The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottinghamshire region that had Platform Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Engineer
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.72% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.15% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
403 514 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 97.34% 95.19% 98.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 258 198
Median daily rate £368 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 32
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £47.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Nottinghamshire region that featured Platform Engineer in the job title.

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Platform Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Platform Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Platform Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) CoreOS
4 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 4 (66.67%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) HTTP
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 3 (50.00%) CoreOS
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Kanban
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Go
4 1 (16.67%) Java
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Consul
2 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft