Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 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
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 59 66
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7 -9
Contract jobs citing SaaS 39 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.11% 1.81% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.13% 6.51% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 1
Coventry median daily rate £450 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15% +6.45%
10th Percentile £288 £409 £406
90th Percentile £675 £622 £419
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £11.00 -

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 385 215 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 40.57% 27.85% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 155 73
Coventry median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +18.67%
10th Percentile £340 £314 £338
90th Percentile £575 £613 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £401
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.36% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 4
Coventry median hourly rate £26.05 £17.80 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.32% +24.91% -
10th Percentile £10.88 £13.87 £11.40
90th Percentile £35.00 £22.69 £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.28 £13.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year +35.41% -1.82% -1.79%

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 24 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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 29 (74.36%) PaaS
2 24 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (53.85%) C#
3 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 20 (51.28%) .NET
4 20 (51.28%) SQL
4 20 (51.28%) SOAP
4 20 (51.28%) Migration
4 20 (51.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (48.72%) Data Migration
5 19 (48.72%) REST
5 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
5 19 (48.72%) Visual Studio
6 18 (46.15%) NServiceBus
6 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
6 18 (46.15%) Data Analysis
6 18 (46.15%) Microservices
6 18 (46.15%) Azure Data Factory
7 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (30.77%) XML
9 12 (30.77%) API Development
9 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (28.21%) .NET Core
10 11 (28.21%) JSON
10 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
11 10 (25.64%) XML Schema
11 10 (25.64%) Validation
11 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (20.51%) Data Virtualisation

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 18 (46.15%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (74.36%) PaaS
2 24 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (46.15%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (20.51%) IaaS
5 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (2.56%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (2.56%) Azure Functions
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (2.56%) GitHub
6 1 (2.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Visual Studio
2 18 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 17 (43.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 8 (20.51%) Publishing
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Data Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) SSIS Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) CRM Architect
5 3 (7.69%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (7.69%) HR Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) SaaS Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.69%) SSIS Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Azure Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Product Owner
6 2 (5.13%) SaaS Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Workforce Management Program Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) .NET
1 20 (51.28%) SOAP
2 19 (48.72%) REST
3 12 (30.77%) XML
4 11 (28.21%) .NET Core
4 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
4 11 (28.21%) JSON
5 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (25.64%) XML Schema
6 2 (5.13%) HTML
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.56%) Middleware
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (2.56%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Cloud
1 2 (5.13%) PKI
1 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
1 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.56%) Life Science
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Migration
2 19 (48.72%) Data Migration
3 18 (46.15%) Data Analysis
3 18 (46.15%) Microservices
4 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.77%) API Development
6 10 (25.64%) Validation
7 8 (20.51%) Data Acquisition
7 8 (20.51%) Data Virtualisation
8 6 (15.38%) Project Management
9 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.69%) CRM
10 3 (7.69%) Data Integration
10 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (5.13%) ArchiMate
11 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.13%) TDD
11 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
2 20 (51.28%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) CISM
1 3 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Citrix
2 2 (5.13%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) BMC
3 1 (2.56%) WSO2