The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 28 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)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 34 36
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.60% 0.85% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 17.65% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £544 £591 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.99% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.95 - £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 Warwickshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 18 17 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 5.44% 4.80% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 3
Median daily rate £425 £490 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.26% +172.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Median hourly rate £10.00 £22.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.55% -13.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.49% -13.35%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Warwickshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Stratford-upon-Avon +2 1 £550 - 1
Warwick +2 1 £538 -9.05%
SaaS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) DB2

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CyberArk Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Service Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iSeries
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Service Design
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware