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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing SaaS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £27.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-27.37% +18.99%
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
12 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.00% 1.34% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Median daily rate £376 £269 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.72% -51.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £225 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £374 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.75 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) VMware