The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 118 122 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing IaaS 16 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.25% 4.11% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £600 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.86
IaaS
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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
194 73 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.67% 2.92% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 54 59
Average daily rate £425 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
West Yorkshire +6 12 £600 - 3
South Yorkshire -8 4 - - 1
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) SaaS
2 17 (45.95%) PaaS
3 15 (40.54%) Linux
4 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (35.14%) Java
5 13 (35.14%) Oracle
5 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
6 12 (32.43%) Node.js
6 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
7 11 (29.73%) Puppet
7 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
8 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (27.03%) JUnit
8 10 (27.03%) Selenium
9 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (21.62%) Hadoop
9 8 (21.62%) Visualisation
9 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 8 (21.62%) Unix
9 8 (21.62%) .NET
9 8 (21.62%) Internet
9 8 (21.62%) Private Cloud
9 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
9 8 (21.62%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (18.92%) R
10 7 (18.92%) Tableau
10 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 12 (32.43%) Node.js
2 6 (16.22%) Apache
3 5 (13.51%) JBoss
3 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) PaaS
1 17 (45.95%) SaaS
2 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (18.92%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) DNS
2 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (21.62%) Hadoop
1 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
2 7 (18.92%) Big Data
2 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.81%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.70%) HBase
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
2 10 (27.03%) JUnit
2 10 (27.03%) Selenium
3 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.22%) Maven
4 5 (13.51%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.51%) JIRA
4 5 (13.51%) MSI
4 5 (13.51%) NUnit
4 5 (13.51%) SpecFlow
4 5 (13.51%) Subversion
4 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Technical Architect
3 6 (16.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (10.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
2 8 (21.62%) .NET
3 7 (18.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
4 6 (16.22%) REST
5 5 (13.51%) CSS
5 5 (13.51%) HTML
5 5 (13.51%) LAMP
5 5 (13.51%) PhoneGap
5 5 (13.51%) Swagger
6 4 (10.81%) Express
7 1 (2.70%) SOAP
7 1 (2.70%) Web Services
7 1 (2.70%) WSDL
7 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Private Cloud
2 8 (21.62%) Visualisation
3 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.81%) CESG
5 3 (8.11%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
6 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
6 2 (5.41%) Social Media
7 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.70%) Replication
7 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Unix
3 6 (16.22%) Windows
4 5 (13.51%) Android
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
4 6 (16.22%) DevOps
5 5 (13.51%) Code Coverage
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (13.51%) Microservices
5 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.51%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security
6 4 (10.81%) Security Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Information Assurance
7 3 (8.11%) Network Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Java
2 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) Python
3 7 (18.92%) R
4 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
5 5 (13.51%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (8.11%) CISM
1 3 (8.11%) CISSP
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) HDFS
2 1 (2.70%) vCloud
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (29.73%) Puppet
3 7 (18.92%) StatsD
4 5 (13.51%) Ansible
5 1 (2.70%) Salt
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Storage Server
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) Apigee
2 7 (18.92%) Citrix
2 7 (18.92%) Mashery
2 7 (18.92%) Tableau
2 7 (18.92%) Teradata
3 6 (16.22%) Google
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.41%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
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