The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 244 225 228
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing IaaS 13 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.14% 0.024%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.79% 4.04% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 1
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£499 £550 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.31% +155.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
343 297 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.46% 3.48% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 170 100
Average daily rate £401 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 7
Average hourly rate £10.18 £30.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.35% +68.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.71 £18.45 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £42.05 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IaaS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -2 7 £500 -9.09% 5
Berkshire +2 4 £498 +27.56%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - - 3
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Sussex - - - -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (70.00%) PaaS
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) SaaS
5 11 (36.67%) Windows
6 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (26.67%) DevOps
8 7 (23.33%) Puppet
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (23.33%) VMware
8 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
8 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (23.33%) Python
9 6 (20.00%) C#
9 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (20.00%) Ruby
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (20.00%) OpenStack
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (16.67%) RSpec
10 5 (16.67%) Migration
10 5 (16.67%) Firewall
10 5 (16.67%) Cisco
10 5 (16.67%) VPN
10 5 (16.67%) DNS
11 4 (13.33%) Java

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (70.00%) PaaS
2 12 (40.00%) SaaS
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.67%) Office 365
6 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
1 5 (16.67%) VPN
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) SSL
3 2 (6.67%) LDAP
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) MPLS
3 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.33%) HSRP
4 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.33%) VLAN
4 1 (3.33%) VPLS
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.33%) OSPF
4 1 (3.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) RSpec
2 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Billing
2 2 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) Spring
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Android
5 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (26.67%) DevOps
4 7 (23.33%) Configuration Management
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Line Management
7 3 (10.00%) Release Management
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) ERP
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) Workflow
8 2 (6.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Python
2 6 (20.00%) C#
2 6 (20.00%) Ruby
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) Perl
4 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) HP APS
4 1 (3.33%) CCIE
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.67%) UAG
3 2 (6.67%) vCloud
4 1 (3.33%) LXC
4 1 (3.33%) Docker
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
2 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.00%) WSUS
4 2 (6.67%) SCCM
5 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) VMware
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) HP
4 4 (13.33%) EMC
5 3 (10.00%) BMC
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) Remedy
6 2 (6.67%) webMethods
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.33%) F5
7 1 (3.33%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
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