Period
to 14 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 14 December 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.69% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £303 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £550 £470
% change year-on-year -9.09% +17.02% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

PaaS 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 33 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 22.92% 13.75% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 18
Staffordshire median daily rate £373 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.67% +4.90% -10.63%
10th Percentile £171 £313 £205
90th Percentile £575 £418 £458
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £15.45 £21.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.45% -53.33% +181.25%
10th Percentile £14.10 £14.10 £40.00
90th Percentile £17.59 £21.50 £50.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.88 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +85.83% +5.26% -12.31%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

PaaS
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) VMware