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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 25 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.03% - 1.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% - 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
18 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.23% 7.03% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 17
Median daily rate £450 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £213 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 27 September 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 6 (66.67%) SaaS
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 5 (55.56%) IaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Demand Forecasting
3 3 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (22.22%) Yammer
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) SCADA
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) JUnit
5 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) OO

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 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) SaaS
2 5 (55.56%) IaaS
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 2 (22.22%) Yammer
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (55.56%) Security Architect
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Architect
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (22.22%) Designer
5 2 (22.22%) Lead Designer
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS Architect
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 1 (11.11%) Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Test Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) SCADA
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) Demand Forecasting
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) Resource Allocation
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle