The first table below looks at the demand for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Middlesex region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.18% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 55.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£528 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £483 £452
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.93% 1.67% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £528 £290 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.06% -35.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £34.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-54.41% +151.85%
PaaS
South East

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PaaS across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

PaaS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (87.50%) SaaS
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (87.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (87.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
1 8 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (87.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow