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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 251 346 355
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +9
Contract jobs citing PaaS 181 89 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.13% 5.29% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 53 48
Median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £645 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
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
2539 1683 1298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.89% 7.20% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1893 1153 873
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £393 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 23
Median hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £17.15 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £40.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-42.60% +83.33%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +38 20 £550 +4.76% 5
Surbiton - 2 £550 -
Enfield - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Twickenham - 1 £388 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 180 (57.69%) IaaS
2 145 (46.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 138 (44.23%) DevOps
4 131 (41.99%) Amazon AWS
5 108 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (26.60%) Java
7 81 (25.96%) Linux
7 81 (25.96%) Docker
8 79 (25.32%) SaaS
9 76 (24.36%) Puppet
10 73 (23.40%) Microsoft
11 68 (21.79%) Finance
12 58 (18.59%) OpenStack
13 54 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
14 51 (16.35%) Windows
15 50 (16.03%) Python
16 49 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
17 48 (15.38%) Ansible
18 44 (14.10%) TDD
19 43 (13.78%) Migration
19 43 (13.78%) Open Source
20 42 (13.46%) SQL
21 41 (13.14%) Cloud Foundry
21 41 (13.14%) .NET
22 40 (12.82%) SQL Server
22 40 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
23 39 (12.50%) Git (software)
23 39 (12.50%) Ruby
24 38 (12.18%) Go
25 33 (10.58%) Web Services

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 58 (18.59%) OpenStack
2 41 (13.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 22 (7.05%) Confluence
4 16 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.53%) JBoss
6 10 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (3.21%) IIS
7 8 (2.56%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.24%) Apache
9 6 (1.92%) Apache Spark
10 5 (1.60%) nginx
11 4 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.28%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.96%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.96%) Zimbra
13 2 (0.64%) SAS
13 2 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.92%) HipChat
3 3 (0.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) RMDS
1 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.32%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 180 (57.69%) IaaS
2 145 (46.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 131 (41.99%) Amazon AWS
4 79 (25.32%) SaaS
5 27 (8.65%) Heroku
6 20 (6.41%) Azure Active Directory
7 16 (5.13%) Office 365
8 14 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (4.49%) OpenShift
9 9 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (1.60%) Amazon SQS
11 5 (1.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.28%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.28%) Route 53
12 4 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.96%) Bluemix
13 3 (0.96%) Yammer
14 2 (0.64%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 33 (10.58%) Firewall
2 18 (5.77%) Network Security
3 17 (5.45%) LAN
4 16 (5.13%) VPN
5 14 (4.49%) DNS
5 14 (4.49%) WAN
6 12 (3.85%) DMZ
7 10 (3.21%) SAN
8 9 (2.88%) DHCP
8 9 (2.88%) LDAP
9 7 (2.24%) NAS
10 6 (1.92%) Internet
10 6 (1.92%) TCP/IP
11 5 (1.60%) iSCSI
11 5 (1.60%) Software-Defined Networking
12 4 (1.28%) BIG-IP
13 3 (0.96%) BGP
13 3 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.96%) SSL
13 3 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.73%) MySQL
3 19 (6.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 18 (5.77%) Redis
5 12 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (3.85%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.53%) OLAP
7 10 (3.21%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.21%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (2.56%) Big Data
8 8 (2.56%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.92%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.60%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.96%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.96%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.65%) Jenkins
2 27 (8.65%) JIRA
3 22 (7.05%) Octopus Deploy
4 19 (6.09%) TeamCity
5 13 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (3.53%) MSBuild
7 9 (2.88%) Subversion
8 6 (1.92%) Travis CI
8 6 (1.92%) Vagrant
9 5 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.60%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.96%) FishEye
10 3 (0.96%) Geb
10 3 (0.96%) git-flow
10 3 (0.96%) Gradle
10 3 (0.96%) JUnit
10 3 (0.96%) Maven
10 3 (0.96%) SonarQube
10 3 (0.96%) Spock
General
1 68 (21.79%) Finance
2 27 (8.65%) Banking
3 11 (3.53%) Investment Banking
3 11 (3.53%) Marketing
4 5 (1.60%) Retail
5 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Automotive
7 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.32%) French Language
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 101 (32.37%) Architect
2 61 (19.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 42 (13.46%) Cloud Architect
4 32 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 30 (9.62%) Developer
6 29 (9.29%) Solutions Architect
7 25 (8.01%) Consultant
8 24 (7.69%) Security Architect
9 23 (7.37%) Senior DevOps
9 23 (7.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 20 (6.41%) Technical Architect
11 19 (6.09%) Azure Architect
12 18 (5.77%) Analyst
12 18 (5.77%) AWS Architect
13 17 (5.45%) Platform Engineer
14 16 (5.13%) Azure Consultant
14 16 (5.13%) Support Engineer
15 14 (4.49%) Infrastructure Architect
16 13 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 13 (4.17%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (13.14%) .NET
2 33 (10.58%) Web Services
3 21 (6.73%) RabbitMQ
4 20 (6.41%) RESTful
5 18 (5.77%) Middleware
6 17 (5.45%) HTML
7 14 (4.49%) AngularJS
8 12 (3.85%) HTML5
9 11 (3.53%) Node.js
9 11 (3.53%) SOAP
10 10 (3.21%) REST
11 9 (2.88%) CSS
12 8 (2.56%) LAMP
13 7 (2.24%) J2EE
13 7 (2.24%) React
14 6 (1.92%) Hibernate
15 5 (1.60%) .NET Framework
15 5 (1.60%) CSS3
15 5 (1.60%) Spring
15 5 (1.60%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.65%) Private Cloud
2 21 (6.73%) Data Centre
3 19 (6.09%) Virtual Team
4 15 (4.81%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (4.49%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (1.92%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.92%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.92%) PKI
8 6 (1.92%) User Experience
9 4 (1.28%) CMDB
9 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
9 4 (1.28%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.28%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.96%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.64%) CCTV
11 2 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 81 (25.96%) Linux
2 51 (16.35%) Windows
3 28 (8.97%) Unix
4 25 (8.01%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.53%) VMS
6 10 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.92%) Windows 10
8 6 (1.92%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.60%) Solaris
10 3 (0.96%) CentOS
10 3 (0.96%) Fedora
10 3 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.96%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.64%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.32%) Android
12 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (44.23%) DevOps
2 108 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
4 44 (14.10%) TDD
5 43 (13.78%) Migration
5 43 (13.78%) Open Source
6 40 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 32 (10.26%) Configuration Management
8 27 (8.65%) Software Engineering
9 24 (7.69%) Scrum
10 23 (7.37%) High Availability
10 23 (7.37%) Project Management
11 21 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (6.09%) Load Balancing
12 19 (6.09%) Service Delivery
12 19 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (5.45%) ITIL
14 16 (5.13%) SDLC
15 15 (4.81%) BDD
16 14 (4.49%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 83 (26.60%) Java
2 50 (16.03%) Python
3 42 (13.46%) SQL
4 39 (12.50%) Ruby
5 38 (12.18%) Go
6 28 (8.97%) PowerShell
7 21 (6.73%) Bash Shell
8 19 (6.09%) C#
9 15 (4.81%) C++
9 15 (4.81%) JavaScript
10 14 (4.49%) Perl
11 9 (2.88%) Bourne shell
12 8 (2.56%) C
12 8 (2.56%) Korn
13 6 (1.92%) Scala
14 5 (1.60%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (1.28%) Groovy
15 4 (1.28%) Jython
15 4 (1.28%) PHP
16 3 (0.96%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 16 (5.13%) Degree
1 16 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (3.53%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.88%) CCNA
3 9 (2.88%) CCNP
4 7 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (2.24%) CISSP
5 6 (1.92%) MCSE
5 6 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.28%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.28%) PMP
6 4 (1.28%) RHCA
6 4 (1.28%) RHCE
6 4 (1.28%) RHCSA
7 3 (0.96%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.96%) CISMP
7 3 (0.96%) ISSAP
7 3 (0.96%) VCAP
8 2 (0.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.28%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 81 (25.96%) Docker
2 33 (10.58%) Active Directory
3 20 (6.41%) vCloud
3 20 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (5.77%) vSphere
5 9 (2.88%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (2.88%) Xen
6 8 (2.56%) Ceph
6 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (2.56%) NFS
7 6 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.28%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.28%) iptables
8 4 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.96%) LXC
9 3 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.96%) Snort
9 3 (0.96%) Squid
9 3 (0.96%) XenServer
10 2 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 76 (24.36%) Puppet
2 54 (17.31%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (15.38%) Ansible
4 31 (9.94%) Kubernetes
5 27 (8.65%) Mesos
6 18 (5.77%) Terraform
7 8 (2.56%) SCOM
8 7 (2.24%) logstash
8 7 (2.24%) SCCM
9 5 (1.60%) Consul
9 5 (1.60%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (1.60%) Nagios
9 5 (1.60%) Salt
10 4 (1.28%) CFEngine
10 4 (1.28%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.28%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 4 (1.28%) Kibana
11 3 (0.96%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 73 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.62%) Splunk
3 26 (8.33%) VMware
4 24 (7.69%) Oracle
5 21 (6.73%) IBM
6 14 (4.49%) Red Hat
7 12 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 12 (3.85%) Cisco
8 11 (3.53%) Google
9 10 (3.21%) Rackspace
10 7 (2.24%) Citrix
10 7 (2.24%) HP
10 7 (2.24%) Sybase
11 6 (1.92%) NetApp
12 5 (1.60%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.60%) EMC
12 5 (1.60%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.28%) Alteryx
13 4 (1.28%) Dell
14 3 (0.96%) SAP
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