Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 16 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 72 64
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 14 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.81% 1.42% 0.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.22% 11.63% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 0
Coventry median daily rate £438 £381 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.75% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £470 £413 £590
% change year-on-year +13.94% -30.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

PaaS 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 137 129 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 17.68% 12.23% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 105 42
Coventry median daily rate £450 £410 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +11.56% -16.00%
10th Percentile £333 £329 £150
90th Percentile £550 £546 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
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%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Coventry

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Coventry

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Coventry over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Coventry region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (78.57%) IaaS
3 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
4 7 (50.00%) SaaS
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) JSON
6 5 (35.71%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) Kanban
7 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) SCOM
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (21.43%) VPN
8 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) DevOps
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
8 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (14.29%) Service Design

PaaS
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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (78.57%) IaaS
3 7 (50.00%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Azure Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Architect
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Architect
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Architect
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
3 2 (14.29%) LESS
3 2 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Kanban
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (14.29%) CQRS
5 2 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (14.29%) Service Design
5 2 (14.29%) SOLID
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle