The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 85 87 110
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Contract jobs citing SaaS 32 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.41% 1.29% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.85% 23.40% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 2
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £440 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £27.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-27.37% +18.99%
SaaS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
270 141 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.90% 5.51% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 66 51
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 £265 £184 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SaaS across the Berkshire region.

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Berkshire region.

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +9 13 £250 -30.55% 8
Maidenhead +4 8 £600 - 1
Bracknell -6 3 £338 - 2
Newbury - 2 £575 - 1
Slough +3 1 - - 4
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 25 (36.23%) Degree
2 23 (33.33%) Marketing
3 19 (27.54%) B2B
4 17 (24.64%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (24.64%) SEO
4 17 (24.64%) Pay per click
4 17 (24.64%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (23.19%) Project Planning
5 16 (23.19%) PaaS
6 14 (20.29%) Marketo
7 13 (18.84%) Brand Awareness
7 13 (18.84%) Marketing Automation
7 13 (18.84%) Data Acquisition
7 13 (18.84%) Integrated Marketing
7 13 (18.84%) Java
7 13 (18.84%) Social Media
7 13 (18.84%) Online Marketing
7 13 (18.84%) Digital Media
7 13 (18.84%) German Language
7 13 (18.84%) Email Marketing
8 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 10 (14.49%) Windows
9 10 (14.49%) Law
9 10 (14.49%) Analytics
10 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
10 8 (11.59%) Finance
10 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
11 7 (10.14%) Linux
11 7 (10.14%) OOP

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (5.80%) Apache Solr
1 4 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) JBoss
3 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.14%) MS Office
3 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) WebTrends
2 3 (4.35%) SAP BPC
3 2 (2.90%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.45%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) PaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Google Analytics
3 3 (4.35%) Office 365
3 3 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) Internet
2 6 (8.70%) MPLS
2 6 (8.70%) VPN
3 3 (4.35%) DHCP
3 3 (4.35%) DNS
3 3 (4.35%) Firewall
3 3 (4.35%) IPsec
3 3 (4.35%) LAN
3 3 (4.35%) Network Security
3 3 (4.35%) VLAN
3 3 (4.35%) VoIP
3 3 (4.35%) WAN
4 2 (2.90%) Intranet
5 1 (1.45%) AMQP
5 1 (1.45%) MQTT
5 1 (1.45%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) Big Data
2 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.45%) DB2
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) JUnit
2 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.90%) Grunt
3 2 (2.90%) Maven
3 2 (2.90%) TestNG
4 1 (1.45%) gulp
4 1 (1.45%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.45%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 23 (33.33%) Marketing
2 13 (18.84%) Brand Awareness
2 13 (18.84%) German Language
3 10 (14.49%) Law
4 8 (11.59%) Finance
4 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.80%) Advertising
6 4 (5.80%) Legal
7 2 (2.90%) Retail
8 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Architect
2 7 (10.14%) Analyst
2 7 (10.14%) IT Manager
2 7 (10.14%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (10.14%) Test Engineer
3 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 6 (8.70%) Data Architect
3 6 (8.70%) Marketing Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Sourcing Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Coordinator
4 4 (5.80%) Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Hadoop Architect
4 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.80%) Solr Architect
5 3 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (4.35%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (4.35%) Marketing Officer
5 3 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) HTML
2 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.35%) CSS
2 3 (4.35%) JSON
2 3 (4.35%) Node.js
2 3 (4.35%) RESTful
3 2 (2.90%) Ajax
3 2 (2.90%) Backbone.js
3 2 (2.90%) CSS3
3 2 (2.90%) Handlebars
3 2 (2.90%) HTML5
3 2 (2.90%) J2EE
3 2 (2.90%) jQuery
3 2 (2.90%) REST
3 2 (2.90%) SOAP
3 2 (2.90%) Spring
3 2 (2.90%) Struts
3 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.90%) XML
4 1 (1.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Digital Media
1 13 (18.84%) Social Media
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.35%) Clustering
4 3 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) FMCG
5 2 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) CMDB
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.45%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.45%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.45%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.45%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
3 7 (10.14%) Linux
4 1 (1.45%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) B2B
2 17 (24.64%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (24.64%) Pay per click
2 17 (24.64%) SEO
3 16 (23.19%) Project Planning
4 13 (18.84%) Data Acquisition
4 13 (18.84%) Email Marketing
4 13 (18.84%) Integrated Marketing
4 13 (18.84%) Marketing Automation
4 13 (18.84%) Online Marketing
5 10 (14.49%) Analytics
6 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.14%) OO
7 7 (10.14%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (10.14%) OOP
7 7 (10.14%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.70%) ERP
8 6 (8.70%) Integration Testing
8 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) Java
2 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.45%) C#
3 1 (1.45%) C++
3 1 (1.45%) Python
3 1 (1.45%) Ruby
3 1 (1.45%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 25 (36.23%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) CCA
2 3 (4.35%) CCIE
2 3 (4.35%) CCNA
2 3 (4.35%) CCNP
2 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (4.35%) PhD
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (1.45%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.45%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.45%) Netcool
1 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (20.29%) Marketo
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.80%) Citrix
4 4 (5.80%) Google
4 4 (5.80%) SAP
4 4 (5.80%) Tealium
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco
5 3 (4.35%) Concur
5 3 (4.35%) Huawei
5 3 (4.35%) NetSuite
6 2 (2.90%) VMware
7 1 (1.45%) BMC
7 1 (1.45%) HP
7 1 (1.45%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle
7 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.45%) Software AG
7 1 (1.45%) webMethods
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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