The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 106 94 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing SaaS 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.37% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.28% 12.24% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £314 £403 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.04% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £301 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £505 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £436
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-39.66% +30.00%
SaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
122 49 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.48% 3.04% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 33 34
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +36.98%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -6 2 - -
Derbyshire +3 1 £315 - 1
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) IaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
4 2 (18.18%) PaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) CESG
5 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Aerospace

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) IaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) Data Lake
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) HDInsight
2 1 (9.09%) InfluxDB
2 1 (9.09%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (9.09%) OpenTSDB
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Process Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Django
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
5 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) CLAS
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) MuleSoft
3 1 (9.09%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Talend