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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 34 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing IaaS 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.78% 0.82% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.32% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £713 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.36% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £465 £475
% change year-on-year +2.15% -2.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38 19 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 18.18% 7.79% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 5
Median daily rate £423 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.50% +66.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £1,000 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +75.75% -36.53%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing IaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 5 - -
Taunton -8 4 £375 -47.36%
IaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Extranet
3 8 (57.14%) Internet
3 8 (57.14%) Workflow
3 8 (57.14%) PKI
3 8 (57.14%) Protective Monitoring
4 7 (50.00%) DMZ
5 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (35.71%) Network Security
6 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
6 5 (35.71%) Cloudera
6 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) LDAP
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 5 (35.71%) Ansible
6 5 (35.71%) DevOps
6 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
7 4 (28.57%) COM
8 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement

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 9 (64.29%) IIS
1 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
1 9 (64.29%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Extranet
2 8 (57.14%) Internet
3 7 (50.00%) DMZ
4 6 (42.86%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Kerberos
5 5 (35.71%) LDAP
5 5 (35.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
2 3 (21.43%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) SharePoint Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Environment Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Protective Monitoring
1 8 (57.14%) Workflow
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) HDFS
2 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cloudera