Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 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
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 69 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - +65
Contract jobs citing SaaS 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.09% 0.70% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.97% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Coventry median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £483 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +20.63% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £13.00 -

SaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 78 99 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 12.09% 11.57% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 69 27
Coventry median daily rate £425 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +15.94% +6.15%
10th Percentile £318 £311 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Coventry median hourly rate £12.50 £13.68 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.63% -40.52% -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £18.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year -28.77% -10.98% +36.67%

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (28.57%) SOLID
2 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) CQRS
2 2 (28.57%) Sass
2 2 (28.57%) LESS
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) C#

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
2 2 (28.57%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Dapper ORM
1 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) LESS
1 2 (28.57%) Sass
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) CQRS
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 2 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) SOLID
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware