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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 119 145 124
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Contract jobs citing IaaS 23 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.12% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.88% 2.61% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 16
Median daily rate £488 £450 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £450 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £913 £450 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £448
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.02%
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
292 153 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.59% 4.77% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 109 109
Median daily rate £450 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Median hourly rate £23.88 £11.25 £103.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.26% -89.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.14 £10.25 £34.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £12.25 £172.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

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 23 July 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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 +2 11 £500 +11.11%
Bristol - 7 £638 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £475 - 1
Somerset - 2 £713 - 2
Dorset -4 1 - -
Devon - 1 £400 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 27 (75.00%) SaaS
2 25 (69.44%) PaaS
3 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (38.89%) Data Centre
5 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 12 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 10 (27.78%) ITIL
7 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 9 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (22.22%) Degree
8 8 (22.22%) Cisco
9 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
9 7 (19.44%) LAN
9 7 (19.44%) WAN
9 7 (19.44%) Information Security
9 7 (19.44%) Private Cloud
9 7 (19.44%) Office 365
9 7 (19.44%) Public Cloud
10 6 (16.67%) Windows
10 6 (16.67%) Project Management
11 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma
11 5 (13.89%) VMware
11 5 (13.89%) Firewall
11 5 (13.89%) NEC
11 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.89%) Network Design
11 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement

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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Mule
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (75.00%) SaaS
2 25 (69.44%) PaaS
3 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (19.44%) Office 365
7 5 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
8 1 (2.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) LAN
1 7 (19.44%) WAN
2 5 (13.89%) Firewall
2 5 (13.89%) Skype
2 5 (13.89%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
1 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Billing
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Architect
2 13 (36.11%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Security Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Telecoms Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Operations Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Programme Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 12 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (19.44%) Private Cloud
3 7 (19.44%) Public Cloud
4 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (19.44%) Information Security
5 6 (16.67%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.89%) Matrix Management
6 5 (13.89%) Network Design
6 5 (13.89%) Six Sigma
7 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (11.11%) Data Privacy
7 4 (11.11%) Data Security
7 4 (11.11%) DevOps
7 4 (11.11%) High Availability
7 4 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.33%) Change Management
8 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.78%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
3 5 (13.89%) NEC
3 5 (13.89%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
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