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 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 109 119 125
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Contract jobs citing IaaS 19 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.78% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.92% 13.11% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 4
Median daily rate £513 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £400 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £560 £474
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
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
213 183 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.78% 5.92% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 106 32
Median daily rate £448 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.20% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £316 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% -
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 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 7 December 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 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
West Yorkshire +21 11 £525 +20.00%
South Yorkshire -8 8 £406 -9.72%
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 18 (66.67%) PaaS
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (44.44%) Java
6 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (40.74%) DevOps
7 10 (37.04%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 8 (29.63%) Kanban
9 8 (29.63%) Puppet
9 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.93%) Dell
10 7 (25.93%) Identity Management
10 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 7 (25.93%) SaaS
10 7 (25.93%) JIRA
10 7 (25.93%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (25.93%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (25.93%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (22.22%) GitHub
11 6 (22.22%) Ansible
11 6 (22.22%) Microservices
11 6 (22.22%) Spring

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 5 (18.52%) Cloud Foundry
1 5 (18.52%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) CloudStack
4 1 (3.70%) Jetty
4 1 (3.70%) Liferay
4 1 (3.70%) Mongrel
4 1 (3.70%) Mule ESB
4 1 (3.70%) nginx
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (66.67%) PaaS
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (48.15%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (25.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (25.93%) SaaS
5 6 (22.22%) GitHub
6 4 (14.81%) CloudBees
6 4 (14.81%) OpenShift
7 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (7.41%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (3.70%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (3.70%) Heroku
8 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) HTTP
3 3 (11.11%) SSL
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (3.70%) SSH
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) HBase
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Redis
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) Riak
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.93%) JIRA
3 4 (14.81%) SonarQube
4 2 (7.41%) Grunt
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) Vagrant
5 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.70%) git-flow
5 1 (3.70%) GoCD
5 1 (3.70%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Azure Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) SaaS Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
6 1 (3.70%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Spring
2 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
3 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 4 (14.81%) JSON
3 4 (14.81%) REST
3 4 (14.81%) SOAP
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) ELK Stack
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) LAMP
5 2 (7.41%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (7.41%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE
6 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 4 (14.81%) User Experience
4 2 (7.41%) Replication
4 2 (7.41%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) CoreOS
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) CentOS
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (40.74%) DevOps
3 8 (29.63%) Kanban
4 7 (25.93%) Identity Management
4 7 (25.93%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (22.22%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) Microservices
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) ATDD
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Software Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) Go
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) Docker
4 2 (7.41%) HDFS
4 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (7.41%) VirtualBox
4 2 (7.41%) Xen
5 1 (3.70%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Puppet
2 7 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (22.22%) Ansible
4 5 (18.52%) Salt
5 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
5 2 (7.41%) Nagios
5 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
6 1 (3.70%) Packer
6 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Dell
4 4 (14.81%) MuleSoft
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) Rackspace
6 2 (7.41%) Google
6 2 (7.41%) New Relic
6 2 (7.41%) SaltStack
6 2 (7.41%) Splunk
7 1 (3.70%) WSO2