Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 89 76
Rank change year-on-year -24 -13 +10
Contract jobs citing PaaS 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.19% 1.05% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.79% 7.84% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Essex median daily rate - £535 -
East of England median daily rate £502 £525 £600
% change year-on-year -4.37% -12.50% +20.00%
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 252 102 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 23.40% 13.39% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 62 37
Essex median daily rate £525 £505 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +68.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £225
90th Percentile £600 £600 £428
East of England median daily rate £436 £450 £410
% change year-on-year -3.06% +9.76% +2.50%
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% -23.92%
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 £16.00
% change year-on-year -72.00% +290.63% -46.67%

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) PowerCLI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX

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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware