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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 115 104 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 19 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.55% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.07% 11.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 0
Median daily rate £400 £590 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
313 120 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.45% 4.69% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 65 34
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Median hourly rate £21.47 £13.20 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.61% -49.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.53%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Coventry -4 8 £378 - 2
Shropshire -1 3 - -
Warwickshire -1 3 £375 +15.38%
Solihull - 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £675 -
Herefordshire - 1 £500 -
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 40 (90.91%) IaaS
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (56.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (54.55%) Scrum
5 22 (50.00%) SaaS
5 22 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (36.36%) Linux
6 16 (36.36%) Puppet
6 16 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
7 15 (34.09%) HTML
7 15 (34.09%) CSS
8 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (29.55%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (29.55%) NoSQL
9 13 (29.55%) BDD
9 13 (29.55%) CQRS
9 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (29.55%) C#
9 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
9 13 (29.55%) .NET
9 13 (29.55%) MVC
9 13 (29.55%) VMware
9 13 (29.55%) TDD
9 13 (29.55%) Docker
9 13 (29.55%) DevOps
10 12 (27.27%) Dapper ORM
10 12 (27.27%) OpenStack
10 12 (27.27%) Sass
10 12 (27.27%) LESS

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 12 (27.27%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.82%) Apache Solr
2 3 (6.82%) Drupal
3 2 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (90.91%) IaaS
2 25 (56.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (50.00%) SaaS
4 9 (20.45%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (6.82%) GitHub
7 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.27%) Office 365
7 1 (2.27%) Route 53
7 1 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) DNS
2 11 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) DAB
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.27%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.55%) Automotive
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Architect
3 7 (15.91%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (15.91%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Security Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Developer
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) CSS
1 15 (34.09%) HTML
2 13 (29.55%) .NET
2 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
2 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 12 (27.27%) Dapper ORM
3 12 (27.27%) Entity Framework
3 12 (27.27%) HTML5
3 12 (27.27%) LESS
3 12 (27.27%) Sass
4 11 (25.00%) JSON
4 11 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (9.09%) Web Services
6 3 (6.82%) Drush
6 3 (6.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Linux
2 11 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) Scrum
3 22 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (29.55%) BDD
5 13 (29.55%) CQRS
5 13 (29.55%) DevOps
5 13 (29.55%) MVC
5 13 (29.55%) TDD
6 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 12 (27.27%) Continuous Deployment
6 12 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
6 12 (27.27%) Kanban
6 12 (27.27%) SOLID
7 11 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 11 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
10 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
10 3 (6.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) C#
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) PHP
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) CISSP
1 2 (4.55%) GIAC
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Docker
2 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (36.36%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) VMware
3 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.82%) Google
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) Casewise
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
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