Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 72 79
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 -11
Contract jobs citing IaaS 14 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.39% 0.24% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.90% 1.46% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £426 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.16% +3.33% +3.13%
10th Percentile £340 £405 £316
90th Percentile £478 £457 £528
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
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 203 137 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.20% 16.14% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 83 114
South Yorkshire median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £303 £325 £259
90th Percentile £615 £630 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.29% -8.75% -
10th Percentile £10.10 £14.83 £11.90
90th Percentile £29.00 £23.08 £44.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.85 £13.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year +10.00% -19.40% -16.25%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 -11 14 £400 -6.16% 4
IaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) PaaS
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle
5 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
6 7 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco
6 7 (50.00%) SAN
6 7 (50.00%) NetApp
6 7 (50.00%) VMware
6 7 (50.00%) Google
6 7 (50.00%) EMC
7 6 (42.86%) Finance
7 6 (42.86%) IBM
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) Unix
7 6 (42.86%) RESTful
7 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
7 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
7 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
7 6 (42.86%) Big Data
8 5 (35.71%) NAS
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (35.71%) SaaS
8 5 (35.71%) XML
8 5 (35.71%) HTML
8 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (21.43%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) PaaS
2 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (35.71%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (7.14%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) FCoE
3 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
3 3 (21.43%) VSAN
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) WebEx
5 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (42.86%) Big Data
2 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.14%) GoCD
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) NetBackup Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) NAS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Developer
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) Flash
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) Java SE
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
6 1 (7.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) iSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
5 2 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) API Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Management
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) OCA
1 1 (7.14%) OCAJ
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
2 1 (7.14%) SRDF
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) EMC
2 7 (50.00%) Google
2 7 (50.00%) NetApp
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Veritas
5 2 (14.29%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (14.29%) Pega
5 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
6 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat