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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 289 347 380
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +33
Contract jobs citing PaaS 148 77 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.30% 5.22% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 45 41
Median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £633 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £409
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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
2351 1474 1066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.32% 6.55% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1703 975 774
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 8
Median hourly rate £26.25 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +105.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.54 £17.50 £16.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £35.00 £20.30
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 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 6 May 2016.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 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 +67 36 £550 +4.76% 13
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 163 (62.69%) IaaS
2 124 (47.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 111 (42.69%) DevOps
4 94 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (35.77%) Amazon AWS
6 86 (33.08%) Java
7 76 (29.23%) SaaS
8 70 (26.92%) Puppet
8 70 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 66 (25.38%) Linux
10 61 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
11 54 (20.77%) Docker
12 53 (20.38%) Finance
13 48 (18.46%) Windows
14 44 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
15 42 (16.15%) OpenStack
15 42 (16.15%) Migration
16 41 (15.77%) Configuration Management
17 40 (15.38%) TDD
18 37 (14.23%) Python
19 36 (13.85%) .NET
19 36 (13.85%) JIRA
19 36 (13.85%) Open Source
19 36 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
20 33 (12.69%) Confluence
20 33 (12.69%) VMware
21 32 (12.31%) Ruby
22 31 (11.92%) Ansible
23 30 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
23 30 (11.54%) SQL Server

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 42 (16.15%) OpenStack
2 33 (12.69%) Confluence
3 30 (11.54%) Cloud Foundry
4 19 (7.31%) JBoss
5 9 (3.46%) IIS
6 8 (3.08%) Apache
6 8 (3.08%) Node.js
6 8 (3.08%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.08%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.69%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.92%) nginx
9 4 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.54%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.77%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.38%) Drupal
12 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 19 (7.31%) HipChat
2 17 (6.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) RMDS
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 163 (62.69%) IaaS
2 124 (47.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (35.77%) Amazon AWS
4 76 (29.23%) SaaS
5 21 (8.08%) Heroku
6 17 (6.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 17 (6.54%) Office 365
7 11 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (2.69%) OpenShift
9 6 (2.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (2.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (1.54%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.54%) Route 53
12 2 (0.77%) Boomi
12 2 (0.77%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.38%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.92%) Firewall
2 17 (6.54%) LAN
2 17 (6.54%) WAN
3 15 (5.77%) SAN
3 15 (5.77%) VPN
4 12 (4.62%) DMZ
5 10 (3.85%) Network Security
6 7 (2.69%) NAS
7 5 (1.92%) iSCSI
7 5 (1.92%) Software-Defined Networking
7 5 (1.92%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.54%) DNS
8 4 (1.54%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.54%) Internet
9 3 (1.15%) BIG-IP
9 3 (1.15%) Kerberos
9 3 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.77%) DHCP
10 2 (0.77%) HTTP
10 2 (0.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.31%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (6.92%) MySQL
4 14 (5.38%) Redis
5 11 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.85%) OLAP
7 9 (3.46%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (2.31%) Big Data
8 6 (2.31%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.15%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.77%) BigQuery
11 2 (0.77%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (13.85%) JIRA
2 29 (11.15%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.46%) Octopus Deploy
4 19 (7.31%) Jenkins
5 17 (6.54%) TeamCity
6 13 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (4.23%) MSBuild
8 6 (2.31%) Travis CI
9 4 (1.54%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.15%) Subversion
10 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.77%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.77%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.77%) Maven
11 2 (0.77%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.77%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.38%) FishEye
12 1 (0.38%) Gradle
12 1 (0.38%) JUnit
General
1 53 (20.38%) Finance
2 22 (8.46%) Banking
3 10 (3.85%) Marketing
4 6 (2.31%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.92%) Retail
5 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.15%) Publishing
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Games
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (30.00%) Architect
2 33 (12.69%) Cloud Architect
2 33 (12.69%) Consultant
2 33 (12.69%) Solutions Architect
3 32 (12.31%) DevOps Engineer
4 29 (11.15%) Cloud Engineer
4 29 (11.15%) Developer
5 17 (6.54%) Azure Architect
6 16 (6.15%) AWS Architect
7 15 (5.77%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
8 13 (5.00%) Security Architect
9 12 (4.62%) Azure Engineer
9 12 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.23%) Azure Consultant
10 11 (4.23%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 11 (4.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.46%) Senior Platform Engineer
11 9 (3.46%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (13.85%) .NET
2 25 (9.62%) Web Services
3 21 (8.08%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (5.77%) Middleware
5 13 (5.00%) RESTful
6 12 (4.62%) AngularJS
6 12 (4.62%) HTML
7 9 (3.46%) CSS
7 9 (3.46%) J2EE
8 8 (3.08%) LAMP
8 8 (3.08%) SOAP
9 7 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (2.69%) HTML5
10 6 (2.31%) .NET Framework
11 5 (1.92%) jQuery
11 5 (1.92%) REST
11 5 (1.92%) Velocity
12 4 (1.54%) JSON
12 4 (1.54%) XML
13 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.38%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 12 (4.62%) User Experience
4 7 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.69%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.69%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.31%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.92%) Social Media
7 4 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.54%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.15%) BYOD
8 3 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.77%) Clustering
9 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.77%) New Media
9 2 (0.77%) SCADA
9 2 (0.77%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 66 (25.38%) Linux
2 48 (18.46%) Windows
3 29 (11.15%) Unix
4 19 (7.31%) Windows Server
5 13 (5.00%) VMS
6 10 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.31%) Windows 10
8 6 (2.31%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.54%) Android
9 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.15%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.77%) Mesosphere
11 2 (0.77%) Solaris
12 1 (0.38%) AIX
12 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (42.69%) DevOps
2 94 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (23.46%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (16.15%) Migration
5 41 (15.77%) Configuration Management
6 40 (15.38%) TDD
7 36 (13.85%) Continuous Delivery
7 36 (13.85%) Open Source
8 27 (10.38%) Automated Testing
9 22 (8.46%) Software Engineering
9 22 (8.46%) TOGAF
10 21 (8.08%) Scrum
11 19 (7.31%) Change Management
12 15 (5.77%) BDD
12 15 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (5.77%) Service Delivery
13 13 (5.00%) Project Management
14 12 (4.62%) High Availability
14 12 (4.62%) SDLC
15 11 (4.23%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (33.08%) Java
2 37 (14.23%) Python
3 32 (12.31%) Ruby
4 28 (10.77%) SQL
5 26 (10.00%) Go
6 22 (8.46%) PowerShell
7 21 (8.08%) Bash Shell
8 16 (6.15%) C#
8 16 (6.15%) C++
9 14 (5.38%) JavaScript
9 14 (5.38%) Perl
10 9 (3.46%) Bourne shell
11 8 (3.08%) Korn
12 6 (2.31%) C
13 5 (1.92%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (1.54%) Scala
15 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.77%) Jython
16 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.77%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 24 (9.23%) SC Cleared
3 15 (5.77%) Degree
4 6 (2.31%) CCNP
4 6 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.92%) CCNA
6 4 (1.54%) CISSP
6 4 (1.54%) RHCA
6 4 (1.54%) RHCE
6 4 (1.54%) RHCSA
7 3 (1.15%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.77%) CISM
8 2 (0.77%) CLAS
8 2 (0.77%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.77%) MCSA
8 2 (0.77%) MCSE
8 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.38%) MCITP
9 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 54 (20.77%) Docker
2 28 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (8.85%) Active Directory
4 22 (8.46%) vSphere
5 14 (5.38%) Hyper-V
6 11 (4.23%) vCloud
6 11 (4.23%) XenDesktop
7 9 (3.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (3.46%) Xen
7 9 (3.46%) XenApp
8 8 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (1.92%) NFS
10 4 (1.54%) Ceph
10 4 (1.54%) iptables
11 3 (1.15%) XenServer
12 2 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.38%) KVM
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.38%) SRDF
13 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 70 (26.92%) Puppet
2 44 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (11.92%) Ansible
4 16 (6.15%) Kubernetes
5 15 (5.77%) Mesos
6 13 (5.00%) SCCM
6 13 (5.00%) Terraform
7 9 (3.46%) CFEngine
8 5 (1.92%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (1.92%) Nagios
8 5 (1.92%) SCOM
9 4 (1.54%) HAProxy
9 4 (1.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 3 (1.15%) Windows Intune
11 2 (0.77%) Jitterbit
11 2 (0.77%) Salt
11 2 (0.77%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.77%) WSUS
11 2 (0.77%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.38%) MOM
Vendors
1 70 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.69%) VMware
3 25 (9.62%) Splunk
4 23 (8.85%) Atlassian
5 17 (6.54%) IBM
6 16 (6.15%) Oracle
7 9 (3.46%) Rackspace
8 8 (3.08%) Google
9 7 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (2.69%) Sybase
10 6 (2.31%) Cisco
10 6 (2.31%) Sage
11 5 (1.92%) AppDynamics
11 5 (1.92%) HP
12 4 (1.54%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.15%) Apple
13 3 (1.15%) Citrix
13 3 (1.15%) F5
13 3 (1.15%) SAP
13 3 (1.15%) Tableau
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