Period
to 19 October 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 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 51 52
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +7
Contract jobs citing IaaS 31 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.51% 1.46% 2.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.54% 11.11% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 21
Coventry median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £425 £400 £313
90th Percentile £575 £497 £456
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
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 294 90 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 33.30% 13.18% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 59 99
Coventry median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £313 £318 £313
90th Percentile £600 £528 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Coventry median hourly rate £20.75 £36.25 £13.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.76% +164.99% -40.52%
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year +3.28% +3.39% -35.87%

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 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (87.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (77.42%) PaaS
3 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
3 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
4 18 (58.06%) Windows
4 18 (58.06%) DevOps
5 17 (54.84%) SaaS
6 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
6 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
7 15 (48.39%) SQL
8 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (41.94%) JSON
8 13 (41.94%) C#
8 13 (41.94%) .NET
8 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
9 12 (38.71%) Public Cloud
10 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
10 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (32.26%) WSUS
11 10 (32.26%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
12 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio Team System
12 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
12 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (22.58%) Scrum
14 6 (19.35%) VMware
15 5 (16.13%) Confluence
15 5 (16.13%) JIRA
16 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure

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 5 (16.13%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 27 (87.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (77.42%) PaaS
3 17 (54.84%) SaaS
4 10 (32.26%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Skype
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
2 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (35.48%) Visual Studio
2 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (16.13%) JIRA
4 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.45%) Ant
5 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
5 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.45%) JUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Maven
5 2 (6.45%) Selenium
5 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (6.45%) Subversion
5 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Security Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Azure Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
1 13 (41.94%) JSON
2 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.68%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.45%) Java EE
3 2 (6.45%) JPA
3 2 (6.45%) jQuery
3 2 (6.45%) REST
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) Spring
3 2 (6.45%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Public Cloud
2 3 (9.68%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) DevOps
3 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (22.58%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) CRM
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Security
6 3 (9.68%) Kanban
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Data Management
7 2 (6.45%) Dependency Management
7 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Network Design
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) PowerShell
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) C#
4 10 (32.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) BC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) WSUS
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya