Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for iPaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPaaS over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 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.

Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS, Cloud-Based Integration)
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 812 837 879
Rank change year-on-year +25 +42 -6
Contract jobs citing iPaaS 54 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.015% 0.003%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.29% 0.12% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 6 1
UK median daily rate £475 £600 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +30.43% -32.60%
10th Percentile £347 £459 £450
90th Percentile £775 £638 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £460
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% -9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

iPaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18,337 12,109 8,045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.34% 12.72% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,718 8,404 5,542
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £625 £614 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 165 123
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.50 £56.15 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.06 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.28% -7.78% -7.50%

iPaaS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing iPaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for iPaaS in the UK

iPaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPaaS in the UK

iPaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPaaS over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPaaS in the UK

iPaaS
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPaaS within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. 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
England +18 53 £475 -20.83% 9
UK excluding London +29 27 £450 -10.00% 6
London -6 27 £475 -20.83% 3
South East +1 12 £750 - 1
East Midlands - 8 £335 -
Midlands - 8 £335 - 2
North of England +32 6 £390 -22.00% 2
North West - 6 £390 - 2
Wales - 1 £563 -

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing iPaaS 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 with a requirement for iPaaS.

1 31 (57.41%) SaaS
2 28 (51.85%) UML
3 26 (48.15%) IaaS
4 25 (46.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
4 25 (46.30%) Web Services
4 25 (46.30%) Oracle
5 23 (42.59%) OO
6 22 (40.74%) SDLC
7 21 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (38.89%) TOGAF
8 20 (37.04%) PRINCE2
9 19 (35.19%) RUP
9 19 (35.19%) SAP
9 19 (35.19%) Change Management
10 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (31.48%) Configuration Management
10 17 (31.48%) REST
10 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (29.63%) SuccessFactors
11 16 (29.63%) Workday
11 16 (29.63%) XML
12 15 (27.78%) SOAP
12 15 (27.78%) JSON
13 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (25.93%) SQL
13 14 (25.93%) Boomi
14 11 (20.37%) Java
14 11 (20.37%) SOA
15 10 (18.52%) Unix

iPaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (9.26%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (7.41%) Apache
4 3 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.70%) Confluence
6 1 (1.85%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 31 (57.41%) SaaS
2 26 (48.15%) IaaS
3 25 (46.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (29.63%) SuccessFactors
6 14 (25.93%) Boomi
7 2 (3.70%) PaaS
8 1 (1.85%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
1 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) JIRA
3 4 (7.41%) Log4j
3 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.56%) JUnit
4 3 (5.56%) Maven
4 3 (5.56%) Mockito
4 3 (5.56%) Subversion
5 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.70%) JMeter
5 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Back Office
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Games
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Architect
2 13 (24.07%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (20.37%) Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (12.96%) AWS Architect
6 6 (11.11%) Integration Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Payments Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Payments Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Security Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) AWS Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (3.70%) Integration Specialist
9 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.70%) QA Leader
9 2 (3.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (46.30%) Web Services
2 17 (31.48%) REST
3 16 (29.63%) XML
4 15 (27.78%) JSON
4 15 (27.78%) SOAP
5 8 (14.81%) XSD
6 6 (11.11%) .NET
7 5 (9.26%) XSL
8 4 (7.41%) ADO.NET
8 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
9 3 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (5.56%) EJB
9 3 (5.56%) J2EE
9 3 (5.56%) JDBC
9 3 (5.56%) JMS
9 3 (5.56%) JSP
9 3 (5.56%) LINQ
9 3 (5.56%) Spring
9 3 (5.56%) WCF
9 3 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) FMCG
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
1 10 (18.52%) Unix
2 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.56%) HPUX
3 3 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) UML
2 23 (42.59%) OO
3 22 (40.74%) SDLC
4 21 (38.89%) TOGAF
5 20 (37.04%) PRINCE2
6 19 (35.19%) Change Management
6 19 (35.19%) RUP
7 17 (31.48%) Configuration Management
7 17 (31.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (20.37%) SOA
10 10 (18.52%) DevOps
11 9 (16.67%) Migration
12 8 (14.81%) Data Modelling
13 5 (9.26%) Data Management
13 5 (9.26%) EAI
13 5 (9.26%) ETL
13 5 (9.26%) MVC
13 5 (9.26%) OOA/OOD
14 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 11 (20.37%) Java
3 6 (11.11%) C#
4 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.26%) XPath
4 5 (9.26%) XQuery
5 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.56%) VBScript
6 2 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
1 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
1 2 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
1 25 (46.30%) Oracle
2 19 (35.19%) SAP
3 16 (29.63%) Workday
4 10 (18.52%) MuleSoft
5 8 (14.81%) Dell
5 8 (14.81%) Informatica
6 7 (12.96%) SnapLogic
7 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.56%) IBM
8 3 (5.56%) Jitterbit
8 3 (5.56%) Talend
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco
9 2 (3.70%) Rackspace
9 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.85%) Capita
10 1 (1.85%) Casewise
10 1 (1.85%) Google
10 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com