The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 42 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.27% 0.34% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.33% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.69 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+152.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £44.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +70.19%
SaaS
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.24% 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.69 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% -26.78%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Coventry region.

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) OSGi
1 2 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) MAILsweeper

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) OSGi
1 2 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) UML
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MOM
2 1 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) VMware