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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 3 July 2022 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 45 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - - +28
Contract jobs citing IaaS 26 0 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.24% - 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.12% - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £413 - £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 - £475
Median % change year-on-year - - -10.38%
75th Percentile £438 - £488
90th Percentile £481 - -
East of England median daily rate £425 £530 £690
% change year-on-year -19.81% -23.19% +15.00%

IaaS 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 257 145 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 32.00% 26.56% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 76 124
10th Percentile £229 £175 £314
25th Percentile £313 £325 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £450 £500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £538 £563 £576
90th Percentile £700 £625 £650
East of England median daily rate £475 £474 £475
% change year-on-year +0.26% -0.26% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 33 2
10th Percentile - £11.25 £14.64
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £16.20
Median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £18.80
Median % change year-on-year +14.81% -28.19% +8.99%
75th Percentile £15.75 £15.50 £21.40
90th Percentile - £22.02 £22.96
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £20.75 £22.82
% change year-on-year -25.30% -9.07% +34.24%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing IaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Cambridgeshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IaaS in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for IaaS in Cambridgeshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IaaS in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for IaaS in Cambridgeshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Peterborough - 25 £425 - 2
Cambridge - 1 £700 -
IaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 26 (100.00%) Azure
1 26 (100.00%) PaaS
2 25 (96.15%) Microsoft 365
2 25 (96.15%) AWS
2 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 25 (96.15%) Active Directory
3 22 (84.62%) Change Management
3 22 (84.62%) Identity Management
3 22 (84.62%) DHCP
3 22 (84.62%) DNS
3 22 (84.62%) SLA
3 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 22 (84.62%) Replication
3 22 (84.62%) PKI
3 22 (84.62%) Incident Management
3 22 (84.62%) vSphere
3 22 (84.62%) SCCM
3 22 (84.62%) SCVMM
3 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (84.62%) Hyper-V
3 22 (84.62%) Skype for Business
3 22 (84.62%) Skype
3 22 (84.62%) Azure Active Directory
3 22 (84.62%) Windows Server
4 21 (80.77%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 22 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
1 22 (84.62%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 26 (100.00%) Azure
1 26 (100.00%) PaaS
2 25 (96.15%) AWS
2 25 (96.15%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (84.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (84.62%) DHCP
1 22 (84.62%) DNS
1 22 (84.62%) Skype
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.85%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 22 (84.62%) Applications Engineer
1 22 (84.62%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Architect
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Velocity
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) .NET Core
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) PKI
1 22 (84.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 22 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Change Management
1 22 (84.62%) Identity Management
1 22 (84.62%) Incident Management
2 4 (15.38%) Agile
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Operational Stability
3 3 (11.54%) Platform Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (3.85%) CI/CD
4 1 (3.85%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Observability
4 1 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (84.62%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (96.15%) Active Directory
2 22 (84.62%) Hyper-V
2 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (84.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (84.62%) SCCM
1 22 (84.62%) SCVMM
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory Federation Services
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore