The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 29 March 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)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing IaaS 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.06% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +5.55% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +194.11% -  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25 15 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 6.61% 4.01% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 10
Median daily rate £380 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -14.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.05% -13.35%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing IaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Northamptonshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) CoreOS
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
1 4 (80.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) CoreOS
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef