The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 82 96
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14  
Contract jobs citing IaaS 6 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.54% 1.75% 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.82% 17.69% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 10
Median daily rate £475 £463 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -3.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £375 £459
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £588 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £465 £475
% change year-on-year +2.15% -2.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 68 147 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 6.17% 9.92% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 199 199
Median daily rate £450 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £603 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -33.33%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Leeds

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Leeds region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) SaaS
2 7 (46.67%) PaaS
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (46.67%) HTML5
2 7 (46.67%) Puppet
2 7 (46.67%) CSS3
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) Web Services
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Maven
3 6 (40.00%) Google
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (40.00%) Rackspace
3 6 (40.00%) Grunt
3 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (40.00%) Ansible
3 6 (40.00%) SaltStack
3 6 (40.00%) Salt
3 6 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (46.67%) PaaS
2 7 (46.67%) SaaS
3 6 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (26.67%) Loggly
4 4 (26.67%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (26.67%) Riak
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) HBase
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Redis
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) Grunt
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (26.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Azure Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
5 2 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) SCCM Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) CSS3
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (20.00%) Kafka
4 3 (20.00%) LAMP
4 3 (20.00%) Node.js
4 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (20.00%) SAML
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Go
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
4 3 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) AWS Certification
1 1 (6.67%) CCDP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) Docker
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) HDFS
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
2 6 (40.00%) Ansible
2 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (40.00%) Salt
3 4 (26.67%) Nagios
3 4 (26.67%) ZABBIX
4 3 (20.00%) Prometheus
5 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM
5 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Google
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Rackspace
2 6 (40.00%) SaltStack
3 5 (33.33%) Splunk
4 4 (26.67%) New Relic
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Adobe
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
6 1 (6.67%) Imperva
6 1 (6.67%) Qualys
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £475 to £525 per day
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