The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 139 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.22% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.38% 15.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate
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£588 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £419
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.86 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.86 -
PaaS
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
94 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.90% 1.43% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 19 16
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £638 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £10.75 £17.23 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.59% -54.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -35.60%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PaaS across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PaaS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Bristol -10 3 £500 - 2
Wiltshire - - - -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 9 (64.29%) SaaS
2 7 (50.00%) IaaS
3 6 (42.86%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) Middleware
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
6 3 (21.43%) LAMP
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
6 3 (21.43%) Java EE
6 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Network Management
7 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (14.29%) DevOps

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PaaS 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 PaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Documentum
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Teamcenter
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (7.14%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) SaaS
2 7 (50.00%) IaaS
3 4 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) ReportNet
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) RSpec
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP
3 3 (21.43%) Java EE
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) RMADS
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Fedora
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SOA
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Network Management
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CEH
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 9000
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) webMethods
1 2 (14.29%) Informatica
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Siebel
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Teradata
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
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