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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 107 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £475 £580
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -18.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
182 60 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.13% 2.72% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 20 19
Average daily rate £415 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £26.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.07% +121.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.66 £11.70 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £26.00 £11.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PaaS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 13 £325 - 1
Coventry - 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (53.85%) SaaS
1 14 (53.85%) IaaS
2 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) SOA
3 9 (34.62%) ERP
3 9 (34.62%) SAP
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 9 (34.62%) Service Management
3 9 (34.62%) Process Management
3 9 (34.62%) Zachman Framework
3 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
3 9 (34.62%) Process Improvement
3 9 (34.62%) Social Media
3 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
5 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
5 7 (26.92%) LAMP
5 7 (26.92%) MySQL
5 7 (26.92%) Linux
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 5 (19.23%) HTML
7 5 (19.23%) .NET
7 5 (19.23%) BPR
8 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 4 (15.38%) C#
8 4 (15.38%) HTML5

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) IaaS
1 14 (53.85%) SaaS
2 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (15.38%) Office 365
4 1 (3.85%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.85%) DTS
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.69%) Moq
1 2 (7.69%) NSubstitute
1 2 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Hudson
2 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Mocha
2 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.85%) Protractor
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Architect
2 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) TOGAF Architect
4 6 (23.08%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Zachman Architect
5 5 (19.23%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Platform Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) LAMP
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) NHibernate
4 3 (11.54%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 2 (7.69%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.85%) LESS
6 1 (3.85%) RESTful
6 1 (3.85%) Spring.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Social Media
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (34.62%) ERP
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Process Improvement
2 9 (34.62%) Process Management
2 9 (34.62%) Service Management
2 9 (34.62%) SOA
2 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
2 9 (34.62%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
3 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
4 5 (19.23%) BPR
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) BEA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
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Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago