The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS 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 PaaS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 146 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.095% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.21% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £423
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PaaS
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
136 48 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.32% 2.03% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 25 54
Average daily rate £425 £335 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% +38.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £283 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £360 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -44.71%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PaaS
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 PaaS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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 - 2 £475 - 2
South Yorkshire - 1 £550 - 4
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 5 (71.43%) SaaS
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Code Coverage
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) MSI
4 2 (28.57%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) JUnit
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing PaaS 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 PaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) SaaS
1 5 (71.43%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) FishEye
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) MSI
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Build Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Fedora
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Code Coverage
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) logstash
2 2 (28.57%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) Rackspace
2 2 (28.57%) SaltStack
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
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