Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 95 98
Rank change year-on-year +25 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing IaaS 24 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.21% 0.91% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.84% 2.38% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 7
Oxfordshire median daily rate £525 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £405 £357 £305
90th Percentile £638 £604 £491
South East median daily rate £488 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +2.63% -5.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

IaaS 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 306 463 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 28.20% 38.14% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 384 258
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £315 £345 £306
90th Percentile £594 £603 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +8.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +9.38%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Oxfordshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Oxfordshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Oxfordshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Oxford +34 13 £494 +23.44% 8
Kidlington +5 3 £625 +6.38%
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) PaaS
4 12 (50.00%) SaaS
5 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (45.83%) Windows
6 10 (41.67%) Office 365
7 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 9 (37.50%) Migration
7 9 (37.50%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
8 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
8 7 (29.17%) Data Encryption
8 7 (29.17%) Cryptography
8 7 (29.17%) JSON
9 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (25.00%) VMware
9 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
10 5 (20.83%) Government Security Classifications
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (16.67%) DAB
11 4 (16.67%) Firewall
11 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
11 4 (16.67%) ERP
11 4 (16.67%) CISSP

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (16.67%) Totara
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (62.50%) PaaS
3 12 (50.00%) SaaS
4 10 (41.67%) Office 365
5 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
9 1 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DAB
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
1 4 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) MPLS
3 1 (4.17%) Skype
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Azure Architect
3 6 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) ERP Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Integration Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) JSON
2 3 (12.50%) OAuth
2 3 (12.50%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Identity Access Management
1 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 7 (29.17%) Cryptography
2 7 (29.17%) Data Encryption
3 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
4 4 (16.67%) OWASP
4 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) AWS Certification
1 4 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) Government Security Classifications
2 4 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Docker
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (8.33%) VMware NSX
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware