Period
to 3 July 2020

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 3 July 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 89 120 159
Rank change year-on-year +31 +39 +3
Contract jobs citing PaaS 24 70 53
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.33% 1.59% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.37% 6.32% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 44 35
Median daily rate £593 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.73% +12.82% -4.88%
10th Percentile £467 £425 £375
90th Percentile £675 £659 £575
England median daily rate £550 £535 £510
% change year-on-year +2.80% +4.90% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £72.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year -51.72% +31.82% -15.38%

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 549 1,108 836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.42% 25.11% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 762 561
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £306 £218 £305
90th Percentile £640 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 15
Median hourly rate £20.50 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.69% -35.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.75 £15.00
90th Percentile £27.93 £35.00 £44.30
Median hourly rate £34.25 £23.84 £20.00
% change year-on-year +43.70% +19.18% -

PaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PaaS in Yorkshire

PaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PaaS in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for PaaS in Yorkshire

PaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PaaS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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 3 July 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
West Yorkshire +43 12 £550 +4.76% 2
North Yorkshire - 7 £650 -
South Yorkshire +11 4 £600 +9.09% 2
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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 17 (70.83%) IaaS
2 16 (66.67%) Azure
3 12 (50.00%) SaaS
4 8 (33.33%) AWS
5 7 (29.17%) Firewall
5 7 (29.17%) Migration
6 6 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (25.00%) Network Security
7 5 (20.83%) Network Design
7 5 (20.83%) Banking
7 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) LAN
7 5 (20.83%) WAN
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) DMZ
7 5 (20.83%) Microservices
7 5 (20.83%) Private Cloud
7 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
7 5 (20.83%) Public Cloud
8 4 (16.67%) vCenter Server
8 4 (16.67%) DevOps
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (16.67%) HP
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (16.67%) MongoDB

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 1 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) Mule
1 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 17 (70.83%) IaaS
2 16 (66.67%) Azure
3 12 (50.00%) SaaS
4 8 (33.33%) AWS
5 3 (12.50%) GCP
5 3 (12.50%) Office 365
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (4.17%) GitHub
6 1 (4.17%) npm
6 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) Network Security
3 5 (20.83%) DMZ
3 5 (20.83%) LAN
3 5 (20.83%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (12.50%) Internet
4 3 (12.50%) SMTP
5 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (4.17%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Mockito
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (20.83%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Core
3 1 (4.17%) Enzyme
3 1 (4.17%) Express
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) Jest
3 1 (4.17%) React
3 1 (4.17%) Redux
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.17%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
1 5 (20.83%) Private Cloud
1 5 (20.83%) Public Cloud
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Microservices
2 5 (20.83%) Network Design
2 5 (20.83%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Storage Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) IT Strategy
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (8.33%) SIEM
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) ES6
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Docker
3 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.50%) Terraform
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) vRealize
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) Forcepoint
4 3 (12.50%) Hitachi
4 3 (12.50%) Huawei
4 3 (12.50%) Veeam
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Alibaba
6 1 (4.17%) AppDynamics
6 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.17%) Brocade
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.17%) Splunk
6 1 (4.17%) Twitter