Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 148 139
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 +84
Contract jobs citing PaaS 46 36 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.87% 1.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.53% 9.42% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 68
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £488 £565
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.72% +18.95%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £410
90th Percentile £575 £600 £1,000
England median daily rate £525 £525 £515
% change year-on-year - +1.94% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £59.84 £65.00 £47.25
% change year-on-year -7.95% +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 832 382 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.87% 9.22% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 260 407
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% -3.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £213 £313
90th Percentile £588 £600 £606
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.21% +22.58% +29.17%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £24.63 £30.25 £127.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £20.91 £18.77
% change year-on-year -10.57% +11.39% -18.38%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -8 35 £488 -1.27% 19
South Yorkshire -2 5 £425 - 1
North Yorkshire 0 3 £563 +32.35% 2
PaaS
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 36 (78.26%) IaaS
2 26 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (41.30%) SaaS
4 17 (36.96%) Public Cloud
5 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (23.91%) DevOps
6 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Management
6 11 (23.91%) Network Management
6 11 (23.91%) Serverless
6 11 (23.91%) Ruby
6 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
6 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.91%) Java
6 11 (23.91%) VMS
7 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
8 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
8 9 (19.57%) Python
9 8 (17.39%) Perl
9 8 (17.39%) SQL
9 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
9 8 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
9 8 (17.39%) Migration
9 8 (17.39%) Puppet
9 8 (17.39%) Go
9 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
10 7 (15.22%) Ansible

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 (13.04%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Anypoint
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 36 (78.26%) IaaS
2 26 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (41.30%) SaaS
4 11 (23.91%) Serverless
5 8 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (8.70%) GitHub
6 4 (8.70%) Office 365
7 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) 4G
1 1 (2.17%) DNS
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
1 1 (2.17%) IPsec
1 1 (2.17%) MPLS
1 1 (2.17%) SAN
1 1 (2.17%) Skype
1 1 (2.17%) SSL
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (8.70%) Psake
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (6.52%) Bitbucket
5 3 (6.52%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Architect
2 14 (30.43%) Cloud Architect
3 12 (26.09%) AWS Architect
4 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (21.74%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (19.57%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (15.22%) Developer
7 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Technical Architect
9 5 (10.87%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (10.87%) Python Developer
10 4 (8.70%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (6.52%) Azure Architect
11 3 (6.52%) Technical Solutions Architect
12 2 (4.35%) Azure DevOps
12 2 (4.35%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Engineer
12 2 (4.35%) Lead Architect
12 2 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Node.js
2 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (6.52%) Web Services
4 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.35%) CSS
4 2 (4.35%) CSS3
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (4.35%) Java SE
4 2 (4.35%) JMS
4 2 (4.35%) jQuery
4 2 (4.35%) Kafka
4 2 (4.35%) Middleware
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (4.35%) React
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Core
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.17%) hapi
5 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) VMS
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) DevOps
2 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Management
2 11 (23.91%) Network Management
3 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
3 8 (17.39%) Migration
4 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.04%) Strategic Thinking
5 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
5 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.87%) Release Management
5 5 (10.87%) Software Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (8.70%) IT Governance
6 4 (8.70%) MVC
6 4 (8.70%) SOA
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.52%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) Java
1 11 (23.91%) Ruby
2 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 10 (21.74%) PowerShell
3 9 (19.57%) Python
4 8 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 8 (17.39%) Go
4 8 (17.39%) Perl
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) PHP
6 2 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (4.35%) Groovy
6 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.17%) CCDP
2 1 (2.17%) CCNP
2 1 (2.17%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.17%) CISM
2 1 (2.17%) CISSP
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Docker
3 1 (2.17%) KVM
3 1 (2.17%) QEMU
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 7 (15.22%) Ansible
3 5 (10.87%) CFEngine
3 5 (10.87%) Salt
4 4 (8.70%) Terraform
5 1 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco
2 2 (4.35%) MuleSoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.17%) Meraki
3 1 (2.17%) VMware