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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 116 - 129
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PaaS 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.51% - 0.076%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.19% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £675 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

PaaS 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 212 186 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 9.81% 6.61% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 132 79
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire - 3 £700 - 4
North Yorkshire - 2 £688 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 1
PaaS
England

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 PaaS.

1 15 (57.69%) IaaS
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (38.46%) SaaS
5 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
5 9 (34.62%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (34.62%) Microservices
6 8 (30.77%) Spring Boot
6 8 (30.77%) DevOps
6 8 (30.77%) Spring
6 8 (30.77%) Java
6 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (26.92%) Splunk
8 6 (23.08%) Big Data
8 6 (23.08%) MuleSoft
8 6 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
9 5 (19.23%) CSS3
9 5 (19.23%) AppDynamics
9 5 (19.23%) Spring Cloud
9 5 (19.23%) IT Strategy
9 5 (19.23%) New Relic
9 5 (19.23%) HTML5
9 5 (19.23%) Release Management

PaaS
Top Related 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 9 (34.62%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (11.54%) Confluence
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) IaaS
2 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (38.46%) SaaS
4 4 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (11.54%) CloudBees
5 3 (11.54%) GitHub
5 3 (11.54%) OpenShift
6 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
3 6 (23.08%) Big Data
4 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
5 3 (11.54%) QlikView
6 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
1 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Data Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Integration Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Azure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Java Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Spring
1 8 (30.77%) Spring Boot
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
2 5 (19.23%) CSS3
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) HTML5
2 5 (19.23%) Middleware
2 5 (19.23%) Spring Cloud
2 5 (19.23%) Velocity
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) JSON
3 3 (11.54%) REST
3 3 (11.54%) SOAP
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
1 6 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 3 (11.54%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Microservices
3 8 (30.77%) DevOps
4 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
5 5 (19.23%) IT Strategy
5 5 (19.23%) Release Management
6 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
7 3 (11.54%) Data Security
7 3 (11.54%) ETL
7 3 (11.54%) Information Security
7 3 (11.54%) Network Design
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) SOA
7 3 (11.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) Splunk
4 6 (23.08%) MuleSoft
5 5 (19.23%) AppDynamics
5 5 (19.23%) New Relic
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
6 4 (15.38%) Dell
7 2 (7.69%) CyberArk
7 2 (7.69%) Imperva
7 2 (7.69%) Qualys