Period
to 13 December 2018

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

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 97 100
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -9
Contract jobs citing IaaS 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.44% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.26% 3.03% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +20.00%
East of England median daily rate £480 £500 £600
% change year-on-year -4.00% -16.67% +29.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 215 198 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.39% 12.35% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 115 81
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - +16.13%
10th Percentile £150 £203 £205
90th Percentile £564 £550 £638
East of England median daily rate £438 £450 £410
% change year-on-year -2.78% +9.76% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 - £16.00
10th Percentile £14.55 - £11.50
90th Percentile £30.35 - £18.40
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £62.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -72.00% +290.63% -46.67%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Hertfordshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Hertfordshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Watford - 4 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City -4 2 - -
Hatfield - 1 - - 2
IaaS
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 6 (85.71%) SaaS
2 5 (71.43%) PaaS
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (57.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (57.14%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Derivative
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Puppet
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) SAN

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (57.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) SaaS
2 5 (71.43%) PaaS
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 4G
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Gatling
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Azure Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Finance Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Record to Report
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) AppDynamics
4 1 (14.29%) Dynatrace
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) SAP