The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 117 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing SaaS 17 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.52% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.76% 17.81% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 3
Average daily rate £538 £650 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £438 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -76.47%
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
194 73 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.67% 2.92% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 54 59
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 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
West Yorkshire -6 10 £575 -11.53% 4
South Yorkshire -6 6 £325 - 3
North Yorkshire - 1 £425 - 8
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (65.38%) PaaS
1 17 (65.38%) IaaS
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
4 11 (42.31%) Puppet
5 10 (38.46%) Selenium
5 10 (38.46%) JUnit
6 9 (34.62%) Java
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (30.77%) HTML
7 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
7 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) C#
8 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
9 6 (23.08%) PhoneGap
9 6 (23.08%) Node.js
9 6 (23.08%) REST
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
9 6 (23.08%) DevOps
9 6 (23.08%) Microservices
9 6 (23.08%) Swagger
9 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 6 (23.08%) Android

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (23.08%) Apache
1 6 (23.08%) Node.js
2 5 (19.23%) JBoss
2 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) BigMachines
1 3 (11.54%) Eloqua
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 17 (65.38%) IaaS
1 17 (65.38%) PaaS
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (7.69%) Taleo
6 1 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) CTI
1 1 (3.85%) H.323
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.85%) GIS
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 10 (38.46%) JUnit
2 10 (38.46%) Selenium
3 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
4 6 (23.08%) Maven
5 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
5 5 (19.23%) JIRA
5 5 (19.23%) MSI
5 5 (19.23%) NUnit
5 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
5 5 (19.23%) Subversion
5 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (23.08%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) HR Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) CSS
1 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
3 6 (23.08%) PhoneGap
3 6 (23.08%) REST
3 6 (23.08%) Swagger
4 5 (19.23%) LAMP
5 4 (15.38%) Express
6 3 (11.54%) Mason
6 3 (11.54%) Visualforce
7 2 (7.69%) .NET
7 2 (7.69%) CSS3
7 2 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.85%) Laravel
8 1 (3.85%) Sinatra
8 1 (3.85%) Web Services
8 1 (3.85%) XML
8 1 (3.85%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
1 5 (19.23%) Private Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) CESG
4 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Fintech
5 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Android
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) DevOps
4 6 (23.08%) Microservices
5 5 (19.23%) Code Coverage
5 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) CRM
5 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Information Security
7 3 (11.54%) Information Assurance
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.54%) Service Management
7 3 (11.54%) Web Development
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) PHP
3 7 (26.92%) C#
4 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (11.54%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (11.54%) CISM
1 3 (11.54%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Ansible
2 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Google
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.54%) Siebel
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) Capita
5 1 (3.85%) Ceridian
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Genesys
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
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Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
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