Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 19 July 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 50 52
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing IaaS 28 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.29% 1.11% 2.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.07% 8.86% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 6 16
Coventry median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £378 £313
90th Percentile £580 £483 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £500 £469
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% +32.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Coventry with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 253 79 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 29.73% 12.50% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 58 70
Coventry median daily rate £475 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +8.75% +15.11%
10th Percentile £313 £317 £313
90th Percentile £609 £541 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Coventry median hourly rate £20.75 £12.50 £13.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.00% -8.63% -40.52%
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +53.85% -28.77% -10.98%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Coventry

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Coventry

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (82.14%) DevOps
3 21 (75.00%) PaaS
3 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (71.43%) SaaS
5 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
5 19 (67.86%) Windows
5 19 (67.86%) PowerShell
5 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (57.14%) .NET
6 16 (57.14%) SQL
6 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
7 15 (53.57%) Visual Studio
7 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
7 15 (53.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (50.00%) T-SQL
8 14 (50.00%) C#
8 14 (50.00%) Public Cloud
9 13 (46.43%) WSUS
10 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
11 10 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
13 6 (21.43%) JSON
14 5 (17.86%) Docker
14 5 (17.86%) IT Strategy
14 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
15 4 (14.29%) Test Automation

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 27 (96.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (75.00%) PaaS
3 20 (71.43%) SaaS
4 14 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) Skype
1 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
1 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 15 (53.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Security Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Project Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (57.14%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) JSON
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) DevOps
2 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.86%) IT Strategy
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Kanban
7 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Network Design
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) PowerShell
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 14 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) BC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Docker
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) WSUS
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Terraform
3 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Avaya