Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 July 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 29 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +37
Contract jobs citing IaaS 1 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.54% 4.00% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.38% 35.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £550 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.67% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £544 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +14.47% -5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 42 31 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 22.58% 11.27% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 32
Staffordshire median daily rate £413 £375 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +44.23% -22.96%
10th Percentile £313 £271 £200
90th Percentile £575 £440 £421
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +133.33% +15.38% -42.22%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Staffordshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Staffordshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Stafford - 1 £550 - 2
IaaS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365 Architect