Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 49 75
Rank change year-on-year +2 +26 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 23 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.78% 1.53% 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.16% 10.99% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 7
Coventry median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £423 £330 £349
90th Percentile £640 £438 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £460 £400
% change year-on-year -2.17% +15.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £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 251 91 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 30.39% 13.94% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 60 96
Coventry median daily rate £454 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.77% +9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £318 £313
90th Percentile £600 £509 £532
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Coventry median hourly rate £20.75 £20.00 £13.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +46.20% -40.52%
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £14.75
% change year-on-year +1.69% - -18.06%

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 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 19 (82.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (73.91%) PaaS
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) DevOps
4 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (60.87%) IaaS
4 14 (60.87%) Public Cloud
4 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
4 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 14 (60.87%) Windows
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) C#
5 13 (56.52%) .NET
6 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
6 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
6 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
6 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (52.17%) WSUS
6 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
6 12 (52.17%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
8 10 (43.48%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (30.43%) Scrum
10 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
11 5 (21.74%) CRM
12 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
13 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance

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 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (73.91%) PaaS
3 14 (60.87%) IaaS
4 12 (52.17%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (8.70%) Office 365
7 1 (4.35%) Force.com
7 1 (4.35%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Skype
1 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
1 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) CRM Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) CRM Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Azure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.35%) COM
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Visualforce
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
1 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) DevOps
3 10 (43.48%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Network Design
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) User Stories
7 2 (8.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
4 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) BC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Avaya
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com