The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS 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
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 102 132 128
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -4
Contract jobs citing PaaS 26 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.07% 0.36% 0.038%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.21% 6.01% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 1
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
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%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PaaS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

PaaS
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 PaaS 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 +42 22 £563 -6.25%
South Yorkshire -9 4 £369 -22.36%
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 36 (73.47%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (61.22%) DevOps
2 30 (61.22%) Microservices
3 25 (51.02%) Java
3 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (44.90%) Spring
4 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (40.82%) MongoDB
5 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
5 20 (40.82%) Cloud Foundry
5 20 (40.82%) Spring Boot
6 19 (38.78%) MuleSoft
7 18 (36.73%) HTML
7 18 (36.73%) IaaS
8 16 (32.65%) HTML5
8 16 (32.65%) Velocity
8 16 (32.65%) CSS
9 15 (30.61%) CSS3
9 15 (30.61%) Splunk
9 15 (30.61%) New Relic
9 15 (30.61%) AppDynamics
10 14 (28.57%) Release Management
10 14 (28.57%) Middleware
11 12 (24.49%) Configuration Management
11 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (22.45%) DNS
12 11 (22.45%) VMware
12 11 (22.45%) Finance
12 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

PaaS
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 20 (40.82%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (12.24%) nginx
3 5 (10.20%) Apache
4 4 (8.16%) Confluence
4 4 (8.16%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) CloudStack
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) Jetty
5 1 (2.04%) Mongrel
5 1 (2.04%) Mule
5 1 (2.04%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.04%) SAS
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (73.47%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (36.73%) IaaS
4 7 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (14.29%) SaaS
5 6 (12.24%) GitHub
6 4 (8.16%) CloudBees
6 4 (8.16%) OpenShift
7 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.04%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (2.04%) Heroku
8 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.04%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) HBase
4 1 (2.04%) HDInsight
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.24%) JIRA
3 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.04%) GoCD
4 1 (2.04%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Architect
2 10 (20.41%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (8.16%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Azure Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (6.12%) Platform Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Java Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.90%) Spring
2 20 (40.82%) Spring Boot
3 18 (36.73%) HTML
4 16 (32.65%) CSS
4 16 (32.65%) HTML5
4 16 (32.65%) Velocity
5 15 (30.61%) CSS3
6 14 (28.57%) Middleware
7 6 (12.24%) REST
8 4 (8.16%) JSON
8 4 (8.16%) SOAP
9 2 (4.08%) Node.js
9 2 (4.08%) Web Services
10 1 (2.04%) J2EE
10 1 (2.04%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (2.04%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.20%) Public Cloud
4 4 (8.16%) User Experience
5 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
1 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (18.37%) Ubuntu
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) CentOS
6 3 (6.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) DevOps
1 30 (61.22%) Microservices
2 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) Release Management
4 12 (24.49%) Configuration Management
5 8 (16.33%) Scrum
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 7 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (12.24%) Kanban
8 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.16%) ATDD
9 4 (8.16%) BDD
9 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.16%) ITIL
9 4 (8.16%) Software Delivery
9 4 (8.16%) TDD
9 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) Go
3 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) R
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) Docker
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Ansible
1 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) Salt
3 1 (2.04%) Packer
3 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) MuleSoft
2 15 (30.61%) AppDynamics
2 15 (30.61%) New Relic
2 15 (30.61%) Splunk
3 11 (22.45%) VMware
4 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.29%) Dell
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.08%) Google
8 1 (2.04%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.04%) Rackspace