Period
to 11 November 2019

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 11 November 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 124 114
Rank change year-on-year +51 -10 -8
Contract jobs citing PaaS 50 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.45% 1.25% 1.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.19% 4.90% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 29
Surrey median daily rate £500 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £403 £413 £393
90th Percentile £675 £664 £597
South East median daily rate £538 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £80.00 - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 695 816 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 34.12% 25.54% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 602 388
Surrey median daily rate £475 £462 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.76% +7.50% +4.24%
10th Percentile £285 £301 £261
90th Percentile £638 £606 £575
South East median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% +37.25% -15.00%
10th Percentile £22.13 £16.25 £10.55
90th Percentile £82.25 £19.15 £14.95
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% +6.06% -13.16%

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 11 November 2019.

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 11 November 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 13 £538 +17.49%
Guildford +28 6 £500 +11.11% 4
Woking - 5 £545 -
Godalming - 2 £445 - 1
Weybridge +2 1 £700 +33.33%
Redhill - 1 £900 - 1
Tadworth - 1 £625 -
PaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 11 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 38 (76.00%) Azure
2 36 (72.00%) IaaS
3 28 (56.00%) AWS
4 27 (54.00%) DevOps
5 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 19 (38.00%) SaaS
6 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (30.00%) Python
7 15 (30.00%) Docker
7 15 (30.00%) Kubernetes
8 13 (26.00%) SQL
9 12 (24.00%) Ansible
9 12 (24.00%) Analytics
10 10 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
10 10 (20.00%) Finance
10 10 (20.00%) VMware
10 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
11 9 (18.00%) Linux
11 9 (18.00%) OpenStack
12 8 (16.00%) Office 365
12 8 (16.00%) Public Cloud
12 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
12 8 (16.00%) Firewall
12 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
12 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
13 7 (14.00%) Scrum
13 7 (14.00%) DNS

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 10 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (18.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (76.00%) Azure
2 36 (72.00%) IaaS
3 28 (56.00%) AWS
4 19 (38.00%) SaaS
5 8 (16.00%) Office 365
6 6 (12.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (12.00%) Heroku
7 5 (10.00%) OpenShift
8 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (8.00%) GCP
9 3 (6.00%) Azure Stack
9 3 (6.00%) Power Platform
9 3 (6.00%) Serverless
10 2 (4.00%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (4.00%) Azure Functions
11 1 (2.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 1 (2.00%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (2.00%) NuGet
11 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Firewall
2 7 (14.00%) DNS
3 4 (8.00%) AMQP
4 3 (6.00%) Skype
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (6.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.00%) Power BI
5 2 (4.00%) Data Mart
5 2 (4.00%) Redis
5 2 (4.00%) Spotfire
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.00%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.00%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (10.00%) GitLab
2 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Games
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Architect
2 10 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
3 8 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Azure Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Designer
7 3 (6.00%) Digital Designer
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) JMS
1 4 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (8.00%) Spring
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
2 3 (6.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (6.00%) JSON
2 3 (6.00%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (6.00%) SAPUI5
3 2 (4.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.00%) Kafka
4 1 (2.00%) OAuth
4 1 (2.00%) RESTful
4 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (12.00%) Private Cloud
3 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (8.00%) Cloud Native
5 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
7 1 (2.00%) Clustering
7 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) DevOps
2 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (24.00%) Analytics
4 7 (14.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) Information Security
5 6 (12.00%) Microservices
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.00%) Product Roadmap
6 5 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (10.00%) Data Privacy
6 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Kanban
6 5 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (8.00%) High Availability
7 4 (8.00%) Open Source
7 4 (8.00%) SOA
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Python
2 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (12.00%) Ruby
6 5 (10.00%) Go
6 5 (10.00%) Java
7 3 (6.00%) ABAP
7 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.00%) C#
8 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) CCNA
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.00%) MCSE
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CISM
4 1 (2.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) GDPR
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Docker
2 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.00%) vCloud
4 6 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 12 (24.00%) Ansible
3 6 (12.00%) Terraform
4 5 (10.00%) HP SiteScope
4 5 (10.00%) OpenView
5 3 (6.00%) SCCM
6 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (4.00%) Puppet
7 1 (2.00%) CloudHub
7 1 (2.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) HP
4 5 (10.00%) New Relic
4 5 (10.00%) Remedy
4 5 (10.00%) Splunk
5 4 (8.00%) Google
6 3 (6.00%) SAP
7 2 (4.00%) Databricks
7 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.00%) Tableau
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco
8 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.00%) Dell
8 1 (2.00%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) Informatica
8 1 (2.00%) MuleSoft
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow