Period
to 21 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for PaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PaaS over the 6 months to 21 August 2019 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -20 - +39
Contract jobs citing PaaS 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.23% 1.18% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.02% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median daily rate £475 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Cloud Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 98 64 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 22.63% 18.82% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 36 27
Watford median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +50.00%
10th Percentile £157 £135 £231
90th Percentile £575 £606 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Watford median hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.47% - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing PaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Watford

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

PaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft