The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 58 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Contract jobs citing PaaS 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% 1.07% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.38% 9.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £574 £588 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.34% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +4.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - £50.00

PaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 84 98 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 10.02% 11.67% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 79 55
Median daily rate £425 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year +75.75% -38.31%  

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing PaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Bristol

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PaaS in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Bristol

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Bristol over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 3 (50.00%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (16.67%) SOLID
5 1 (16.67%) vRealize
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (16.67%) GFS2
5 1 (16.67%) React
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Protractor
5 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (16.67%) Fat Client

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 3 (50.00%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) Protractor
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 2 (33.33%) CRM Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Strategy Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (16.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) SOLID
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) GFS2
1 1 (16.67%) OCFS2
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) VMware