Period
to 20 November 2017

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 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 123 142
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 -12
Contract jobs citing PaaS 22 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.69% 0.86% 0.094%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.76% 10.00% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 1
East Midlands median daily rate £520 £600 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +66.90% -15.41%
10th Percentile £467 £387 £359
90th Percentile £780 £1,000 £360
England median daily rate £501 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +0.10% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.68 £47.25 -
% change year-on-year -26.60% - -

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 382 280 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.99% 8.62% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 146 71
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -12.61%
10th Percentile £221 £316 £213
90th Percentile £588 £606 £475
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%

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 November 2017.

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 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 +18 14 £520 - 2
Derbyshire -10 5 - - 3
Northamptonshire +10 3 - -
Lincolnshire -4 3 - -
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (72.73%) IaaS
3 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (36.36%) SaaS
4 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 8 (36.36%) DevOps
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
5 7 (31.82%) Migration
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) IT Strategy
7 5 (22.73%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
7 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (22.73%) Information Security
7 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Marketing
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
7 5 (22.73%) HIPAA
8 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) C#
8 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
8 4 (18.18%) Microservices
9 3 (13.64%) Docker
9 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (13.64%) Analytics

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 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (72.73%) IaaS
3 8 (36.36%) SaaS
4 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (13.64%) Google Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (4.55%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
2 3 (13.64%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Architect
2 12 (54.55%) Azure Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Architect
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce Architect
5 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Azure Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Chief Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Chief Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) .NET Core
2 3 (13.64%) Kafka
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) VMS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Migration
4 6 (27.27%) IT Strategy
5 5 (22.73%) Configuration Management
5 5 (22.73%) Information Security
5 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 4 (18.18%) Microservices
6 4 (18.18%) Security Operations
6 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Refactoring
7 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (4.55%) CCSP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) HIPAA
1 5 (22.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (13.64%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (13.64%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle