The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 36 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SaaS 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.71% - 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 53.33% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
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
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
15 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.08% 0.38% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 2
Average daily rate £413 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £160.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.00%
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 Leicestershire

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

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

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Leicestershire 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
Leicester - 4 £569 -
Loughborough - 3 £369 - 2
SaaS
East Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) LAMP
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) CloudFront
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SOA Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UI/UX Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior UX Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UI/UX Developer
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) UX Developer
3 1 (12.50%) UX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Laravel
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago