Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 February 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)
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 81 81
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +8
Contract jobs citing PaaS 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.62% 0.50% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.13% 5.33% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median daily rate £520 - -
East of England median daily rate £550 £483 £463
% change year-on-year +13.99% +4.32% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Essex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 78 75 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 12.02% 9.36% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 47 17
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £176 £256 £218
90th Percentile £606 £488 £509
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £444
% change year-on-year +3.03% -7.04% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Essex median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% -1.37% -22.34%
10th Percentile £38.80 £18.00 £21.45
90th Percentile £76.75 £37.00 £41.65
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £23.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +165.96% -26.56% +156.00%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Essex

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Essex

PaaS
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £520 -
PaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) JSON Schema
3 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) Sequence Diagram
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

PaaS
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 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Mule
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Messaging Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) Java SE
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) JSON Schema
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WSDL
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Microservices
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) API Design
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Groovy
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) webMethods
2 1 (25.00%) WSO2