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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 105 141 122
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -19
Contract jobs citing SaaS 39 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.41% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.72% 3.33% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £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 £17.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+12.05% -61.53%
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
265 120 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.60% 4.08% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 85 22
Median daily rate £500 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £480 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.14 £25.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-35.43% +61.29%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +35 34 £500 - 6
South Yorkshire +3 4 £500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £1,000 - 3
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (66.67%) PaaS
2 30 (62.50%) Open Source
3 28 (58.33%) IaaS
4 26 (54.17%) ITIL
5 25 (52.08%) DevOps
6 23 (47.92%) Linux
7 18 (37.50%) PRINCE2
8 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
9 14 (29.17%) C++
9 14 (29.17%) Python
10 13 (27.08%) Problem Management
11 10 (20.83%) Data Management
11 10 (20.83%) Finance
11 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (20.83%) Puppet
12 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (16.67%) Middleware
14 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.58%) Service Management
14 7 (14.58%) Oracle
14 7 (14.58%) Web Services
14 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
15 6 (12.50%) Resource Management
15 6 (12.50%) .NET
15 6 (12.50%) CRM
15 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
15 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
15 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
15 6 (12.50%) Coaching

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 (6.25%) IIS
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (2.08%) Jetty
3 1 (2.08%) nginx
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) BigMachines
1 3 (6.25%) Eloqua
2 2 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (66.67%) PaaS
2 28 (58.33%) IaaS
3 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.25%) Office 365
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (2.08%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) CTI
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) H.323
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) VoIP
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) MySQL
1 3 (6.25%) NonStop SQL
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (10.42%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Digital Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Database Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.17%) ERP Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) Middleware
2 7 (14.58%) Web Services
3 6 (12.50%) .NET
4 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
4 5 (10.42%) Web Services Management
5 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.25%) CSS
5 3 (6.25%) Mason
5 3 (6.25%) Visualforce
6 2 (4.17%) Ajax
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (4.17%) CSS3
6 2 (4.17%) HTML
6 2 (4.17%) HTML5
6 2 (4.17%) jQuery
6 2 (4.17%) Laravel
6 2 (4.17%) Yii
7 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.08%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) CESG
2 3 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (62.50%) Open Source
3 26 (54.17%) ITIL
4 25 (52.08%) DevOps
5 18 (37.50%) PRINCE2
6 13 (27.08%) Problem Management
7 10 (20.83%) Data Management
8 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (14.58%) Service Management
9 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
10 6 (12.50%) Coaching
10 6 (12.50%) CRM
10 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.50%) Resource Management
10 6 (12.50%) SDLC
11 5 (10.42%) Project Management
11 5 (10.42%) Web Development
12 4 (8.33%) MVC
12 4 (8.33%) Scrum
13 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
2 14 (29.17%) C++
2 14 (29.17%) Python
3 4 (8.33%) Java
4 3 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 3 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.08%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) Ruby
5 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) CISSP
3 3 (6.25%) CLAS
3 3 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (20.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (6.25%) Siebel
3 1 (2.08%) Apple
3 1 (2.08%) Avaya
3 1 (2.08%) Capita
3 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) F5
3 1 (2.08%) Genesys
3 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.08%) VMware