Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 November 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 70 82
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12 -13
Contract jobs citing IaaS 12 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.37% 0.12% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.82% 1.06% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 - £444
10th Percentile £350 - £384
90th Percentile £538 - £539
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £488 £525
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 136 94 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.49% 11.45% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 60 95
South Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £278
90th Percentile £600 £648 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £426 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -0.87% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £87.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -74.86% +629.17%
10th Percentile £10.00 £20.00 £22.35
90th Percentile £24.63 £24.00 £127.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £21.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year -31.48% +37.10% +29.17%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in South Yorkshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in South Yorkshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in South Yorkshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Sheffield +10 11 £413 - 4
IaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) PaaS
3 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 7 (58.33%) EMC
4 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 7 (58.33%) NetApp
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) Google
4 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
4 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 6 (50.00%) Big Data
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) IBM
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) NAS
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (33.33%) GitHub
7 4 (33.33%) SaaS
7 4 (33.33%) MySQL
7 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (33.33%) NetBackup

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) PaaS
2 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (33.33%) GitHub
4 4 (33.33%) SaaS
5 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) NAS
3 3 (25.00%) FCoE
3 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (25.00%) VSAN
4 2 (16.67%) WebEx
5 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
2 6 (50.00%) Big Data
2 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) NetBackup Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) NAS Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Data Management
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
2 1 (8.33%) SRDF
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (8.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) EMC
1 7 (58.33%) Google
1 7 (58.33%) NetApp
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (25.00%) Veritas
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (8.33%) Pega
5 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow