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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 126 132 124
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing SaaS 6 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.45% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.86% 7.61% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Median daily rate £525 £500 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +46.00%
SaaS
England

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
210 184 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.68% 5.97% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 109 32
Median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £319 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £17.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 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
West Yorkshire +19 5 £525 -12.50% 3
South Yorkshire -17 1 £300 -36.84% 1
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Identity Management
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Dell
2 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (53.85%) PaaS
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (53.85%) IaaS
2 7 (53.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (53.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (53.85%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITSM
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Line Management
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement

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 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Azure Active Directory
1 7 (53.85%) IaaS
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (53.85%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NonStop SQL
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Azure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) SaaS Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 2 (15.38%) UAT Manager
4 2 (15.38%) UAT Test Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Principal Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
1 7 (53.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (23.08%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) CESG
3 1 (7.69%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (53.85%) Identity Management
1 7 (53.85%) Translating Business Requirements
2 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) ITSM
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Benchmarking
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
5 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) CLAS
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Dell
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 7 (53.85%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Google