The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 7.27% 5.93% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 63.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +35.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - -
IaaS
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Cloud Services Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
40 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 36.36% 9.32% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 1
Average daily rate £600 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Staines

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) PaaS
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (55.56%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
3 5 (55.56%) Rackspace
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) SaaS
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
4 4 (44.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) LAN

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines region citing IaaS 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 IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (100.00%) PaaS
2 5 (55.56%) SaaS
3 4 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Security Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Azure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (44.44%) Replication
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
2 5 (55.56%) SIEM
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
3 4 (44.44%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) CISM
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (44.44%) SCOM
2 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (55.56%) Rackspace
2 5 (55.56%) Splunk
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft