Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 45 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5 -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.03% 0.23% 0.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.41% 1.85% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Watford median daily rate - £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.33% -
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £500 £600
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +23.08%
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 74 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 19.12% 12.33% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 23
Watford median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +4.92%
10th Percentile £140 £211 £205
90th Percentile £556 £575 £575
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £450 £431
% change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Watford median hourly rate £26.00 - £13.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 - £16.00

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (100.00%) Presales

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (75.00%) Azure Architect
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Presales
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware