The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 131 132 118
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing IaaS 19 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.45% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.54% 10.22% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 2
Median daily rate £500 £500 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £459 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £620 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
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
252 137 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.60% 4.39% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 87 25
Median daily rate £500 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £334 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
West Yorkshire +7 16 £500 -
North Yorkshire -1 2 £380 -9.09%
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 30 (83.33%) PaaS
2 27 (75.00%) SaaS
3 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (63.89%) Open Source
4 23 (63.89%) Linux
5 20 (55.56%) DevOps
6 17 (47.22%) ITIL
7 11 (30.56%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
7 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
7 11 (30.56%) Puppet
8 10 (27.78%) Data Management
9 9 (25.00%) Python
10 8 (22.22%) C++
10 8 (22.22%) Middleware
10 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
11 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 6 (16.67%) Coaching
13 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
13 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
14 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
14 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
14 4 (11.11%) Project Management
14 4 (11.11%) Finance
14 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
14 4 (11.11%) VMware
14 4 (11.11%) CRM
14 4 (11.11%) Java
14 4 (11.11%) Microsoft

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) Jetty
2 1 (2.78%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.78%) nginx
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (83.33%) PaaS
2 27 (75.00%) SaaS
3 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (8.33%) GitHub
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.78%) CloudBees
6 1 (2.78%) Office 365
6 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DNS
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) SSL
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Digital Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Database Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Middleware
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.33%) Spring
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) Node.js
3 2 (5.56%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (63.89%) Open Source
3 20 (55.56%) DevOps
4 17 (47.22%) ITIL
5 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
6 10 (27.78%) Data Management
7 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.67%) Coaching
9 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.11%) CRM
10 4 (11.11%) Microservices
10 4 (11.11%) Project Management
10 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 3 (8.33%) Document Management
11 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
11 3 (8.33%) Network Design
11 3 (8.33%) SDLC
11 3 (8.33%) Web Development
11 3 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.00%) Python
3 8 (22.22%) C++
4 4 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) Go
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) vCloud
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (30.56%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.11%) VMware
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) MuleSoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
3 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) F5