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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 105 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing SaaS 10 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.68% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.90% 17.91% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Average daily rate £575 £650 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £438 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.05 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -74.00%
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
145 67 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.13% 3.79% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 51 50
Average daily rate £425 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £643 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £97.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Bradford - 5 £600 -
Leeds -19 4 £500 -23.07% 5
SaaS
Yorkshire

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (66.67%) PaaS
1 8 (66.67%) IaaS
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) JUnit
3 6 (50.00%) Retail
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Android
3 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Node.js
3 6 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (50.00%) Microservices
3 6 (50.00%) Swagger
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
4 5 (41.67%) Ansible
4 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
4 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Google

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BigMachines
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) IaaS
1 8 (66.67%) PaaS
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (8.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) CTI
1 1 (8.33%) H.323
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) JUnit
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (41.67%) NUnit
3 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) MSI
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (8.33%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
1 7 (58.33%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 1 (8.33%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) CSS
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 6 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (50.00%) Swagger
3 4 (33.33%) Express
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) Mason
4 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) WSDL
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Microservices
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Capita
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Genesys
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) Siebel