The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the South West region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£495 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £505 £440 £452
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
127 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.19% 1.26% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 14 2
Average daily rate £375 £338 £199
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +69.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £103.50 £45.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% +125.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%
PaaS
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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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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
Dorset - 1 £500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £313 -
Wiltshire - - - -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (80.00%) SaaS
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) RMADS
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) OWASP
4 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Teamcenter
4 1 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (20.00%) CEH
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) ENOVIA
4 1 (20.00%) Documentum
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (20.00%) Documentum
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Teamcenter
1 1 (20.00%) ENOVIA
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) ReportNet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) RMADS
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) OWASP
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) CEH
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata
1 1 (20.00%) EMC
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica
1 1 (20.00%) webMethods
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos
1 1 (20.00%) Siebel
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
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