Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 90 94
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 +11
Contract jobs citing PaaS 9 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.58% 0.22% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.97% 2.44% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £600 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +23.08% +21.88%
East of England median daily rate £523 £600 £475
% change year-on-year -12.92% +26.32% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 181 123 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.60% 8.97% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 74 64
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £431 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +11.29% -3.13%
10th Percentile £209 £205 £178
90th Percentile £563 £618 £568
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £16.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.67% +140.00%
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £18.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +247.22% -42.86% +103.23%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Hertfordshire

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Hertfordshire

PaaS
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 PaaS within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford -5 1 £550 -8.33%
PaaS
East of 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Docker
3 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 4 (44.44%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (44.44%) Terraform
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Serverless
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
4 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Google
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Google Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Advertising
4 3 (33.33%) Microservices
4 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Kafka
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby

PaaS
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 1 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (44.44%) Serverless
3 3 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (33.33%) Google Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 2 (22.22%) Route 53
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (11.11%) IaaS
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce Architect
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Core
1 3 (33.33%) Kafka
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) DC/OS
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Go
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Terraform
2 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 2 (22.22%) Marathon
2 2 (22.22%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle