The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 38 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.36% 0.69% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
East 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 Leicestershire region.

Cloud Services Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
20 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.78% 6.23% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 6
Median daily rate £375 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £145 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £330 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £10.61 - £9.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Hinckley - 3 £375 -
SaaS
East Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) LAMP
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (25.00%) Symfony
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Laravel
6 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) Middleware
7 1 (8.33%) PMP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS Architect
3 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SOA Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) UX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
1 6 (50.00%) LAMP
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) Laravel
3 3 (25.00%) Symfony
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) VMware