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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 186 239 212
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -27
Contract jobs citing IaaS 77 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.09% 5.48% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 15 26
Median daily rate £450 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £312 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £455 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £475 £418
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
847 566 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.49% 6.01% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 333 204
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £28.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.96% +154.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £11.25 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-36.86% +66.66%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Surrey +11 25 £465 +9.41% 3
Hampshire - 22 £525 - 7
Berkshire +11 15 £450 - 3
Middlesex -1 7 £444 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £450 - 1
West Sussex -19 3 £350 +59.09%
Kent - 2 £725 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 104 (79.39%) PaaS
2 69 (52.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (43.51%) Microsoft
4 45 (34.35%) PowerShell
5 41 (31.30%) SaaS
6 40 (30.53%) VMware
7 38 (29.01%) Amazon AWS
7 38 (29.01%) Windows
8 33 (25.19%) Linux
9 31 (23.66%) SQL Server
10 30 (22.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (20.61%) SQL
12 27 (20.61%) Configuration Management
13 26 (19.85%) Puppet
14 25 (19.08%) Data Centre
15 24 (18.32%) Python
15 24 (18.32%) Ruby
16 22 (16.79%) Security Cleared
16 22 (16.79%) Git (software)
16 22 (16.79%) SharePoint
17 20 (15.27%) Public Cloud
17 20 (15.27%) VPN
18 19 (14.50%) ITIL
19 18 (13.74%) .NET
19 18 (13.74%) Cisco
19 18 (13.74%) SC Cleared
19 18 (13.74%) Opscode Chef
19 18 (13.74%) DevOps
20 17 (12.98%) Firewall

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (16.79%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.87%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.34%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (3.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.05%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.29%) Apache
6 3 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.29%) IIS
6 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.53%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.53%) ArcSDE
7 2 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.53%) MS Project
3 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 104 (79.39%) PaaS
2 69 (52.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (31.30%) SaaS
4 38 (29.01%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (9.92%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (7.63%) Office 365
7 8 (6.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.29%) Heroku
9 2 (1.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (1.53%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.53%) Yammer
10 1 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.76%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.27%) VPN
2 17 (12.98%) Firewall
3 14 (10.69%) DNS
4 11 (8.40%) DHCP
5 10 (7.63%) MPLS
5 10 (7.63%) Network Security
6 8 (6.11%) LAN
7 7 (5.34%) WAN
8 6 (4.58%) VLAN
9 5 (3.82%) Internet
10 3 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.29%) IPsec
10 3 (2.29%) SAN
10 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.53%) HTTP
11 2 (1.53%) LDAP
11 2 (1.53%) Software-Defined Networking
11 2 (1.53%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (6.87%) MySQL
4 6 (4.58%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.82%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.29%) Big Data
6 3 (2.29%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.53%) GIS
7 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (16.79%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.87%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.29%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.29%) Selenium
5 2 (1.53%) AdminStudio
5 2 (1.53%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.53%) MSI
5 2 (1.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.76%) Ant
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) Maven
6 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 10 (7.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.82%) Billing
2 5 (3.82%) Marketing
3 3 (2.29%) Finance
4 2 (1.53%) Games
5 1 (0.76%) Advertising
5 1 (0.76%) Banking
5 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (32.06%) Architect
2 25 (19.08%) Cloud Architect
3 21 (16.03%) Cloud Engineer
4 17 (12.98%) Azure Engineer
5 13 (9.92%) Consultant
5 13 (9.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (7.63%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (6.87%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (6.87%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Azure Consultant
8 8 (6.11%) Cloud Consultant
8 8 (6.11%) Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Consultant
8 8 (6.11%) Senior DevOps
8 8 (6.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Engineer
10 6 (4.58%) Azure DevOps
10 6 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.82%) Network Architect
11 5 (3.82%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.74%) .NET
2 5 (3.82%) CSS
2 5 (3.82%) Web Services
3 4 (3.05%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (2.29%) JSON
5 2 (1.53%) LAMP
5 2 (1.53%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.53%) Middleware
5 2 (1.53%) Node.js
5 2 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.53%) XML
6 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.76%) boto
6 1 (0.76%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.76%) HTML
6 1 (0.76%) Java EE
6 1 (0.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.08%) Data Centre
2 20 (15.27%) Public Cloud
3 9 (6.87%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.34%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (4.58%) CMDB
5 6 (4.58%) Private Cloud
5 6 (4.58%) VCE vBlock
6 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (3.82%) Replication
7 4 (3.05%) Cloud Native
7 4 (3.05%) PKI
8 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.29%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.53%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.53%) SCADA
9 2 (1.53%) User Experience
10 1 (0.76%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.01%) Windows
2 33 (25.19%) Linux
3 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.34%) Unix
5 7 (5.34%) VMS
5 7 (5.34%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.29%) CentOS
6 3 (2.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.76%) AIX
8 1 (0.76%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.61%) Configuration Management
3 19 (14.50%) ITIL
4 18 (13.74%) DevOps
5 16 (12.21%) CRM
6 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.16%) Release Management
8 11 (8.40%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 11 (8.40%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (8.40%) Scrum
8 11 (8.40%) Service Management
9 10 (7.63%) Information Security
9 10 (7.63%) Kanban
9 10 (7.63%) Migration
9 10 (7.63%) Use Case
10 8 (6.11%) Application Performance Management
10 8 (6.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (6.11%) Performance Management
10 8 (6.11%) Problem Management
10 8 (6.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.35%) PowerShell
2 27 (20.61%) SQL
3 24 (18.32%) Python
3 24 (18.32%) Ruby
4 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.40%) Bash Shell
5 11 (8.40%) Perl
6 10 (7.63%) Java
7 8 (6.11%) C#
8 6 (4.58%) PHP
9 4 (3.05%) C
9 4 (3.05%) C++
9 4 (3.05%) VB
9 4 (3.05%) VBScript
10 3 (2.29%) Go
Qualifications
1 22 (16.79%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.74%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (9.16%) MCSE
5 6 (4.58%) ISEB
5 6 (4.58%) MCSA
5 6 (4.58%) VCAP
6 5 (3.82%) CISSP
6 5 (3.82%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.82%) MCP
7 4 (3.05%) Degree
7 4 (3.05%) EMC Certification
7 4 (3.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.29%) CISM
8 3 (2.29%) ISTQB
8 3 (2.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.53%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.53%) MCDST
9 2 (1.53%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.29%) QA
2 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (22.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.16%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.58%) Docker
5 5 (3.82%) XenServer
6 4 (3.05%) KVM
7 3 (2.29%) vCloud
7 3 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (2.29%) vSphere
8 2 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.76%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.76%) Ceph
9 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.76%) XenApp
9 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (19.85%) Puppet
2 18 (13.74%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (9.16%) SCCM
3 12 (9.16%) SCOM
4 8 (6.11%) Ansible
5 5 (3.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (3.82%) Tivoli
6 4 (3.05%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 4 (3.05%) HP SiteScope
7 3 (2.29%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.53%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.76%) Kibana
9 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.76%) logstash
9 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (43.51%) Microsoft
2 40 (30.53%) VMware
3 18 (13.74%) Cisco
4 14 (10.69%) Citrix
5 10 (7.63%) Barracuda Networks
5 10 (7.63%) HP
5 10 (7.63%) Oracle
6 9 (6.87%) EMC
7 8 (6.11%) AppDynamics
7 8 (6.11%) Dynatrace
7 8 (6.11%) New Relic
8 7 (5.34%) Rackspace
8 7 (5.34%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.82%) LogRhythm
9 5 (3.82%) Splunk
10 4 (3.05%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.05%) NetApp
11 3 (2.29%) BMC
11 3 (2.29%) Dell
11 3 (2.29%) Remedy
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