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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 93 89 122
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +33
Contract jobs citing SaaS 32 40 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.36% 1.56% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.33% 27.97% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 2
Median daily rate £278 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.91% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £18.75 -
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -
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
240 143 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.22% 5.58% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 69 46
Median daily rate £425 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +12 20 £243 -32.63% 7
Maidenhead +3 2 £450 -
Bracknell -19 2 £331 -
Newbury - 2 £575 - 1
Slough +6 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (34.85%) Marketing
2 22 (33.33%) Degree
3 19 (28.79%) B2B
4 18 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (25.76%) Pay per click
5 17 (25.76%) SEO
5 17 (25.76%) Digital Marketing
6 16 (24.24%) Project Planning
7 14 (21.21%) Marketo
8 13 (19.70%) Brand Awareness
8 13 (19.70%) Marketing Automation
8 13 (19.70%) Data Acquisition
8 13 (19.70%) Integrated Marketing
8 13 (19.70%) Email Marketing
8 13 (19.70%) German Language
8 13 (19.70%) Online Marketing
8 13 (19.70%) Social Media
8 13 (19.70%) Digital Media
9 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
10 10 (15.15%) Law
11 9 (13.64%) Windows
12 8 (12.12%) SAP
12 8 (12.12%) VPN
12 8 (12.12%) MPLS
12 8 (12.12%) Finance
12 8 (12.12%) PaaS
13 7 (10.61%) Data Migration
13 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
13 7 (10.61%) SuccessFactors

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 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
3 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) WebTrends
2 3 (4.55%) SAP BPC
3 2 (3.03%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.52%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) PaaS
2 7 (10.61%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (6.06%) Google Analytics
4 3 (4.55%) IaaS
4 3 (4.55%) Office 365
5 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.52%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) MPLS
1 8 (12.12%) VPN
2 5 (7.58%) Internet
3 3 (4.55%) DHCP
3 3 (4.55%) DNS
3 3 (4.55%) Firewall
3 3 (4.55%) IPsec
3 3 (4.55%) LAN
3 3 (4.55%) Network Security
3 3 (4.55%) VLAN
3 3 (4.55%) VoIP
3 3 (4.55%) WAN
4 2 (3.03%) Intranet
5 1 (1.52%) AMQP
5 1 (1.52%) MQTT
5 1 (1.52%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Big Data
1 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.52%) gulp
1 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 23 (34.85%) Marketing
2 13 (19.70%) Brand Awareness
2 13 (19.70%) German Language
3 10 (15.15%) Law
3 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 8 (12.12%) Finance
5 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
6 4 (6.06%) Advertising
6 4 (6.06%) Legal
7 2 (3.03%) Retail
8 1 (1.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Architect
2 8 (12.12%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) IT Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Sourcing Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (7.58%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Coordinator
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.06%) VMware Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) IT Procurement Manager
7 3 (4.55%) LAN Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Marketing Officer
7 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Supply Chain Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) HTML
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.52%) CSS
3 1 (1.52%) Electron Framework
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) JSON-LD
3 1 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.52%) Node.js
3 1 (1.52%) OAuth
3 1 (1.52%) RESTful
3 1 (1.52%) SAML
3 1 (1.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Digital Media
1 13 (19.70%) Social Media
2 3 (4.55%) Clustering
2 3 (4.55%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.03%) FMCG
3 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) CMDB
4 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.52%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.52%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) B2B
2 17 (25.76%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (25.76%) Pay per click
2 17 (25.76%) SEO
3 16 (24.24%) Project Planning
4 13 (19.70%) Data Acquisition
4 13 (19.70%) Email Marketing
4 13 (19.70%) Integrated Marketing
4 13 (19.70%) Marketing Automation
4 13 (19.70%) Online Marketing
5 7 (10.61%) Data Migration
5 7 (10.61%) Migration
6 6 (9.09%) Analytics
6 6 (9.09%) ERP
6 6 (9.09%) Information Security
7 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.58%) CRM
7 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (1.52%) C
3 1 (1.52%) C++
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.52%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) Ruby
3 1 (1.52%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 22 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) CCA
2 3 (4.55%) CCIE
2 3 (4.55%) CCNA
2 3 (4.55%) CCNP
2 3 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (1.52%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.52%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.52%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (21.21%) Marketo
3 8 (12.12%) SAP
4 6 (9.09%) Citrix
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco
5 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.06%) Google
6 4 (6.06%) Tealium
6 4 (6.06%) VMware
7 3 (4.55%) Concur
7 3 (4.55%) Huawei
7 3 (4.55%) NetSuite
8 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.52%) BMC
9 1 (1.52%) HP
9 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.52%) NetApp
9 1 (1.52%) Oracle
9 1 (1.52%) Remedy