Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 October 2020 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 73 55
Rank change year-on-year +48 -18 +16
Contract jobs citing SaaS 1 8 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.43% 0.83% 1.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.17% 3.48% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
Median daily rate - £513 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.14% -35.19%
Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £513 £445
% change year-on-year +2.44% +15.17% -6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £24.25

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 46 230 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.00% 23.98% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 172 94
Median daily rate £413 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -2.54%
10th Percentile £266 £257 £308
90th Percentile £593 £550 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £155.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1007.14% -15.15%
Median hourly rate £25.22 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +80.11% -6.67% -26.83%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in South Yorkshire

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SaaS in South Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for SaaS in South Yorkshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +42 1 - - 6
SaaS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Engagement Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Services Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT