Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 13 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 91 81
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 +12
Contract jobs citing IaaS 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.46% 0.88% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.02% 6.80% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Essex median daily rate £500 £535 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.54% +47.59% -
10th Percentile £366 £512 £356
90th Percentile £586 £571 £369
East of England median daily rate £487 £500 £588
% change year-on-year -2.59% -14.89% +34.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Essex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 248 103 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 22.90% 13.01% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 62 41
Essex median daily rate £525 £520 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +73.17% -21.57%
10th Percentile £325 £351 £225
90th Percentile £600 £612 £431
East of England median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 6
Essex median hourly rate £22.00 £62.50 £24.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.80% +152.78% -27.28%
10th Percentile £21.00 £37.20 £18.00
90th Percentile £23.00 £63.75 £36.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £62.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -72.00% +247.22% -43.31%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Essex

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Essex

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Essex over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Essex region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) EDI
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) IBM