The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS 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
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 54 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 4 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.80% 3.01% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.81% 44.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Average daily rate
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£220 £220 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.00
IaaS
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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 Sussex region.

Cloud Services Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
27 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.41% 6.83% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 3
Average daily rate £220 £220 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -63.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+30.30% -48.43%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCP
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) MCSA
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) UAG
3 2 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix