The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Contract jobs citing PaaS 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 0.75% 9.64% 2.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.45% 25.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £600 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

PaaS 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 Staines with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 29 32 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 21.64% 38.55% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Median daily rate £525 £575 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.69% +187.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Staines

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Staines

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 Staines region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) VMS

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco