The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 March 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)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.74% - 2.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% - 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £425 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - £12.10

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18 8 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 6.62% 3.20% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 8
Median daily rate £495 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.30% +23.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £250 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £490 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing SaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Derbyshire

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Derbyshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 2 £425 - 1
SaaS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 10 (62.50%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) MuleSoft
2 6 (37.50%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (25.00%) Validation
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (25.00%) PaaS
3 4 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (25.00%) R
3 4 (25.00%) Tableau
3 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) IaaS
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (25.00%) PaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (25.00%) Data Lake
1 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (25.00%) HDInsight
1 4 (25.00%) InfluxDB
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (25.00%) OpenTSDB
1 4 (25.00%) Power BI
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Consultant
2 10 (62.50%) Functional Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Data Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SaaS Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 4 (25.00%) Data Validation
1 4 (25.00%) ETL
1 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 4 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) R
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) MuleSoft
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Tableau
3 4 (25.00%) Talend
4 2 (12.50%) Dell