Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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.

Platform as a Service (PaaS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 143 204
Rank change year-on-year +10 +61 -23
Contract jobs citing PaaS 51 64 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.15% 1.17% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.95% 12.72% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 59 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £565 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.72% +18.95% -5.00%
10th Percentile £413 £410 £410
90th Percentile £608 £1,000 £560
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.68 £47.25 -
% change year-on-year -26.60% - -

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 570 503 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.84% 9.23% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 359 190
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £204 £305 £300
90th Percentile £600 £588 £560
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.10% +29.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.00 £10.40
90th Percentile £30.25 £127.50 £21.60
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -10.59% +18.06%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +1 41 £525 -7.08% 2
North Yorkshire +15 7 £450 -55.00% 1
South Yorkshire +11 1 £338 -35.71% 4
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 34 (66.67%) SaaS
2 32 (62.75%) IaaS
3 26 (50.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
5 21 (41.18%) IT Strategy
6 19 (37.25%) Finance
7 18 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (29.41%) TOGAF
9 14 (27.45%) SOA
10 13 (25.49%) MVC
10 13 (25.49%) DevOps
11 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
12 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
12 10 (19.61%) Azure Active Directory
12 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
13 9 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
13 9 (17.65%) Migration
13 9 (17.65%) DNS
14 8 (15.69%) UML
14 8 (15.69%) Java
14 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (15.69%) Financial Modelling
14 8 (15.69%) Open Source
14 8 (15.69%) Information Architecture
14 8 (15.69%) Office 365
14 8 (15.69%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (15.69%) Business Process Modelling

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 8 (15.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (7.84%) Confluence
3 2 (3.92%) nginx
3 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (66.67%) SaaS
2 32 (62.75%) IaaS
3 26 (50.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (19.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (15.69%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (15.69%) Office 365
6 2 (3.92%) GitHub
7 1 (1.96%) CloudBees
7 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.96%) npm
7 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) DNS
2 7 (13.73%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Big Data
1 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.80%) JIRA
3 4 (7.84%) IBM UrbanCode
3 4 (7.84%) SonarQube
4 3 (5.88%) Gerrit
4 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.96%) CircleCI
5 1 (1.96%) Gradle
5 1 (1.96%) gulp
5 1 (1.96%) Maven
5 1 (1.96%) Protractor
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.96%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
2 2 (3.92%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Architect
2 17 (33.33%) Azure Architect
3 15 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (17.65%) Azure Consultant
4 9 (17.65%) Consultant
4 9 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.92%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (3.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
9 2 (3.92%) Data Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) SAML
1 7 (13.73%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) Node.js
2 4 (7.84%) React
2 4 (7.84%) RESTful
3 2 (3.92%) JSON
3 2 (3.92%) REST
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) HTML
4 1 (1.96%) J2EE
4 1 (1.96%) SOAP
4 1 (1.96%) Spring
4 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
4 9 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (13.73%) PKI
6 4 (7.84%) iPad
6 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
7 2 (3.92%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.96%) User Experience
8 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) IT Strategy
2 15 (29.41%) TOGAF
3 14 (27.45%) SOA
4 13 (25.49%) DevOps
4 13 (25.49%) MVC
5 9 (17.65%) Migration
6 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.69%) Business Process Modelling
6 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (15.69%) Financial Modelling
6 8 (15.69%) Information Architecture
6 8 (15.69%) Open Source
6 8 (15.69%) UML
7 7 (13.73%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (13.73%) Immutable Infrastructure
8 5 (9.80%) ITIL
8 5 (9.80%) Service Design
9 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.84%) Microservices
9 4 (7.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) Groovy
2 7 (13.73%) Python
3 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.84%) C#
4 4 (7.84%) C++
4 4 (7.84%) Ruby
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) CCDP
1 3 (5.88%) CCNP
1 3 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.88%) CISM
1 3 (5.88%) CISSP
2 2 (3.92%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) CCIE
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) MCSA
3 1 (1.96%) MCSE
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.80%) Docker
4 4 (7.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Ansible
1 7 (13.73%) Puppet
2 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.84%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.88%) SCCM
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (3.92%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.92%) SCOM
5 2 (3.92%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.92%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Dell
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow