The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 131 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 18 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.29% 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £450 £505
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
247 124 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.79% 5.18% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 70 34
Median daily rate £415 £365 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% +10.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £23.00 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.27% +22.05%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PaaS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PaaS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Warwickshire - 7 £500 - 1
Birmingham -11 4 £563 +32.35% 1
Coventry - 2 £538 - 2
Shropshire - 1 - -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 20 (74.07%) IaaS
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (55.56%) SaaS
4 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.93%) Project Planning
7 7 (25.93%) High Availability
8 6 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) Information Security
9 5 (18.52%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
10 4 (14.81%) Automotive
10 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.81%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) Unix
11 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 3 (11.11%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) Migration
11 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
11 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
11 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
12 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (74.07%) IaaS
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (55.56%) SaaS
4 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (7.41%) Office 365
8 1 (3.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (3.70%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Automotive
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Architect
2 12 (44.44%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Azure Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Security Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Author
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Author
7 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) SaaS Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps Architect
8 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) High Availability
1 7 (25.93%) Project Planning
2 5 (18.52%) Identity Access Management
2 5 (18.52%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.41%) Data Privacy
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
5 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) SIEM
5 2 (7.41%) Validation
5 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) Ruby
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CISSP
1 2 (7.41%) GIAC
2 1 (3.70%) EMC Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) vCloud
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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