The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 84 99 81
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Contract jobs citing SaaS 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.37% 2.02% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £525 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +46.00%
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 Leeds region.

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
89 99 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.83% 6.19% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 64 17
Median daily rate £520 £509 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% +35.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITSM
2 5 (62.50%) Identity Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Dell
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) PaaS
2 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) IaaS
2 5 (62.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (62.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Games
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) CLAS
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) IaaS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (62.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NonStop SQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Azure Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Principal Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 5 (62.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) Identity Management
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) ITSM
1 5 (62.50%) Service Management
1 5 (62.50%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) CLAS
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Dell
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware