The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Sahi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sahi over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Sahi
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 584 651 626
Rank change year-on-year +67 -25  
Contract jobs citing Sahi 3 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.037% 0.012% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £429
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 - £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £373
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sahi is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8117 8240 7471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.54% 15.53% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5548 5678 4924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 126
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.75 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

Sahi
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Sahi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Sahi in the UK

Sahi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sahi in the UK

Sahi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sahi over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sahi in the UK

Sahi
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sahi within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +49 3 £400 -
Yorkshire - 2 £438 -
Sheffield - 2 £438 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £438 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £400 -
North East - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sahi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Sahi.

1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) WATIR
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) .NET
3 9 (81.82%) HP UFT
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 9 (81.82%) Ruby
3 9 (81.82%) QA
3 9 (81.82%) Open Source
3 9 (81.82%) BDD
4 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 8 (72.73%) XML
5 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
6 6 (54.55%) SpecFlow
7 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
7 5 (45.45%) Test Planning
7 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
7 5 (45.45%) C#
8 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
8 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
9 3 (27.27%) Finance
10 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
11 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme

Sahi
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Selenium
1 10 (90.91%) WATIR
2 9 (81.82%) HP UFT
3 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
4 6 (54.55%) SpecFlow
5 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (9.09%) JMeter
7 1 (9.09%) JUnit
7 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
7 1 (9.09%) NUnit
7 1 (9.09%) Ranorex
7 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer in Test
2 3 (27.27%) QA Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (81.82%) BDD
2 9 (81.82%) Open Source
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Test Planning
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) QA Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore