The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 28 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)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing PaaS 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 1.18% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.12% 8.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £380 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.87% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 97 83 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.39% 13.95% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 97 102
Median daily rate £408 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £400 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.96 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -33.33%  

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Cambridgeshire

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Cambridgeshire

PaaS
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 PaaS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Huntingdon - 4 £380 - 1
PaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) IaaS
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 10 (71.43%) Ubuntu
2 10 (71.43%) JSON
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (71.43%) Kanban
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) SOA
2 10 (71.43%) HTTP
2 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 10 (71.43%) DNS
2 10 (71.43%) SSL
2 10 (71.43%) CoreOS
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (71.43%) Node.js
2 10 (71.43%) REST
2 10 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (71.43%) Docker
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile App

PaaS
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 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) IaaS
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
1 10 (71.43%) HTTP
1 10 (71.43%) SSL
1 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Service Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SaaS Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Service Design Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) JSON
2 10 (71.43%) Node.js
2 10 (71.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) CoreOS
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Ubuntu
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Delivery
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 10 (71.43%) Kanban
1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
1 10 (71.43%) SOA
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Service Design
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) Python
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks