The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 57 60 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs citing IaaS 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.39% 0.34% 0.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.71% 7.14% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £280 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £531
% change year-on-year +5.55% -15.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +194.11% -  

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 35 28 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 6.88% 4.81% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 6
Median daily rate £500 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.84% +12.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing IaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in West Sussex

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IaaS in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in West Sussex

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +13 2 - -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (83.33%) PaaS
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
4 8 (66.67%) SaaS
4 8 (66.67%) IT Strategy
5 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (50.00%) Dell
5 6 (50.00%) Boomi
6 4 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (33.33%) Office 365
6 4 (33.33%) CRM
7 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 2 (16.67%) Line Management
7 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (16.67%) iPaaS
7 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (16.67%) Concur
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
7 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (83.33%) PaaS
2 8 (66.67%) SaaS
3 6 (50.00%) Boomi
4 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (16.67%) iPaaS
5 2 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Architect
2 7 (58.33%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Digital Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
6 1 (8.33%) SaaS Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) IT Strategy
1 8 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 2 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) MCITP
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) UAG
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) Ariba
3 2 (16.67%) Concur
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) VMware