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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 133 146 120
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Contract jobs citing IaaS 13 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.24% 5.66% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 2
Median daily rate £525 £550 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +67.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £643 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £465
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
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
248 159 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.74% 5.07% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 93 31
Median daily rate £475 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £23.50 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.83% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +8 9 £525 -11.57% 1
South Yorkshire -3 2 £438 -16.66% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £380 -
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 40 (86.96%) PaaS
2 34 (73.91%) SaaS
3 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (52.17%) Linux
4 24 (52.17%) DevOps
5 23 (50.00%) Open Source
6 21 (45.65%) ITIL
7 14 (30.43%) VMware
8 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (26.09%) Puppet
9 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
9 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
10 10 (21.74%) Python
10 10 (21.74%) DNS
10 10 (21.74%) Finance
10 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (21.74%) Data Management
10 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
11 8 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
11 8 (17.39%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (17.39%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (17.39%) Problem Management
11 8 (17.39%) Middleware
11 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
11 8 (17.39%) C++
12 7 (15.22%) Dell

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 (6.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) Jetty
2 2 (4.35%) nginx
2 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.17%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.17%) Mongrel
3 1 (2.17%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (86.96%) PaaS
2 34 (73.91%) SaaS
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (6.52%) GitHub
7 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.17%) CloudBees
7 1 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (2.17%) Heroku
7 1 (2.17%) Office 365
7 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) Internet
3 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) LAN
3 2 (4.35%) SSL
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 2 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) HTTP
4 1 (2.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (2.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) JIRA
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) GoCD
4 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.17%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Azure Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Digital Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) SaaS Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.35%) Database Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Middleware
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.52%) Spring
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) Node.js
3 2 (4.35%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) J2EE
4 1 (2.17%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) SOAP
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) CentOS
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) DevOps
3 23 (50.00%) Open Source
4 21 (45.65%) ITIL
5 11 (23.91%) PRINCE2
6 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (21.74%) Data Management
7 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.39%) Problem Management
7 8 (17.39%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (15.22%) Identity Management
8 7 (15.22%) TOGAF
9 6 (13.04%) Coaching
9 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (10.87%) Project Management
10 5 (10.87%) Service Management
11 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.70%) CRM
11 4 (8.70%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.74%) Python
3 8 (17.39%) C++
4 4 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) Go
5 2 (4.35%) Perl
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) CCNP
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.35%) Docker
4 2 (4.35%) vCloud
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (26.09%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Ansible
2 2 (4.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.17%) Packer
3 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) VMware
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) Dell
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) MuleSoft
6 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.17%) F5
7 1 (2.17%) Rackspace