Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 828 853 869
Rank change year-on-year +25 +16 +41
Contract jobs citing iPaaS 64 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.29% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 16 9
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -4.04% -10.00%
10th Percentile £413 £291 £350
90th Percentile £600 £588 £798
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
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 22,179 14,604 11,600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.75% 15.00% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,238 10,023 8,055
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.76%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £275
90th Percentile £648 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 218 180
UK median hourly rate £17.75 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +11.11% -21.74%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £67.40 £63.75 £48.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.98 £16.50
% change year-on-year -7.80% +15.03% -28.26%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +21 64 £500 +5.26% 17
UK excluding London +31 44 £475 - 12
North of England -3 23 £550 +15.79% 8
London -9 20 £500 +5.26% 5
North West -2 15 £526 +10.79% 1
South East - 15 £450 -
Yorkshire - 4 £550 - 7
North East - 4 £390 -
South West - 3 £400 - 2
East Midlands +5 2 £475 +90.00%
Midlands -20 2 £475 +90.00% 1
East of England - 1 £388 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (35.94%) Boomi
2 22 (34.38%) Dell
3 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (28.13%) PaaS
5 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
6 15 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (21.88%) REST
7 14 (21.88%) SOA
7 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (21.88%) SOAP
8 12 (18.75%) .NET
8 12 (18.75%) XML
9 11 (17.19%) SQL
9 11 (17.19%) HTML
9 11 (17.19%) Retail
9 11 (17.19%) TOGAF
9 11 (17.19%) Degree
10 10 (15.63%) Scrum
10 10 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (15.63%) Informatica
10 10 (15.63%) Microservices
10 10 (15.63%) MuleSoft
11 9 (14.06%) UML
11 9 (14.06%) ITIL
11 9 (14.06%) Web Services
11 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (14.06%) OAuth
12 8 (12.50%) Data Integration
12 8 (12.50%) SDLC

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 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.56%) Anypoint
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.94%) Boomi
2 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (28.13%) PaaS
4 15 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (10.94%) SaaS
6 4 (6.25%) IaaS
7 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.56%) AtomSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) SSL
2 1 (1.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.81%) Data Lake
4 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.69%) Power BI
5 3 (4.69%) QlikView
6 2 (3.13%) Big Data
7 1 (1.56%) GIS
7 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 4 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (6.25%) MSTest
2 4 (6.25%) NUnit
3 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) Maven
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (17.19%) Retail
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Architect
2 20 (31.25%) Integration Architect
3 18 (28.13%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (21.88%) Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Data Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Applications Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Application Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Integration Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Integration Specialist
9 2 (3.13%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Applications Architect
9 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 2 (3.13%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) REST
1 14 (21.88%) SOAP
2 12 (18.75%) .NET
2 12 (18.75%) XML
3 11 (17.19%) HTML
4 9 (14.06%) OAuth
4 9 (14.06%) Web Services
5 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.38%) Middleware
6 5 (7.81%) CSS
6 5 (7.81%) JSON
7 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.25%) CSS3
7 4 (6.25%) HTML5
7 4 (6.25%) JMS
7 4 (6.25%) jQuery
7 4 (6.25%) RESTful
7 4 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.81%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.25%) Reinsurance
2 4 (6.25%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
1 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Unix
2 2 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) SOA
3 11 (17.19%) TOGAF
4 10 (15.63%) Microservices
4 10 (15.63%) Scrum
5 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.06%) ITIL
5 9 (14.06%) UML
6 8 (12.50%) API Design
6 8 (12.50%) Data Integration
6 8 (12.50%) DevOps
6 8 (12.50%) SDLC
7 7 (10.94%) API Development
7 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
7 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
7 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
8 6 (9.38%) Data Governance
8 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3
9 5 (7.81%) Analytics
9 5 (7.81%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.19%) SQL
3 7 (10.94%) Java
4 6 (9.38%) C#
5 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) XPath
6 2 (3.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.69%) ISEB
4 2 (3.13%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (34.38%) Dell
2 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.63%) Informatica
3 10 (15.63%) MuleSoft
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle
5 6 (9.38%) TIBCO
6 5 (7.81%) SAP
6 5 (7.81%) Talend
6 5 (7.81%) webMethods
7 4 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (6.25%) Sitecore
8 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.69%) Tableau
9 2 (3.13%) Ab Initio
9 2 (3.13%) Google
9 2 (3.13%) IBM
9 2 (3.13%) Netezza
9 2 (3.13%) SnapLogic
9 2 (3.13%) Teradata
10 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com