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 27 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.

Sahi
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 635 622
Rank change year-on-year +60 -13  
Contract jobs citing Sahi 8 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.009% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.065% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Median daily rate £266 £650 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.15% +79.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £640 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £670 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £266 - £363
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 7769 7745 7088
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.30% 14.55% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5235 5162 4523
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 188 137
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £31.80 £28.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

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 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sahi in the UK

Sahi
Top 8 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 27 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
England +52 8 £266 -59.15%
South West - 5 £241 -
Somerset - 5 £241 -
Taunton - 3 £240 -
Telford - 2 £500 -
Shropshire - 2 £500 -
West Midlands - 2 £500 -
London +29 1 £595 -8.46%

Sahi
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
1 28 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 28 (100.00%) QA
1 28 (100.00%) WATIR
1 28 (100.00%) Selenium
2 26 (92.86%) Java
3 25 (89.29%) TDD
3 25 (89.29%) Ruby
4 24 (85.71%) .NET
4 24 (85.71%) Web Services
4 24 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (85.71%) Test Automation
4 24 (85.71%) Open Source
4 24 (85.71%) BDD
5 23 (82.14%) XML
6 17 (60.71%) Cucumber
7 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
8 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
9 6 (21.43%) Finance
9 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 6 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (17.86%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (17.86%) SoapUI
10 5 (17.86%) DevOps
10 5 (17.86%) Zephyr
10 5 (17.86%) Test Planning
10 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (17.86%) Gherkin
10 5 (17.86%) JIRA

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 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
1 1 (3.57%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 28 (100.00%) Selenium
1 28 (100.00%) WATIR
2 17 (60.71%) Cucumber
3 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
4 5 (17.86%) JIRA
4 5 (17.86%) JMeter
4 5 (17.86%) JUnit
4 5 (17.86%) LoadRunner
4 5 (17.86%) NUnit
4 5 (17.86%) SoapUI
4 5 (17.86%) Zephyr
5 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.57%) RSpec
7 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
7 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (3.57%) Subversion
7 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) QA Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) QA Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Developer in Test
5 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Developer
6 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
1 24 (85.71%) Web Services
2 23 (82.14%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.86%) Gherkin
4 5 (17.86%) SOAP
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) TDD
2 24 (85.71%) BDD
2 24 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (85.71%) Open Source
2 24 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) DevOps
4 5 (17.86%) Test Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) QA Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.57%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) High Availability
6 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (92.86%) Java
3 25 (89.29%) Ruby
4 5 (17.86%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) Go
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (100.00%) QA
2 6 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle