The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing IaaS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.17% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £725 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £525
% change year-on-year +5.55% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +194.11% -  

IaaS 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 Suffolk with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 31 3 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 18.13% 1.49% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £265 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.81% -22.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £393 £389
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%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Suffolk

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Suffolk

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 2 £725 -
IaaS
East of England

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

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) CyberArk
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CyberArk
1 1 (33.33%) Imperva
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Qualys
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk