Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 16 October 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 87 55
Rank change year-on-year +16 -32 +48
Contract jobs citing PaaS 22 11 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.78% 0.91% 4.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.40% 2.70% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 32
Oxfordshire median daily rate £600 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.16% -7.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £438 £325 £363
90th Percentile £619 £490 £481
South East median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +31.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

PaaS 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 344 407 344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 27.81% 33.55% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 341 258
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% -1.69%
10th Percentile £321 £338 £303
90th Percentile £653 £576 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +6.06% -15.86% +22.56%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Oxfordshire

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Oxfordshire

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Oxfordshire

PaaS
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 PaaS within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 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 +14 8 £600 +71.43% 1
Kidlington +1 3 £625 +13.64% 3
PaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (40.91%) Office 365
2 9 (40.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) Docker
4 7 (31.82%) IaaS
4 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
4 7 (31.82%) Microservices
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
5 6 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
5 6 (27.27%) Identity Management
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) C++
6 5 (22.73%) SaaS
6 5 (22.73%) Google
6 5 (22.73%) PKI
6 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 5 (22.73%) Kubernetes
6 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) SDLC
7 4 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (18.18%) Threat Management
7 4 (18.18%) Totara
7 4 (18.18%) Internal Audit
7 4 (18.18%) Government Security Classifications

PaaS
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 (18.18%) Totara
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (40.91%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (40.91%) Office 365
3 7 (31.82%) IaaS
4 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (22.73%) SaaS
5 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (18.18%) GitHub
6 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) IPsec
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) MGCP
2 1 (4.55%) OSPF
2 1 (4.55%) Skype
2 1 (4.55%) SNMP
2 1 (4.55%) VLAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) GitLab
2 2 (9.09%) Gradle
2 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (18.18%) Aerospace
1 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Architect
2 8 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Cloud Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Cloud Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Azure Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Information Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Security Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Security Solutions Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Angular Developer
6 3 (13.64%) ERP Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Integration Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Office 365 Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) OAuth
2 4 (18.18%) OAuth2
2 4 (18.18%) SAML
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) JSON
3 3 (13.64%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (4.55%) KML
5 1 (4.55%) LDAP
5 1 (4.55%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) PKI
2 4 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 10
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Microservices
1 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (27.27%) Identity Management
3 4 (18.18%) Cryptography
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps
3 4 (18.18%) ERP
3 4 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Internal Audit
3 4 (18.18%) Open Source
3 4 (18.18%) Privileged Identity Management
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) SABSA
3 4 (18.18%) SDLC
3 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Threat Management
3 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) Scala
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CEH
1 4 (18.18%) CISM
1 4 (18.18%) CISSP
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) GDPR
1 4 (18.18%) Government Security Classifications
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
1 7 (31.82%) Docker
2 6 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) VMware NSX
4 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds