Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 55 73
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18 -14
Contract jobs citing SaaS 37 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.09% 1.67% 1.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.71% 9.49% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 9
Coventry median daily rate £458 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.65% +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £281 £379 £331
90th Percentile £665 £553 £452
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £450 £363
% change year-on-year +2.78% +24.14% -36.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 316 137 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 34.92% 17.56% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 100 100
Coventry median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +7.38%
10th Percentile £306 £333 £324
90th Percentile £600 £550 £544
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Coventry median hourly rate £12.34 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.31% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £10.88 £20.00 £13.94
90th Percentile £20.75 £20.00 £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.31% +23.11%

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 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 25 (67.57%) PaaS
2 24 (64.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (37.84%) C#
4 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 14 (37.84%) .NET
4 14 (37.84%) IaaS
5 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
6 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
6 10 (27.03%) JSON
7 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (24.32%) CRM
8 8 (21.62%) XML
8 8 (21.62%) Windows
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
8 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
8 8 (21.62%) DevOps
8 8 (21.62%) Public Cloud
8 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
9 7 (18.92%) Microservices
9 7 (18.92%) REST
9 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
9 7 (18.92%) SOAP
9 7 (18.92%) Migration
10 6 (16.22%) Project Management
10 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (16.22%) Git (software)

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 6 (16.22%) NServiceBus
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (67.57%) PaaS
2 24 (64.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (37.84%) IaaS
4 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (13.51%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.70%) Force.com
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Visual Studio
2 9 (24.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.81%) JIRA
5 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Publishing
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.51%) SaaS Architect
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) CRM Architect
6 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Administrator
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (8.11%) CRM Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) CRM Business Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Data Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Security Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) JSON
3 8 (21.62%) XML
4 7 (18.92%) REST
4 7 (18.92%) SOAP
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Core
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.51%) XML Schema
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.70%) CSS
7 1 (2.70%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (2.70%) HTML
7 1 (2.70%) jQuery
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware
7 1 (2.70%) Visualforce
7 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
1 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) CRM
3 8 (21.62%) DevOps
4 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Microservices
4 7 (18.92%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) Validation
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (8.11%) API Development
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (8.11%) Data Security
8 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
8 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (5.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C#
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) T-SQL
3 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) CISM
2 3 (8.11%) CISSP
3 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PMO
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
1 4 (10.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Citrix
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com