The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 22 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.68% 0.93% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £1,000 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £33.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
-41.46% -26.37%
SaaS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Cloud Services Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
18 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 15.13% 5.14% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 0
Median daily rate £485 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +96.07%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SaaS across the Bradford region.

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SaaS 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 Bradford region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) PhoneGap
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Swagger
3 2 (40.00%) Dropwizard
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (40.00%) Express
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) PhoneGap
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) Swagger
2 2 (40.00%) Dropwizard
2 2 (40.00%) Express
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft