Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 835 856 899
Rank change year-on-year +21 +43 +2
Contract jobs citing iPaaS 62 42 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.041% 0.011%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.25% 0.24% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 8
UK median daily rate £513 £500 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £392 £400 £528
90th Percentile £600 £815 £809
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £725 -
% change year-on-year -32.41% - -
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 24,808 17,343 12,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.56% 16.78% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,208 12,042 8,642
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £275
90th Percentile £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 223 190
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -16.28%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.48
90th Percentile £62.65 £58.75 £56.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.03
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.70% -24.31%

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 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPaaS in the UK

iPaaS
Top 12 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 12 December 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 +28 60 £513 +2.50% 11
UK excluding London +4 40 £490 -32.41% 7
London -3 20 £525 +10.53% 4
North of England -10 19 £550 +29.41% 7
South East -14 11 £525 -30.00%
North West -10 10 £513 +20.59% 1
East Midlands +13 6 £457 -8.70%
Midlands -6 6 £457 -8.70%
Yorkshire - 5 £550 - 2
North East - 4 £390 - 4
South West - 3 £400 -
East of England - 1 £388 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (33.87%) Boomi
2 20 (32.26%) Dell
3 19 (30.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.81%) PaaS
5 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (22.58%) MuleSoft
7 13 (20.97%) Oracle
8 12 (19.35%) SQL
8 12 (19.35%) Finance
9 11 (17.74%) TOGAF
9 11 (17.74%) Microservices
10 10 (16.13%) REST
10 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 10 (16.13%) SOAP
10 10 (16.13%) Web Services
11 9 (14.52%) .NET
11 9 (14.52%) Project Management
11 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
11 9 (14.52%) Scrum
11 9 (14.52%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (14.52%) API Development
12 8 (12.90%) API Design
12 8 (12.90%) Data Architecture
12 8 (12.90%) Retail
12 8 (12.90%) SOA
13 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
13 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse

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 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.84%) Mule
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.61%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.23%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.61%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.87%) Boomi
2 19 (30.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (25.81%) PaaS
4 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (9.68%) SaaS
6 3 (4.84%) IaaS
7 1 (1.61%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.23%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.61%) GIS
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (6.45%) Jasmine
2 4 (6.45%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (6.45%) MSTest
2 4 (6.45%) NUnit
3 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Architect
2 31 (50.00%) Integration Architect
3 18 (29.03%) Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Technical Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) Integration Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Integration Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Integration Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Cloud Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Integration Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Applications Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Data Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Oracle Technical Architect
10 2 (3.23%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) REST
1 10 (16.13%) SOAP
1 10 (16.13%) Web Services
2 9 (14.52%) .NET
3 7 (11.29%) XML
4 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.68%) HTML
4 6 (9.68%) Middleware
4 6 (9.68%) OAuth
5 5 (8.06%) CSS
6 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (6.45%) CSS3
6 4 (6.45%) HTML5
6 4 (6.45%) jQuery
6 4 (6.45%) JSON
6 4 (6.45%) RESTful
6 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (6.45%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.45%) Reinsurance
2 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.74%) Microservices
2 11 (17.74%) TOGAF
3 9 (14.52%) API Development
3 9 (14.52%) Project Management
3 9 (14.52%) Scrum
3 9 (14.52%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (12.90%) API Design
4 8 (12.90%) Data Architecture
4 8 (12.90%) SOA
5 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
5 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.68%) Data Strategy
6 6 (9.68%) MVC
7 5 (8.06%) Data Flow Diagram
7 5 (8.06%) Data Mapping
7 5 (8.06%) Data Protection
7 5 (8.06%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (8.06%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.29%) C#
4 4 (6.45%) Java
4 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.84%) ISEB
4 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) DBS Check
5 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.61%) Puppet
1 1 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Dell
2 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.58%) MuleSoft
4 13 (20.97%) Oracle
5 6 (9.68%) SAP
5 6 (9.68%) TIBCO
6 5 (8.06%) Informatica
7 2 (3.23%) SnapLogic
8 1 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.61%) webMethods