Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 51 68
Rank change year-on-year +12 +17 -3
Contract jobs citing PaaS 41 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.62% 1.76% 1.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.62% 11.21% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 11 9
Coventry median daily rate £575 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £374 £413 £331
90th Percentile £600 £488 £476
West Midlands median daily rate £545 £475 £490
% change year-on-year +14.74% -3.06% -16.95%
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 301 116 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 33.90% 15.70% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 83 96
Coventry median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £308 £323 £313
90th Percentile £600 £569 £569
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.52% +3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Coventry median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +34.77% -35.48%
10th Percentile £14.64 £20.00 £13.81
90th Percentile £53.75 £20.00 £16.67
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year +13.79% -10.77% -20.73%

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 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 36 (87.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) IaaS
2 25 (60.98%) DevOps
3 20 (48.78%) SaaS
4 18 (43.90%) PowerShell
5 15 (36.59%) Windows
6 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
6 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
6 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
7 13 (31.71%) .NET
7 13 (31.71%) JSON
8 12 (29.27%) C#
8 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
8 12 (29.27%) Public Cloud
9 11 (26.83%) SQL
10 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (17.07%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (17.07%) WSUS
11 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
11 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
11 7 (17.07%) Scrum
12 6 (14.63%) JIRA
12 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
12 6 (14.63%) Collaborative Working
13 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity

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 5 (12.20%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 36 (87.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (60.98%) IaaS
3 20 (48.78%) SaaS
4 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (17.07%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (9.76%) GitHub
5 4 (9.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (9.76%) Office 365
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.44%) Force.com
6 1 (2.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Network Security
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
3 6 (14.63%) JIRA
4 4 (9.76%) GitLab
5 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.88%) Ant
6 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.88%) JUnit
6 2 (4.88%) Maven
6 2 (4.88%) Selenium
6 2 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.88%) Subversion
6 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (9.76%) Aerospace
1 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
1 4 (9.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 9 (21.95%) Azure Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) Azure DevOps
4 8 (19.51%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (14.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Information Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Information Security Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Security Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Security Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Administrator
8 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Developer
9 2 (4.88%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
1 13 (31.71%) JSON
2 4 (9.76%) OAuth
2 4 (9.76%) OAuth2
2 4 (9.76%) SAML
3 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.32%) jQuery
3 3 (7.32%) REST
3 3 (7.32%) SOAP
3 3 (7.32%) XML
4 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.88%) Java EE
4 2 (4.88%) JPA
4 2 (4.88%) Spring
4 2 (4.88%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.44%) COM
5 1 (2.44%) CSS
5 1 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.76%) PKI
2 4 (9.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (60.98%) DevOps
2 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (17.07%) Scrum
3 6 (14.63%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.20%) CRM
4 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (12.20%) Kanban
4 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Cryptography
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (9.76%) Identity Management
5 4 (9.76%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.76%) SABSA
5 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) PowerShell
2 12 (29.27%) C#
3 11 (26.83%) SQL
4 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
3 4 (9.76%) CEH
3 4 (9.76%) CISM
3 4 (9.76%) CISSP
4 3 (7.32%) BC Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) GDPR
1 4 (9.76%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) WSUS
2 4 (9.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Citrix
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com