The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South West / Somerset
Rank 32 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.95% 1.03% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.84% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £440 £383 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.03% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £475
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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

Cloud Services Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
19 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.02% 5.14% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 7
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £427 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £180.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.61% +500.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

IaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the Somerset region.

IaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Yeovil - 4 - -
Taunton - 1 £440 -
IaaS
South West

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Somerset region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Extranet
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Protective Monitoring
2 5 (55.56%) Workflow
2 5 (55.56%) DMZ
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 3 (33.33%) HBase
4 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Ansible
4 3 (33.33%) HDFS
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Docker
5 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Extranet
2 5 (55.56%) DMZ
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
3 2 (22.22%) LDAP
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 3 (33.33%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Protective Monitoring
1 5 (55.56%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) HDFS
2 2 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cloudera