Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 67 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 12 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.55% 1.81% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.70% 14.73% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 6
Coventry median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £570
% change year-on-year - -25.44% +20.00%
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 138 129 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 17.78% 12.30% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 105 42
Coventry median daily rate £450 £410 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +11.56% -16.00%
10th Percentile £335 £329 £150
90th Percentile £550 £546 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.18% +6.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Coventry median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.25 £16.25 £13.20
% change year-on-year -12.31% +23.11% -34.00%

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Coventry region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (91.67%) PaaS
3 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (58.33%) JSON
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) SaaS
6 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (33.33%) Kanban
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (25.00%) SCOM
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) DevOps
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 2 (16.67%) SOLID
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (91.67%) PaaS
3 6 (50.00%) SaaS
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Dapper ORM
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) HTML5
4 2 (16.67%) LESS
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Kanban
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (16.67%) CQRS
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) SOLID
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Docker
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware