The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 116 126 121
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing SaaS 7 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.40% 7.65% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £394 £575 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.52% +6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £485 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - £10.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
206 183 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.42% 6.51% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 124 51
Median daily rate £410 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +9 5 £363 -36.95% 3
South Yorkshire -7 3 £425 - 2
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
1 11 (61.11%) PaaS
1 11 (61.11%) IaaS
2 10 (55.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) Dell
4 8 (44.44%) DNS
4 8 (44.44%) Identity Management
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (38.89%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (33.33%) Service Management
7 5 (27.78%) ITSM
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
8 4 (22.22%) SDLC
8 4 (22.22%) Big Data
8 4 (22.22%) Analytics
8 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
9 3 (16.67%) Data Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) IaaS
1 11 (61.11%) PaaS
2 8 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) QlikView
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) NUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Azure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SaaS Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Apache CXF
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) CESG
5 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
5 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (44.44%) Identity Management
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (33.33%) Service Management
4 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (27.78%) DevOps
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) ITSM
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 3 (16.67%) BPMN
6 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Management
6 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
6 3 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CLAS
2 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Dell
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Google