Period
to 26 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 26 June 2019 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 58 90
Rank change year-on-year -6 +32 +16
Contract jobs citing PaaS 41 66 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.70% 3.27% 1.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.46% 18.97% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 18
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -13.64% -
10th Percentile £366 £375 £399
90th Percentile £504 £570 £625
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £82.50 - £42.50

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

All Cloud Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 329 348 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.67% 17.25% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 200 154
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £256 £217 £249
90th Percentile £606 £600 £625
South East median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.00 £16.87 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.51% -41.82% +70.59%
10th Percentile £26.80 £14.56 £27.00
90th Percentile £37.00 £19.09 £31.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.43 £15.75
% change year-on-year +89.91% +17.02% -19.21%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Buckinghamshire

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Buckinghamshire

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 26 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Buckinghamshire

PaaS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 26 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 39 £450 -10.00% 2
PaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 28 (68.29%) DevOps
2 17 (41.46%) OpenShift
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 13 (31.71%) .NET
3 13 (31.71%) Java
3 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
3 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
4 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
4 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.83%) Linux
5 11 (26.83%) Windows
6 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
6 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (24.39%) IaaS
6 10 (24.39%) GitLab
7 8 (19.51%) Spring Boot
7 8 (19.51%) Docker
7 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (19.51%) Spring
7 8 (19.51%) Banking
8 7 (17.07%) Microservices
8 7 (17.07%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (17.07%) Ansible
8 7 (17.07%) OpenStack
9 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
9 6 (14.63%) Kubernetes
9 6 (14.63%) API Development
9 6 (14.63%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (14.63%) Spring Cloud

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.07%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (17.07%) OpenStack
3 3 (7.32%) Confluence
3 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 17 (41.46%) OpenShift
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (24.39%) IaaS
4 6 (14.63%) SaaS
5 3 (7.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (7.32%) GitHub
6 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) Intranet
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MariaDB
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 3 (7.32%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 12 (29.27%) Git (software)
3 10 (24.39%) GitLab
4 6 (14.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (12.20%) SonarQube
6 4 (9.76%) Maven
7 3 (7.32%) JIRA
7 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (4.88%) JMeter
9 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.51%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Application Support Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.88%) Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Azure Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Python Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) Spring
2 8 (19.51%) Spring Boot
3 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
3 6 (14.63%) Spring Cloud
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.76%) REST
5 3 (7.32%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.32%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) Node.js
5 3 (7.32%) Swagger
6 2 (4.88%) CSS
6 2 (4.88%) Hystrix
6 2 (4.88%) Zuul
7 1 (2.44%) HTML
7 1 (2.44%) Java EE
7 1 (2.44%) JSON
7 1 (2.44%) React
7 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.76%) AIX
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) DevOps
2 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.07%) Microservices
5 6 (14.63%) API Development
5 6 (14.63%) ITIL
5 6 (14.63%) Release Management
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (12.20%) CRM
6 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
7 4 (9.76%) Service Design
7 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.76%) TDD
7 4 (9.76%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.32%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.32%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) Python
5 4 (9.76%) Java 8
6 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) MCSA
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.76%) MCDBA
3 4 (9.76%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Docker
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Ansible
2 6 (14.63%) Kubernetes
3 5 (12.20%) Terraform
4 2 (4.88%) Kibana
4 2 (4.88%) logstash
4 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 5 (12.20%) F5
3 5 (12.20%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) Planview
5 1 (2.44%) CA
5 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.44%) OutSystems
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy