Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 November 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 106 133
Rank change year-on-year -8 +27 -7
Contract jobs citing PaaS 30 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.07% 1.17% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.84% 7.12% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 2
Surrey median daily rate £500 £438 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -10.26% +8.33%
10th Percentile £389 £371 £456
90th Percentile £600 £527 £529
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -9.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 514 379 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.41% 16.39% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 266 130
Surrey median daily rate £431 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +11.11% -4.38%
10th Percentile £256 £272 £249
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £420
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.17% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.29% +23.89%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.45 £13.63
90th Percentile £15.40 £28.15 £20.78
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Surrey

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Surrey

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Surrey

PaaS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PaaS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 7 £561 -
Staines +3 3 £485 -21.62% 2
Cobham - 3 £518 -
Leatherhead -5 1 £375 +15.38%
PaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (56.67%) IaaS
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (46.67%) DevOps
3 14 (46.67%) PowerShell
3 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
4 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (36.67%) Ansible
5 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (36.67%) Python
6 10 (33.33%) Finance
7 9 (30.00%) JSON
7 9 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
8 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
8 8 (26.67%) Degree
8 8 (26.67%) Migration
9 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
9 7 (23.33%) NewSQL
9 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
9 7 (23.33%) Microservices
9 7 (23.33%) Service Design
9 7 (23.33%) Virtual Team
10 6 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
10 6 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
10 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
10 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (20.00%) Information Management
10 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (13.33%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) nginx
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) IaaS
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (16.67%) SaaS
6 2 (6.67%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (6.67%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.67%) Office 365
6 2 (6.67%) Serverless
7 1 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (3.33%) GitHub
7 1 (3.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) Extranet
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (23.33%) NewSQL
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.00%) Big Data
4 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.33%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (10.00%) Ant
3 3 (10.00%) Gradle
3 3 (10.00%) Maven
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Law
3 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Architect
1 8 (26.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) AWS Architect
8 1 (3.33%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) JSON
2 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) Sensu
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) Angular 2
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
1 7 (23.33%) Virtual Team
2 4 (13.33%) Fintech
3 2 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
2 14 (46.67%) DevOps
3 8 (26.67%) Migration
4 7 (23.33%) Microservices
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Service Design
5 6 (20.00%) Creative Thinking
5 6 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (20.00%) Information Management
5 6 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.33%) Service Management
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.67%) Analytics
9 2 (6.67%) MapReduce
9 2 (6.67%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (36.67%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Ansible
1 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) Ganglia
3 2 (6.67%) Graphite
3 2 (6.67%) Nagios
3 2 (6.67%) StatsD
3 2 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) AppDynamics
2 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore