Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 July 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)
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 117 149
Rank change year-on-year -1 +32 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 13 39 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.60% 1.31% 0.068%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.18% 14.89% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 32 1
Leeds median daily rate £488 £558 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.56% +1.36% -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £565 £550
% change year-on-year -13.72% +2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

PaaS 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 181 262 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 8.41% 8.78% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 199 109
Leeds median daily rate £450 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +23.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £263
90th Percentile £575 £620 £520
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £12.10 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.61% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £12.10 -
% change year-on-year +106.61% - -

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Leeds

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Leeds

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 11 (84.62%) SaaS
1 11 (84.62%) IaaS
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
4 8 (61.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (61.54%) DNS
4 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (53.85%) IT Strategy
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) PKI
6 6 (46.15%) SAML
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) Dell
7 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
8 4 (30.77%) DevOps
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) Scrum
9 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 3 (23.08%) Puppet
9 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (23.08%) Network Design
9 3 (23.08%) Kanban
9 3 (23.08%) Open Source
10 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines

PaaS
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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) IaaS
1 11 (84.62%) SaaS
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Azure Architect
3 5 (38.46%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (15.38%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
6 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (15.38%) Consultant
6 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
7 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (7.69%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) SAML
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 8 (61.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (46.15%) PKI
4 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (53.85%) IT Strategy
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Network Design
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Groovy
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) AWS Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CCDP
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CISM
1 2 (15.38%) CISSP
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Terraform
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Dell
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) CyberArk
5 1 (7.69%) Imperva
5 1 (7.69%) Qualys
5 1 (7.69%) Splunk
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