Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 January 2019 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 99 113
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 +22
Contract jobs citing PaaS 37 44 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.52% 1.48% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.94% 10.58% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 10
East Midlands median daily rate £600 £500 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.50% +57.05%
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £59.84 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +70.96% -17.65% -57.50%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 533 416 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.89% 13.96% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 275 153
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £228 £301
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £12.25 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +144.90% -32.41% +45.00%
10th Percentile £15.60 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £34.25 £33.40 £104.06
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year -5.72% -2.30% -12.20%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in the East Midlands

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in the East Midlands

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in the East Midlands

PaaS
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 PaaS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Derbyshire +18 21 £450 - 1
Northamptonshire -6 6 £600 - 4
Leicestershire - 5 £550 - 2
Nottinghamshire -15 4 £500 - 8
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (45.95%) Cisco
2 17 (45.95%) SABSA
3 16 (43.24%) IaaS
4 15 (40.54%) Security Architecture
5 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio Team System
6 13 (35.14%) Manufacturing
7 11 (29.73%) Data Acquisition
8 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
8 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (24.32%) F5
9 9 (24.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 8 (21.62%) DevOps
10 8 (21.62%) Office 365
10 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (18.92%) SaaS
11 7 (18.92%) TOGAF
12 6 (16.22%) Linux
13 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
13 5 (13.51%) Threat Modelling
13 5 (13.51%) SDLC
14 4 (10.81%) Identity Access Management
14 4 (10.81%) Threat Management
14 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (10.81%) GitLab
14 4 (10.81%) OAuth2
14 4 (10.81%) Mobile App

PaaS
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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (43.24%) IaaS
3 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (21.62%) Office 365
4 7 (18.92%) SaaS
5 4 (10.81%) GitHub
5 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (5.41%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Network Security
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.41%) NuoDB
1 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.41%) Redis
1 2 (5.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio Team System
2 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) GitLab
4 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium
5 1 (2.70%) Ant
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (35.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.81%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Architect
2 21 (56.76%) Security Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Information Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) SAP Architect
6 2 (5.41%) SAP Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) OAuth
1 4 (10.81%) OAuth2
1 4 (10.81%) SAML
2 3 (8.11%) RESTful
2 3 (8.11%) Spring
3 2 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) JPA
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) REST
4 1 (2.70%) SOAP
4 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Public Cloud
2 4 (10.81%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.81%) PKI
3 3 (8.11%) Cloud Native
4 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) SABSA
2 15 (40.54%) Security Architecture
3 11 (29.73%) Data Acquisition
4 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (24.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 8 (21.62%) DevOps
7 7 (18.92%) TOGAF
8 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (13.51%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (13.51%) SDLC
8 5 (13.51%) Threat Modelling
9 4 (10.81%) Identity Access Management
9 4 (10.81%) Identity Management
9 4 (10.81%) Information Security
9 4 (10.81%) Internal Audit
9 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 4 (10.81%) Privileged Identity Management
9 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.81%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) Java
1 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CEH
1 4 (10.81%) CISM
1 4 (10.81%) CISSP
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) CCNA
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Cisco
2 9 (24.32%) F5
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.81%) SAP
4 3 (8.11%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat