The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
19 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.01% 8.07% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Median daily rate £413 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £213 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 9 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Demand Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Contingency Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Lead Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Contingency Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Demand Forecasting
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle