Period
to 17 June 2018

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 17 June 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 53 66
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 21 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.65% 0.81% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.82% 7.25% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 1
Coventry median daily rate £450 £375 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -30.23% -
10th Percentile £419 £365 £519
90th Percentile £619 £393 £556
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £550 £495
% change year-on-year -9.09% +11.11% +52.31%
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 238 69 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 30.09% 11.11% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 51 59
Coventry median daily rate £450 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +18.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £305
90th Percentile £601 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £455 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +7.12% +6.25% +17.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Coventry median hourly rate £20.75 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.00% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.38% -42.22% -2.17%

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 17 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 20 (95.24%) DevOps
2 17 (80.95%) SaaS
2 17 (80.95%) IaaS
3 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (61.90%) PowerShell
4 13 (61.90%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) Public Cloud
5 12 (57.14%) C#
5 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (52.38%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (52.38%) Windows
6 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
6 11 (52.38%) Visual Studio
6 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
7 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
7 10 (47.62%) WSUS
7 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
7 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
9 7 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
11 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (23.81%) Docker
12 4 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (19.05%) IT Strategy
12 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS

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 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (80.95%) IaaS
2 17 (80.95%) SaaS
3 11 (52.38%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (52.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Public Cloud
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
1 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) DevOps
2 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (19.05%) IT Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 3 (14.29%) Service Management
8 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Kanban
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) User Stories
9 1 (4.76%) Coaching
9 1 (4.76%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (4.76%) Product Management
9 1 (4.76%) Scrum
9 1 (4.76%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) PowerShell
2 12 (57.14%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) WSUS
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Google