Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 64 103
Rank change year-on-year -25 +39 +19
Contract jobs citing PaaS 29 82 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.72% 3.45% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.01% 17.34% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 40 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £406 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -16.67% +92.00%
10th Percentile £361 £363 £550
90th Percentile £543 £525 £650
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 322 473 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.13% 19.87% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 175 71
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +32.81%
10th Percentile £215 £291 £225
90th Percentile £650 £530 £520
South East median daily rate £469 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +9.01% -4.44% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £60.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.33% +169.66% +122.50%
10th Percentile £14.00 £33.60 £10.62
90th Percentile £17.00 £60.00 £35.68
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +9.38%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 -13 26 £375 -25.00% 1
PaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 20 (68.97%) OpenShift
2 18 (62.07%) DevOps
2 18 (62.07%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (58.62%) Jenkins
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (48.28%) MongoDB
6 13 (44.83%) Java
7 12 (41.38%) Finance
7 12 (41.38%) JIRA
7 12 (41.38%) IaaS
8 11 (37.93%) Confluence
8 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
8 11 (37.93%) OpenStack
8 11 (37.93%) Linux
8 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
9 10 (34.48%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (31.03%) Selenium
10 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
10 9 (31.03%) Firewall
10 9 (31.03%) IBM
10 9 (31.03%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (31.03%) NuoDB
10 9 (31.03%) Redis
10 9 (31.03%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (27.59%) TDD
12 7 (24.14%) Ruby
13 6 (20.69%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
13 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
14 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure

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 11 (37.93%) Confluence
1 11 (37.93%) OpenStack
2 6 (20.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (68.97%) OpenShift
2 18 (62.07%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (41.38%) IaaS
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (10.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
6 1 (3.45%) Office 365
6 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
6 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) MongoDB
2 10 (34.48%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (31.03%) NuoDB
3 9 (31.03%) Redis
4 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Jenkins
2 12 (41.38%) JIRA
3 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
4 9 (31.03%) Selenium
5 2 (6.90%) GitLab
5 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.45%) Maven
6 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Automotive
3 3 (10.34%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Node.js Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Ruby Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.24%) Node.js
4 2 (6.90%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) Hystrix
5 1 (3.45%) Java EE
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) REST
5 1 (3.45%) RESTful
5 1 (3.45%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.45%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
1 2 (6.90%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) DevOps
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
4 8 (27.59%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Build Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Dependency Management
6 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
7 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) High Availability
7 3 (10.34%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Kanban
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
9 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
9 1 (3.45%) Email Migration
9 1 (3.45%) Release Management
9 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) Ruby
3 4 (13.79%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Go
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
2 9 (31.03%) IBM
3 4 (13.79%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) SkyKick