Period
to 13 August 2020

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 13 August 2020 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
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 527 791 842
Rank change year-on-year +264 +51 +16
Contract jobs citing iPaaS 19 57 62
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.063% 0.061%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.18% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 43
Median daily rate £488 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +8.11% -9.76%
10th Percentile £309 £425 £386
90th Percentile £675 £708 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -16.25% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £72.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £72.50 -

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 10,527 25,884 22,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.65% 28.53% 21.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,913 17,667 15,477
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.97%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £305
90th Percentile £688 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 393 329
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.76 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.85% +14.53% -
10th Percentile £15.07 £13.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £71.25 £72.75
Median hourly rate £24.25 £21.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.82% +25.03% -1.41%

iPaaS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for iPaaS in the UK

iPaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing iPaaS.

Daily rate trend for iPaaS in the UK

iPaaS
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing iPaaS over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for iPaaS in the UK

iPaaS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing iPaaS.

Hourly rate trend for iPaaS in the UK

iPaaS
Top 8 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 13 August 2020. 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 +268 18 £488 -2.50% 3
London +209 9 £650 -
UK excluding London +198 9 £419 -16.25% 3
East of England +88 5 £481 -3.75%
North of England +118 3 £325 -35.64% 1
Yorkshire +79 3 £325 -31.58%
Work from Home - 3 £650 -
South East +149 1 £313 -37.50%

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 10 (52.63%) Middleware
1 10 (52.63%) Azure
2 8 (42.11%) REST
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) DevOps
2 8 (42.11%) Kubernetes
3 7 (36.84%) SOA
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) SaaS
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) Microservices
4 6 (31.58%) Product Backlog
5 5 (26.32%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 5 (26.32%) Azure Stack
5 5 (26.32%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (26.32%) User Stories
5 5 (26.32%) VPN
5 5 (26.32%) EAI
6 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 4 (21.05%) ERP
6 4 (21.05%) FishEye
6 4 (21.05%) Release Management
6 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
6 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (21.05%) AWS
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA
6 4 (21.05%) Mule
6 4 (21.05%) MuleSoft
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) Mentoring

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 4 (21.05%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (10.53%) R3 Corda
2 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Azure
2 7 (36.84%) SaaS
3 5 (26.32%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 5 (26.32%) Azure Stack
4 4 (21.05%) AWS
5 3 (15.79%) IaaS
5 3 (15.79%) PaaS
6 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (21.05%) FishEye
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Azure Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Release Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) EAI Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Integration Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Environment And Release Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Environment Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Middleware
2 8 (42.11%) REST
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 3 (15.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) SOA
3 6 (31.58%) Microservices
3 6 (31.58%) Product Backlog
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) EAI
4 5 (26.32%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (26.32%) User Stories
5 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (21.05%) ERP
5 4 (21.05%) Release Management
5 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Insurtech
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Kubernetes
2 2 (10.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian
1 4 (21.05%) MuleSoft
2 2 (10.53%) BT
3 1 (5.26%) Civica
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP