The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank - 44 34
Contract jobs citing IaaS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.43% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 10.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £175 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £580 £450
% change year-on-year
-27.58% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IaaS
South West

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
6 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.92% 4.29% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Average daily rate £243 £300 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.16% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £235 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £310 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Digital Media
4 5 (35.71%) RMADS
4 5 (35.71%) OWASP
4 5 (35.71%) CEH
4 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (35.71%) CISSP
4 5 (35.71%) ISO 9000
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) Information Security
8 1 (7.14%) JSP

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing IaaS 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 IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Information Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Digital Media
1 5 (35.71%) RMADS
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (35.71%) OWASP
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) CEH
3 5 (35.71%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (35.71%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory