The median contractor rate for a Platform Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.01% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £380 £313
% change year-on-year +25.00% +21.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 390 538 432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 98.24% 96.07% 98.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 262 211
Median daily rate £365 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.80% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 28
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £47.50 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Platform Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire that featured Platform Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Platform Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Platform Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Platform Engineer in Nottinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Platform Engineer in Nottinghamshire

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Platform Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) PaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) IaaS
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) CoreOS
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
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
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) C#

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
1 4 (80.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Node.js
2 4 (80.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) CoreOS
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft