Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 16 January 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 169 188
Rank change year-on-year +38 +19 -13
Contract jobs citing IaaS 45 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.02% 0.59% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.61% 6.49% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 24
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +20.40%
10th Percentile £375 £330 £400
90th Percentile £568 £637 £600
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -66.00% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 591 447 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.43% 9.10% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 317 216
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £209 £263 £303
90th Percentile £600 £575 £566
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +16.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.90 £10.40 £10.55
90th Percentile £23.33 £127.50 £123.50
England median hourly rate £18.63 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -1.97% -12.20% -3.82%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Yorkshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Yorkshire

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Yorkshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
West Yorkshire +23 44 £450 -14.29% 11
IaaS
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 32 (71.11%) PaaS
2 31 (68.89%) SaaS
3 27 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.11%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (31.11%) IT Strategy
6 13 (28.89%) MVC
6 13 (28.89%) SOA
7 12 (26.67%) TOGAF
7 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 11 (24.44%) Docker
8 11 (24.44%) DevOps
8 11 (24.44%) Web Services
9 10 (22.22%) Finance
10 9 (20.00%) Java
11 8 (17.78%) PHP
11 8 (17.78%) UML
11 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
11 8 (17.78%) Scrum
11 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (17.78%) JIRA
11 8 (17.78%) Kanban
11 8 (17.78%) Financial Modelling
11 8 (17.78%) Information Architecture
11 8 (17.78%) Business Process Modelling
12 6 (13.33%) Puppet
12 6 (13.33%) High Availability

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 5 (11.11%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) nginx
3 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 32 (71.11%) PaaS
2 31 (68.89%) SaaS
3 27 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (11.11%) GitHub
6 4 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (6.67%) CloudBees
7 3 (6.67%) Loggly
7 3 (6.67%) OpenShift
7 3 (6.67%) Serverless
7 3 (6.67%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (2.22%) Slack
9 1 (2.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
1 3 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 12 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.78%) JIRA
3 3 (6.67%) Maven
3 3 (6.67%) SonarQube
3 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.22%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Architect
2 15 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Azure Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Product Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Product Owner
3 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Site Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Designer
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) JSON
2 4 (8.89%) Node.js
3 3 (6.67%) CSS
3 3 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) J2EE
3 3 (6.67%) REST
3 3 (6.67%) SOAP
3 3 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.11%) Clustering
4 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 3 (6.67%) User Experience
6 2 (4.44%) Cloud Native
7 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (31.11%) IT Strategy
2 13 (28.89%) MVC
2 13 (28.89%) SOA
3 12 (26.67%) TOGAF
4 11 (24.44%) DevOps
5 8 (17.78%) Business Process Modelling
5 8 (17.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (17.78%) Financial Modelling
5 8 (17.78%) Information Architecture
5 8 (17.78%) Kanban
5 8 (17.78%) Scrum
5 8 (17.78%) UML
6 6 (13.33%) High Availability
7 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 5 (11.11%) Service Design
7 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) PHP
3 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) Python
4 3 (6.67%) C#
4 3 (6.67%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) Go
4 3 (6.67%) Ruby
4 3 (6.67%) Scala
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Puppet
2 5 (11.11%) Marathon
2 5 (11.11%) Mesos
2 5 (11.11%) Salt
3 4 (8.89%) Rancher
3 4 (8.89%) Terraform
4 3 (6.67%) Nagios
4 3 (6.67%) Prometheus
4 3 (6.67%) ZABBIX
5 2 (4.44%) Ansible
5 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.22%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.22%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.22%) SCCM
6 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
6 1 (2.22%) SCOM
6 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) F5
3 4 (8.89%) Brocade
3 4 (8.89%) Google
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.89%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) MuleSoft
4 3 (6.67%) New Relic
4 3 (6.67%) Rackspace
4 3 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow