Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 54 106
Rank change year-on-year -26 +52 +25
Contract jobs citing PaaS 37 86 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.07% 3.83% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.82% 18.94% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 43 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £430 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.00% -16.67% +92.00%
10th Percentile £350 £364 £550
90th Percentile £525 £625 £650
South East median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +15.15%
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 313 454 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.50% 20.24% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 180 73
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +37.50%
10th Percentile £206 £318 £225
90th Percentile £653 £575 £524
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £29.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.72% +30.34% -14.42%
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.68% +22.56%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -19 35 £430 -14.00% 8
PaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 24 (64.86%) OpenShift
2 23 (62.16%) Java
3 21 (56.76%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (54.05%) Jenkins
5 18 (48.65%) MongoDB
6 15 (40.54%) DevOps
6 15 (40.54%) Finance
6 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (35.14%) IaaS
8 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
8 11 (29.73%) TDD
8 11 (29.73%) JIRA
8 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
9 10 (27.03%) IBM
9 10 (27.03%) Linux
9 10 (27.03%) Ruby
9 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
9 10 (27.03%) Confluence
9 10 (27.03%) Node.js
9 10 (27.03%) OpenStack
9 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
9 10 (27.03%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
11 8 (21.62%) Selenium
11 8 (21.62%) Firewall
11 8 (21.62%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (21.62%) Redis
11 8 (21.62%) NuoDB
11 8 (21.62%) RabbitMQ

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 (27.03%) Cloud Foundry
1 10 (27.03%) Confluence
1 10 (27.03%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (64.86%) OpenShift
2 21 (56.76%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (35.14%) IaaS
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.70%) Heroku
6 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
6 1 (2.70%) npm
6 1 (2.70%) Office 365
6 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
6 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) MongoDB
2 9 (24.32%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (21.62%) NuoDB
3 8 (21.62%) Redis
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) JIRA
3 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
4 8 (21.62%) Selenium
5 3 (8.11%) GitLab
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Automotive
3 3 (8.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Node.js Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
4 6 (16.22%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (8.11%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Banking Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
1 10 (27.03%) Node.js
2 8 (21.62%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) Spring
3 2 (5.41%) Spring Boot
3 2 (5.41%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.70%) Hystrix
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) REST
4 1 (2.70%) RESTful
4 1 (2.70%) Spring Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Spring Integration
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (40.54%) DevOps
2 11 (29.73%) TDD
2 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
3 8 (21.62%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
4 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (16.22%) High Availability
5 5 (13.51%) Build Automation
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.51%) Dependency Management
6 4 (10.81%) Pair Programming
6 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 2 (5.41%) API Development
8 2 (5.41%) BDD
8 2 (5.41%) Kanban
8 2 (5.41%) Microservices
8 2 (5.41%) MVC
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) Ruby
3 7 (18.92%) Python
4 3 (8.11%) Go
5 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) Java 8
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Red Hat
2 10 (27.03%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) SkyKick