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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 74 87
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13  
Contract jobs citing PaaS 14 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.14% 1.88% 0.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.00% 13.64% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 0
Median daily rate £475 £470 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £518 £500 £445
% change year-on-year +3.60% +12.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - £50.00

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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 175 176 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.30% 13.76% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 118 28
Median daily rate £475 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.46% +1.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £320 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £26.75
% change year-on-year +79.64% -39.65%  

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Cobham - 4 £472 -
Staines +4 2 £494 -18.55% 2
Leatherhead - 2 £375 -
Guildford - 1 £614 -
Reigate - 1 £475 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
PaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (80.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (71.43%) IaaS
3 11 (52.38%) DevOps
4 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 9 (42.86%) Finance
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Windows
7 6 (28.57%) Python
7 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 5 (23.81%) SaaS
8 5 (23.81%) ServiceNow
8 5 (23.81%) Ruby
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Java
8 5 (23.81%) Perl
8 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
9 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (19.05%) Puppet
9 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (19.05%) AppDynamics

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 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (71.43%) IaaS
3 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (23.81%) SaaS
5 2 (9.52%) GitHub
5 2 (9.52%) Office 365
6 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (4.76%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Extranet
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.76%) NewSQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (14.29%) Ant
2 3 (14.29%) Gradle
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Azure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) SaaS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Java EE
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Fintech
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) DevOps
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.76%) BPMN
7 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (4.76%) Use Case
7 1 (4.76%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 6 (28.57%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCSD
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) ServiceNow
3 4 (19.05%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.76%) CA
4 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) New Relic
4 1 (4.76%) VMware