Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 July 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 155 168
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 +39
Contract jobs citing PaaS 54 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.07% 0.66% 0.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.45% 7.35% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 46
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £500 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -11.50% +2.73%
10th Percentile £375 £451 £406
90th Percentile £575 £698 £1,000
England median daily rate £513 £538 £500
% change year-on-year -4.65% +7.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 £65.00 £47.25
% change year-on-year -15.38% +37.57% -5.50%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 837 381 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.66% 9.04% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 239 372
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £313
90th Percentile £575 £588 £606
England median daily rate £479 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +3.51% +2.78% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £12.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +19.14% -
10th Percentile £13.90 £10.50 £9.13
90th Percentile £35.65 £35.75 £18.83
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% -15.56%

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Yorkshire

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PaaS in Yorkshire

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PaaS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PaaS in Yorkshire

PaaS
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 PaaS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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 +10 45 £486 -0.26% 19
South Yorkshire -1 6 £414 -
North Yorkshire -4 1 £225 -67.27%
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 41 (75.93%) IaaS
2 39 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (48.15%) SaaS
5 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
8 15 (27.78%) Java
8 15 (27.78%) DevOps
9 12 (22.22%) Ruby
10 11 (20.37%) Migration
10 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
10 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
10 11 (20.37%) Puppet
10 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
11 10 (18.52%) Python
11 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
12 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (16.67%) Ansible
12 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
13 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (14.81%) Go
13 8 (14.81%) Public Cloud
13 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
13 8 (14.81%) SQL
14 7 (12.96%) Perl
14 7 (12.96%) PHP
14 7 (12.96%) Web Services
14 7 (12.96%) VMware

PaaS
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 6 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.70%) Anypoint
4 2 (3.70%) Confluence
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) Mule
5 1 (1.85%) nginx
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 41 (75.93%) IaaS
2 39 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (48.15%) SaaS
5 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (9.26%) GitHub
6 4 (7.41%) Office 365
6 4 (7.41%) Serverless
7 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.85%) CloudBees
7 1 (1.85%) npm
7 1 (1.85%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) 4G
3 1 (1.85%) IPsec
3 1 (1.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.85%) MPLS
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) Skype
3 1 (1.85%) SSL
3 1 (1.85%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.96%) Psake
3 7 (12.96%) Subversion
3 7 (12.96%) TeamCity
4 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (5.56%) JIRA
6 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.70%) IBM UrbanCode
6 2 (3.70%) Maven
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.70%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.85%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.85%) Gerrit
7 1 (1.85%) Gradle
7 1 (1.85%) gulp
7 1 (1.85%) JUnit
7 1 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.85%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Games
2 2 (3.70%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Architect
2 10 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (12.96%) Developer
6 6 (11.11%) AWS Architect
7 5 (9.26%) Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Python Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.41%) Azure Architect
8 4 (7.41%) Azure DevOps
8 4 (7.41%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Web Services
2 5 (9.26%) Node.js
3 4 (7.41%) .NET
3 4 (7.41%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (5.56%) CSS
4 3 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.70%) CSS3
5 2 (3.70%) Java SE
5 2 (3.70%) JMS
5 2 (3.70%) jQuery
5 2 (3.70%) Kafka
5 2 (3.70%) Middleware
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (3.70%) React
5 2 (3.70%) Spring
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.85%) hapi
6 1 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Public Cloud
2 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.41%) VMS
4 2 (3.70%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) DevOps
3 11 (20.37%) Migration
4 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
5 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 7 (12.96%) Release Management
8 6 (11.11%) IT Strategy
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (9.26%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 5 (9.26%) Software Architecture
10 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (7.41%) MVC
10 4 (7.41%) Network Management
10 4 (7.41%) Open Source
10 4 (7.41%) SOA
10 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) Java
2 12 (22.22%) Ruby
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
4 10 (18.52%) Python
5 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 8 (14.81%) Go
6 8 (14.81%) SQL
7 7 (12.96%) Perl
7 7 (12.96%) PHP
8 4 (7.41%) Groovy
9 2 (3.70%) C#
9 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.85%) C++
10 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.41%) CISM
2 4 (7.41%) CISSP
3 3 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (5.56%) CCSP
3 3 (5.56%) GIAC
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) CCA
5 1 (1.85%) CCDP
5 1 (1.85%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.85%) GDPR
2 1 (1.85%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Docker
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) KVM
4 1 (1.85%) QEMU
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Puppet
2 9 (16.67%) Ansible
2 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (12.96%) Salt
3 7 (12.96%) Terraform
4 5 (9.26%) CFEngine
5 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.70%) Marathon
5 2 (3.70%) Mesos
6 1 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) VMware
3 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.56%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.70%) Brocade
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) F5
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Meraki
6 1 (1.85%) Splunk