The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 84 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -1
Contract jobs citing IaaS 11 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.72% 0.68% 0.056%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.32% 10.14% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
Median daily rate £525 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
IaaS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
118 148 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.75% 6.76% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 81 24
Median daily rate £500 £501 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.09% +33.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £23.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 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
Leeds +17 9 £573 +34.70%
IaaS
Yorkshire

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 14 (87.50%) PaaS
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (56.25%) DNS
4 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (50.00%) Kanban
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Dell
6 7 (43.75%) Identity Management
6 7 (43.75%) SaaS
6 7 (43.75%) DevOps
6 7 (43.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (43.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 7 (43.75%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (37.50%) Microservices
7 6 (37.50%) BDD
7 6 (37.50%) GitHub
7 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (37.50%) TDD
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) Spring
7 6 (37.50%) JIRA
7 6 (37.50%) Git (software)

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (31.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (25.00%) Confluence
3 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
5 1 (6.25%) CloudStack
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) Jetty
5 1 (6.25%) Mongrel
5 1 (6.25%) Mule ESB
5 1 (6.25%) nginx
5 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (87.50%) PaaS
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (43.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) SaaS
5 6 (37.50%) GitHub
6 4 (25.00%) CloudBees
6 4 (25.00%) OpenShift
7 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (12.50%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (6.25%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (6.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) HBase
3 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Redis
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Riak
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 4 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (12.50%) Grunt
4 2 (12.50%) Maven
4 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
5 1 (6.25%) GoCD
5 1 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Azure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) SaaS Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Platform Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) Spring Boot
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (12.50%) CSS3
5 2 (12.50%) ELK Stack
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) LAMP
5 2 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE
6 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
1 7 (43.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) CoreOS
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Kanban
3 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 7 (43.75%) Identity Management
3 7 (43.75%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (37.50%) BDD
4 6 (37.50%) Microservices
4 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (25.00%) ATDD
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (18.75%) ITSM
7 3 (18.75%) Service Management
8 2 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Go
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Docker
4 2 (12.50%) HDFS
4 2 (12.50%) VirtualBox
5 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Ansible
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (12.50%) Nagios
2 2 (12.50%) Salt
2 2 (12.50%) ZABBIX
3 1 (6.25%) Packer
3 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) MuleSoft
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Rackspace
6 2 (12.50%) Google
6 2 (12.50%) New Relic
6 2 (12.50%) SaltStack
6 2 (12.50%) Splunk