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.67%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.67%) IIS
9 8 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.46%) CMS
11 6 (1.25%) Apache Solr
11 6 (1.25%) JBoss
12 5 (1.04%) Apache
12 5 (1.04%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.83%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.50%) MS Office
3 5 (1.04%) MS Project
4 4 (0.83%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 290 (60.42%) IaaS
2 225 (46.88%) Amazon AWS
3 196 (40.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 111 (23.13%) SaaS
5 53 (11.04%) OpenShift
6 36 (7.50%) GitHub
7 34 (7.08%) Office 365
8 29 (6.04%) AWS CloudFormation
9 24 (5.00%) CloudBees
10 21 (4.38%) Heroku
11 20 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 20 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 18 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
13 14 (2.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 14 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
14 13 (2.71%) Bluemix
14 13 (2.71%) IBM Cloud
15 12 (2.50%) Amazon S3
16 11 (2.29%) AWS CloudTrail
16 11 (2.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.46%) Firewall
2 21 (4.38%) HTTP
2 21 (4.38%) WAN
3 20 (4.17%) SSL
4 19 (3.96%) LAN
4 19 (3.96%) VPN
5 18 (3.75%) Network Security
5 18 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 14 (2.92%) Internet
7 13 (2.71%) DMARC
8 12 (2.50%) DMZ
9 11 (2.29%) DKIM
9 11 (2.29%) DNS
9 11 (2.29%) SMTP
10 10 (2.08%) Software-Defined Networking
11 7 (1.46%) AMQP
11 7 (1.46%) LDAP
12 5 (1.04%) MQTT
12 5 (1.04%) VoIP
13 4 (0.83%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 35 (7.29%) SQL Server
3 22 (4.58%) NoSQL
3 22 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (3.75%) MySQL
4 18 (3.75%) Redis
5 16 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 15 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
9 10 (2.08%) Big Data
10 9 (1.88%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.67%) Power BI
12 7 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 82 (17.08%) Git (software)
2 65 (13.54%) Jenkins
3 59 (12.29%) JIRA
4 29 (6.04%) SonarQube
5 19 (3.96%) Subversion
5 19 (3.96%) Vagrant
6 16 (3.33%) Mercurial
7 15 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 14 (2.92%) JUnit
8 14 (2.92%) Selenium
9 13 (2.71%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (1.88%) Visual Studio
11 8 (1.67%) Bazaar
11 8 (1.67%) Gradle
11 8 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
12 7 (1.46%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (1.46%) Mockito
13 6 (1.25%) Jasmine
13 6 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (15.83%) Finance
2 53 (11.04%) Banking
3 33 (6.88%) Retail
4 24 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.29%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.88%) Advertising
7 9 (1.88%) Electronics
8 8 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.67%) Marketing
9 4 (0.83%) Legal
9 4 (0.83%) Publishing
10 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Back Office
11 2 (0.42%) Games
11 2 (0.42%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 148 (30.83%) Architect
2 73 (15.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 62 (12.92%) Cloud Architect
4 58 (12.08%) Developer
5 39 (8.13%) AWS Engineer
5 39 (8.13%) Consultant
6 38 (7.92%) Azure Architect
7 35 (7.29%) AWS DevOps
8 34 (7.08%) Cloud Engineer
9 33 (6.88%) AWS Architect
10 32 (6.67%) Project Manager
11 28 (5.83%) Infrastructure Architect
12 27 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (4.17%) Azure Consultant
14 17 (3.54%) Analyst
15 15 (3.13%) Cloud Consultant
15 15 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 14 (2.92%) Technical Architect
16 14 (2.92%) Web Engineer
17 13 (2.71%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (12.50%) HTML
2 54 (11.25%) .NET
3 46 (9.58%) CSS
3 46 (9.58%) REST
4 44 (9.17%) HTML5
5 38 (7.92%) JSON
5 38 (7.92%) SOAP
6 37 (7.71%) Spring
7 36 (7.50%) Node.js
8 33 (6.88%) Web Services
9 31 (6.46%) CSS3
10 30 (6.25%) RESTful
11 26 (5.42%) AngularJS
12 25 (5.21%) Middleware
12 25 (5.21%) React
13 24 (5.00%) Backbone.js
13 24 (5.00%) jQuery
14 22 (4.58%) Spring Boot
15 20 (4.17%) Dojo
16 18 (3.75%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 32 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 28 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 26 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (5.21%) User Experience
6 19 (3.96%) Private Cloud
7 12 (2.50%) Cloud Native
8 11 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.67%) Clustering
9 8 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
11 6 (1.25%) iPad
11 6 (1.25%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.25%) Minimum Viable Product
12 5 (1.04%) CMDB
12 5 (1.04%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.83%) Social Media
13 4 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 91 (18.96%) Linux
2 73 (15.21%) Windows
3 68 (14.17%) Unix
4 18 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.46%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.25%) Android
8 5 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.63%) CentOS
10 3 (0.63%) Fedora
10 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.42%) AIX
11 2 (0.42%) Solaris
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.21%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.21%) VMS
12 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (44.38%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (38.33%) DevOps
3 82 (17.08%) Microservices
4 78 (16.25%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (15.42%) Scrum
5 74 (15.42%) TDD
6 62 (12.92%) Open Source
7 56 (11.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 55 (11.46%) High Availability
9 42 (8.75%) Configuration Management
10 41 (8.54%) BDD
11 39 (8.13%) Migration
12 38 (7.92%) Project Management
13 33 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (6.88%) Kanban
13 33 (6.88%) Load Balancing
14 31 (6.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (5.42%) Disaster Recovery
15 26 (5.42%) Software Delivery
16 24 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (24.58%) Java
2 79 (16.46%) Python
3 50 (10.42%) JavaScript
4 49 (10.21%) PowerShell
5 42 (8.75%) Ruby
6 40 (8.33%) SQL
7 37 (7.71%) C#
8 36 (7.50%) Go
9 28 (5.83%) Perl
10 21 (4.38%) Scala
11 9 (1.88%) PHP
12 8 (1.67%) Groovy
12 8 (1.67%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.46%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.25%) C
15 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.83%) Erlang
16 4 (0.83%) Jython
17 3 (0.63%) C++
18 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 42 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 34 (7.08%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.58%) AWS Certification
4 13 (2.71%) Degree
5 11 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.25%) CCNA
7 6 (1.25%) CISSP
7 6 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.83%) MCSD
9 4 (0.83%) MCSE
9 4 (0.83%) MCTS
9 4 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.83%) PMP
9 4 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.42%) CISM
11 1 (0.21%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.29%) QA
2 9 (1.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (1.04%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) COBIT
4 2 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 86 (17.92%) Docker
2 35 (7.29%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.50%) vCloud
5 9 (1.88%) KVM
5 9 (1.88%) XenApp
6 8 (1.67%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.25%) LXC
7 6 (1.25%) vSphere
8 5 (1.04%) Xen
9 4 (0.83%) Ceph
10 3 (0.63%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.21%) Gluster
12 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 72 (15.00%) Puppet
2 61 (12.71%) Ansible
3 57 (11.88%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (6.67%) Terraform
5 24 (5.00%) Salt
6 21 (4.38%) Kubernetes
7 18 (3.75%) Mesos
8 14 (2.92%) SCOM
9 11 (2.29%) Kibana
9 11 (2.29%) logstash
10 8 (1.67%) CA Single Sign-On
10 8 (1.67%) rkt
11 7 (1.46%) Grafana
12 6 (1.25%) Graphite
12 6 (1.25%) SCCM
13 4 (0.83%) Ganglia
13 4 (0.83%) StatsD
14 3 (0.63%) Nagios
14 3 (0.63%) PowerCLI
15 2 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 102 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.96%) Splunk
3 29 (6.04%) Google
4 26 (5.42%) Oracle
4 26 (5.42%) VMware
5 24 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 22 (4.58%) MuleSoft
7 21 (4.38%) IBM
8 20 (4.17%) AppDynamics
9 17 (3.54%) Citrix
10 13 (2.71%) New Relic
11 12 (2.50%) Cisco
12 10 (2.08%) ServiceNow
13 9 (1.88%) Mercator
13 9 (1.88%) SaltStack
14 8 (1.67%) Riverbed
14 8 (1.67%) SAP
15 7 (1.46%) ATG
15 7 (1.46%) Tableau
16 6 (1.25%) Veracode
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