The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 131 147 140
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing IaaS 9 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.73% 2.60% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Median daily rate £458 £333 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.66% -38.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £333 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £355 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
241 154 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.89% 4.83% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 117 72
Median daily rate £438 £360 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.52% -24.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.14% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £25.75 £18.50 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.18% +72.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £18.50 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.45 £18.50 £10.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

IaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

IaaS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Wiltshire - 3 £500 -
Somerset +28 2 - - 1
Bristol +7 2 £375 +4.16% 1
Devon - 1 £466 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 West region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) PaaS
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (43.48%) SaaS
4 9 (39.13%) DevOps
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
5 7 (30.43%) Open Source
6 6 (26.09%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) IIS
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Extranet
7 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Docker
8 4 (17.39%) PKI
8 4 (17.39%) Internet
8 4 (17.39%) DMZ
8 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
8 4 (17.39%) Service Management
8 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (13.04%) Change Management
9 3 (13.04%) VMware

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) IIS
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) PaaS
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (43.48%) SaaS
3 3 (13.04%) Office 365
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
5 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Extranet
2 4 (17.39%) DMZ
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Local Government
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Azure Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 4 (17.39%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Open Source
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.04%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Workflow
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.70%) Software Licensing
6 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
2 4 (17.39%) Docker
2 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (4.35%) Interwoven
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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