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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 80 79 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Contract jobs citing SaaS 14 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.91% 0.57% 0.067%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.72% 21.62% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 0
Average daily rate £550 £348 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -76.47%
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
71 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.63% 2.63% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 25 5
Average daily rate £360 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.75 £160.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.70% -87.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 8 £550 - 2
Nottinghamshire -7 5 - - 7
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 8 (50.00%) SOA
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) PHP
3 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (37.50%) Visualforce
3 6 (37.50%) Apex Code
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
4 5 (31.25%) Ajax
4 5 (31.25%) ETL
4 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
4 5 (31.25%) Informatica
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) DHTML
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) Force.com
5 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BigMachines
1 1 (6.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Force.com
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 8 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 3 (18.75%) SOA Architect
5 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior UI/UX Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior UX Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) Visualforce
2 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) Ajax
3 5 (31.25%) DHTML
3 5 (31.25%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) REST
3 5 (31.25%) SOAP
3 5 (31.25%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) LAMP
5 3 (18.75%) Middleware
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) J2EE
7 1 (6.25%) JSP
7 1 (6.25%) Laravel
7 1 (6.25%) LESS
7 1 (6.25%) Sass
7 1 (6.25%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) TOGAF
2 5 (31.25%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Apex Code
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (31.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel
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