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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 98 114 100
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing SaaS 17 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.23% 8.86% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £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 £16.05 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+22.18% -64.72%
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
139 79 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.87% 3.95% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 46 22
Median daily rate £495 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £692 £430 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.10 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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 4 May 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 4 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
Leeds +5 16 £500 +2.04% 3
SaaS
Yorkshire

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 20 (76.92%) PaaS
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (57.69%) IaaS
4 14 (53.85%) DevOps
5 13 (50.00%) Open Source
6 12 (46.15%) Linux
7 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 6 (23.08%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) CSS
9 6 (23.08%) Web Services
9 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (23.08%) Puppet
10 5 (19.23%) Android
10 5 (19.23%) Resource Management
10 5 (19.23%) Selenium
10 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
10 5 (19.23%) Node.js
10 5 (19.23%) REST
10 5 (19.23%) PhoneGap
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
10 5 (19.23%) Ansible
10 5 (19.23%) Swagger
10 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
10 5 (19.23%) Coaching
10 5 (19.23%) Microservices
10 5 (19.23%) JUnit
10 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2

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 5 (19.23%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Jetty
3 1 (3.85%) nginx
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (76.92%) PaaS
2 15 (57.69%) IaaS
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (3.85%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) CTI
1 1 (3.85%) H.323
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) JUnit
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) NUnit
3 4 (15.38%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) MSI
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) ITSM Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) CSS
1 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
2 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) PhoneGap
2 5 (19.23%) REST
2 5 (19.23%) Swagger
3 4 (15.38%) Express
3 4 (15.38%) Web Services Management
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) JSF
4 1 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) WSDL
4 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) DevOps
3 13 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) Coaching
5 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) Microservices
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) Resource Management
6 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 4 (15.38%) User Stories
7 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) ERP
8 2 (7.69%) ITSM
8 2 (7.69%) Line Management
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) C++
3 5 (19.23%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Google
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Avaya
4 1 (3.85%) Capita
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Genesys
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow