The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 92 117 97
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Contract jobs citing SaaS 34 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.68% 0.095% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.09% 2.04% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+12.05% -61.53%
SaaS
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 West Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
188 98 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.27% 4.64% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 72 18
Median daily rate £500 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £480 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-36.86% +66.66%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Leeds +30 32 £500 - 3
Bradford +13 2 £1,000 - 3
SaaS
Yorkshire

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (72.97%) PaaS
3 26 (70.27%) Open Source
4 23 (62.16%) IaaS
4 23 (62.16%) Linux
5 22 (59.46%) DevOps
6 19 (51.35%) ITIL
7 17 (45.95%) PRINCE2
8 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
9 13 (35.14%) C++
9 13 (35.14%) Python
10 12 (32.43%) Problem Management
11 10 (27.03%) Data Management
11 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (27.03%) Puppet
12 8 (21.62%) Middleware
13 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
14 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
14 6 (16.22%) Coaching
14 6 (16.22%) Web Services
15 5 (13.51%) Finance
15 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
16 4 (10.81%) BPSS Clearance
16 4 (10.81%) Disclosure Scotland
16 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
16 4 (10.81%) Scrum
16 4 (10.81%) Service Management
16 4 (10.81%) Web Services Management
16 4 (10.81%) Project Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.70%) IIS
1 1 (2.70%) Jetty
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) nginx
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 27 (72.97%) PaaS
2 23 (62.16%) IaaS
3 3 (8.11%) Office 365
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (2.70%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) CTI
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) H.323
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) LAN
1 1 (2.70%) VoIP
1 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (13.51%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Azure Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) ERP Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) ITSM Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Middleware
2 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 4 (10.81%) Web Services Management
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) jQuery
4 1 (2.70%) JSF
4 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.70%) SignalR
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) CESG
1 3 (8.11%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (70.27%) Open Source
3 22 (59.46%) DevOps
4 19 (51.35%) ITIL
5 17 (45.95%) PRINCE2
6 12 (32.43%) Problem Management
7 10 (27.03%) Data Management
8 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.22%) Coaching
9 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
11 4 (10.81%) Project Management
11 4 (10.81%) Scrum
11 4 (10.81%) Service Management
11 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
12 3 (8.11%) Change Management
12 3 (8.11%) High Availability
12 3 (8.11%) SDLC
12 3 (8.11%) SFIA
13 2 (5.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) C++
2 13 (35.14%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (8.11%) CISSP
3 3 (8.11%) CLAS
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (27.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Avaya
2 1 (2.70%) Capita
2 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) F5
2 1 (2.70%) Genesys
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.70%) VMware