The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 90 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.075% 0.55% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.28% 14.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £550 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £505 £440
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +14.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
PaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
78 47 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.82% 3.71% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 19
Average daily rate £400 £363 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +93.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £160 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £455 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £12.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.62% -8.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+30.30% -48.43%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

PaaS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
Staines -2 1 - -
PaaS
South East

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 8 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 8 (100.00%) IaaS
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (75.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (50.00%) Billing
5 4 (50.00%) MPLS
5 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 4 (50.00%) Network Security
5 4 (50.00%) VLAN
5 4 (50.00%) JIRA
5 4 (50.00%) Windows

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) IaaS
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (75.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (75.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) SSH
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
1 7 (87.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 7 (87.50%) Cloud Architect
1 7 (87.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) boto
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) VMS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 8 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 6 (75.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
4 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) XenServer
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
4 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) VMware