Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 29 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.38% 1.05% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.57% 6.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Solihull median daily rate £575 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.72% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Solihull with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 35 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 16.13% 15.26% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 8
Solihull median daily rate £451 £350 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.93% +37.25% -15.00%
10th Percentile £325 £100 £213
90th Percentile £614 £394 £364
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Solihull median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year -1.64% +3.39% -35.87%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Solihull

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Solihull region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
1 2 (66.67%) Tripwire
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project Server
1 2 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DKIM
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) EMC VNX
1 2 (66.67%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (66.67%) Server Building
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos
1 2 (66.67%) Tripwire
1 2 (66.67%) VMware