Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 21 November 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 42 77
Rank change year-on-year -13 +35 -29
Contract jobs citing IaaS 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.20% 1.51% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.09% 15.22% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Somerset median daily rate - £1,000 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +200.75% -30.00%
South West median daily rate £438 £588 £333
% change year-on-year -25.53% +76.69% -32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Somerset median hourly rate £50.00 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.52% - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 -
% change year-on-year +28.79% - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 92 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 18.04% 9.89% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 26 4
Somerset median daily rate £370 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% - -12.79%
10th Percentile £104 £213 £319
90th Percentile £525 £563 £434
South West median daily rate £400 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 0
Somerset median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.27% - -
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £32.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -45.04% +111.29% -8.82%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Somerset

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Somerset

IaaS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS in Somerset.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IaaS in Somerset

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Yeovil 0 1 - -
IaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft