Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 53 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 22 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.78% 0.80% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.17% 7.04% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 6
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £413 £381 £338
90th Percentile £615 £435 £469
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £488 £483
% change year-on-year -2.56% +1.04% +30.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00

SaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 240 71 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 30.30% 11.40% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 53 60
Coventry median daily rate £450 £445 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +13.02% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £321 £312
90th Percentile £600 £550 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +17.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Coventry median hourly rate £20.75 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.00% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.38% -42.22% -2.17%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Coventry

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SaaS in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Coventry

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (81.82%) PaaS
2 18 (81.82%) IaaS
2 18 (81.82%) DevOps
3 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 14 (63.64%) Public Cloud
5 13 (59.09%) Windows
5 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
6 12 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
6 12 (54.55%) .NET
6 12 (54.55%) C#
6 12 (54.55%) Visual Studio
7 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 11 (50.00%) WSUS
7 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
9 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
10 5 (22.73%) IT Strategy
10 5 (22.73%) Docker
11 4 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (81.82%) IaaS
2 18 (81.82%) PaaS
3 12 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Skype
1 2 (9.09%) Unified Communications
1 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Security Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Azure DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Public Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
1 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) DevOps
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 5 (22.73%) IT Strategy
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) Open Source
8 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Network Design
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Docker
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (9.09%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) Google
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya