Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 November 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 124 134
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 0
Contract jobs citing IaaS 24 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.75% 0.83% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.15% 9.57% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 5
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £800 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +128.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £423 £319 £318
90th Percentile £760 £1,000 £428
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year +1.45% - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 390 282 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.12% 8.62% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 146 70
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.80% -11.42%
10th Percentile £223 £316 £213
90th Percentile £588 £606 £476
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.29 £17.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.85% +42.00% -47.92%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.53 £11.25
90th Percentile £35.30 £70.69 £13.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +20.22%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in the East Midlands

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IaaS in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in the East Midlands

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in the East Midlands

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +13 13 £520 +57.58% 3
Derbyshire +2 9 - - 2
Lincolnshire -6 2 £413 -58.75%
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (66.67%) PaaS
3 12 (50.00%) SaaS
4 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (33.33%) Migration
5 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (25.00%) Information Security
6 6 (25.00%) Finance
6 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (25.00%) IT Strategy
6 6 (25.00%) DevOps
7 5 (20.83%) HIPAA
7 5 (20.83%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
7 5 (20.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (20.83%) Service Management
7 5 (20.83%) Change Management
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 5 (20.83%) VMS
8 4 (16.67%) Linux
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
9 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (66.67%) PaaS
3 12 (50.00%) SaaS
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (8.33%) iPaaS
4 2 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (8.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Local Government
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Architect
2 10 (41.67%) Azure Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Problem Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Chief Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) J2EE
1 2 (8.33%) Java EE
1 2 (8.33%) Spring
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) VMS
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (33.33%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (25.00%) DevOps
3 6 (25.00%) Information Security
3 6 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 6 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (20.83%) Change Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Refactoring
6 3 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (4.17%) CCSP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) HIPAA
1 5 (20.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (12.50%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Remedy
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.33%) Workday
3 1 (4.17%) Casewise