Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.95% 2.81% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.27% 38.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Worcestershire median daily rate - £600 -
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £539 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +13.47% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

IaaS 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 Worcestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 11 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 14.47% 7.30% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Worcestershire median daily rate £463 £450 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +125.00% -38.46%
10th Percentile £293 £288 £176
90th Percentile £619 £600 £250
West Midlands median daily rate £456 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +1.39% - +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £16.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £12.93 £13.50
% change year-on-year +170.79% -4.26% -15.63%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Worcestershire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Worcestershire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
Malvern +15 3 - - 3
IaaS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
1 3 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
1 3 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (100.00%) Azure
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform