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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 111 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 11 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.47% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.70% 7.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Median daily rate £425 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
193 170 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.87% 6.08% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 110 49
Median daily rate £410 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £318 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £593 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +18 8 £588 - 2
South Yorkshire -7 3 £338 -28.94% 1
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 30 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (58.70%) DevOps
2 27 (58.70%) Microservices
3 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (47.83%) Java
5 21 (45.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (43.48%) MongoDB
7 19 (41.30%) Spring
7 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
7 19 (41.30%) Cloud Foundry
7 19 (41.30%) IaaS
8 18 (39.13%) Spring Boot
9 17 (36.96%) HTML
10 16 (34.78%) Velocity
10 16 (34.78%) HTML5
10 16 (34.78%) MuleSoft
11 15 (32.61%) AppDynamics
11 15 (32.61%) New Relic
11 15 (32.61%) CSS3
11 15 (32.61%) Splunk
11 15 (32.61%) CSS
11 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
12 14 (30.43%) Middleware
12 14 (30.43%) Release Management
13 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
14 12 (26.09%) DNS
14 12 (26.09%) VMware
14 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (23.91%) SaaS
15 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills

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 19 (41.30%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (13.04%) nginx
3 5 (10.87%) Apache
4 3 (6.52%) Confluence
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.17%) CloudStack
6 1 (2.17%) IIS
6 1 (2.17%) Jetty
6 1 (2.17%) Mongrel
6 1 (2.17%) Mule
6 1 (2.17%) SAS
6 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (45.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (41.30%) IaaS
4 11 (23.91%) SaaS
5 8 (17.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (6.52%) CloudBees
6 3 (6.52%) GitHub
6 3 (6.52%) OpenShift
7 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (2.17%) Heroku
8 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.70%) Big Data
2 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.52%) QlikView
4 2 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 3 (6.52%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.17%) GoCD
3 1 (2.17%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Architect
2 8 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Azure Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Platform Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) SaaS Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (41.30%) Spring
2 18 (39.13%) Spring Boot
3 17 (36.96%) HTML
4 16 (34.78%) HTML5
4 16 (34.78%) Velocity
5 15 (32.61%) CSS
5 15 (32.61%) CSS3
6 14 (30.43%) Middleware
7 5 (10.87%) REST
8 4 (8.70%) Web Services
9 3 (6.52%) JSON
9 3 (6.52%) SOAP
10 1 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.52%) User Experience
6 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
6 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Ubuntu
2 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) Fedora
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) DevOps
1 27 (58.70%) Microservices
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
4 14 (30.43%) Release Management
5 8 (17.39%) Identity Management
6 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (15.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.22%) Scrum
6 7 (15.22%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) SOA
9 3 (6.52%) BDD
9 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.52%) Data Security
9 3 (6.52%) ETL
9 3 (6.52%) ITSM
9 3 (6.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) Go
4 1 (2.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) GCP
3 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Docker
3 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Packer
2 1 (2.17%) Salt
2 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) MuleSoft
2 15 (32.61%) AppDynamics
2 15 (32.61%) New Relic
2 15 (32.61%) Splunk
3 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.09%) VMware
5 8 (17.39%) Dell
6 6 (13.04%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat