Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 164 183
Rank change year-on-year +14 +19 +21
Contract jobs citing PaaS 51 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.04% 0.45% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.72% 5.09% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 10 27
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £588 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.40% -2.08% +9.09%
10th Percentile £375 £403 £420
90th Percentile £575 £738 £1,000
England median daily rate £516 £520 £500
% change year-on-year -0.72% +4.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £65.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year -30.77% -35.00% +100.00%

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 759 373 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.51% 8.78% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 247 335
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £312 £266 £309
90th Percentile £575 £575 £606
England median daily rate £483 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +4.89% +2.22% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +12.90% -
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £35.25 £28.90 £89.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -11.11%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +27 47 £485 -19.17% 18
South Yorkshire -9 2 £403 +7.33% 2
North Yorkshire -4 1 £225 -68.97%
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 42 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (80.39%) IaaS
3 37 (72.55%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (49.02%) SaaS
5 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
6 20 (39.22%) Java
7 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 15 (29.41%) DevOps
8 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (25.49%) Puppet
10 12 (23.53%) Docker
10 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 12 (23.53%) Web Services
11 11 (21.57%) PHP
11 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
11 11 (21.57%) Salt
12 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
12 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
12 10 (19.61%) Release Management
12 10 (19.61%) VMware
13 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (17.65%) Python
13 9 (17.65%) Ansible
14 8 (15.69%) Migration
14 8 (15.69%) Technical Architecture
15 7 (13.73%) Load Balancing
15 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
15 7 (13.73%) Subversion

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 7 (13.73%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (9.80%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.84%) Confluence
4 3 (5.88%) nginx
5 2 (3.92%) Mule
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.96%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (82.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (80.39%) IaaS
3 37 (72.55%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (49.02%) SaaS
5 5 (9.80%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (7.84%) Office 365
7 3 (5.88%) CloudBees
7 3 (5.88%) GitHub
7 3 (5.88%) OpenShift
8 2 (3.92%) npm
8 2 (3.92%) Serverless
9 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.96%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 2 (3.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) 4G
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) IPsec
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) MPLS
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) Skype
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) VPN
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.73%) Psake
3 7 (13.73%) Subversion
3 7 (13.73%) TeamCity
4 5 (9.80%) SonarQube
5 4 (7.84%) IBM UrbanCode
6 3 (5.88%) JIRA
6 3 (5.88%) Maven
7 2 (3.92%) CircleCI
7 2 (3.92%) Gerrit
7 2 (3.92%) Gradle
7 2 (3.92%) gulp
7 2 (3.92%) JUnit
7 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (3.92%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Architect
1 10 (19.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Technical Business Analyst
4 6 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Python Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.88%) AWS Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Azure Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (5.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (3.92%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) Web Services
2 5 (9.80%) CSS
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) Node.js
3 4 (7.84%) Spring
4 3 (5.88%) J2EE
4 3 (5.88%) JSON
4 3 (5.88%) React
4 3 (5.88%) REST
4 3 (5.88%) SOAP
5 2 (3.92%) .NET
5 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.92%) CSS3
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
6 1 (1.96%) Java SE
6 1 (1.96%) JMS
6 1 (1.96%) Middleware
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.96%) RESTful
6 1 (1.96%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Clustering
3 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.76%) Public Cloud
4 4 (7.84%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.88%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) iPad
6 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.92%) VMS
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (29.41%) DevOps
2 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
4 10 (19.61%) Release Management
4 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
5 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.69%) Migration
6 8 (15.69%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (13.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (13.73%) High Availability
7 7 (13.73%) Load Balancing
8 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.84%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.84%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 4 (7.84%) IT Strategy
9 4 (7.84%) ITIL
9 4 (7.84%) Microservices
9 4 (7.84%) Software Architecture
10 3 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.57%) PHP
4 9 (17.65%) Python
5 7 (13.73%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
6 6 (11.76%) Ruby
7 5 (9.80%) Go
7 5 (9.80%) Perl
8 4 (7.84%) Groovy
9 3 (5.88%) C#
9 3 (5.88%) SQL
10 2 (3.92%) C++
10 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 3 (5.88%) CCSP
2 3 (5.88%) CISM
2 3 (5.88%) CISSP
2 3 (5.88%) GIAC
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) CCA
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.96%) PSD2
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Docker
2 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) Puppet
2 11 (21.57%) Salt
3 9 (17.65%) Ansible
4 7 (13.73%) Marathon
4 7 (13.73%) Mesos
4 7 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (13.73%) Terraform
5 5 (9.80%) CFEngine
6 4 (7.84%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) F5
4 6 (11.76%) Brocade
4 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.84%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.92%) Splunk
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) Dell
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Meraki
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle