The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 102 120 117
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs citing SaaS 23 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.29% 18.46% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 6
Average daily rate
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£500 £488 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £438 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £513 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.10 £42.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-71.19% +140.00%
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
133 65 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.61% 2.26% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 30 30
Average daily rate £425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £313 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £9.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -48.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 7 £625 +38.88% 19
Bracknell - 5 £500 - 2
Slough - 4 £550 - 3
Newbury -3 2 £306 -38.75% 5
Wokingham - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 3
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS.

1 16 (31.37%) Java
1 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Telecoms
3 13 (25.49%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (23.53%) HTML
5 11 (21.57%) Finance
6 10 (19.61%) TOGAF
6 10 (19.61%) ERP
6 10 (19.61%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (19.61%) Visualforce
6 10 (19.61%) Apex Code
6 10 (19.61%) Mason
7 9 (17.65%) Force.com
7 9 (17.65%) HTML5
8 8 (15.69%) PaaS
8 8 (15.69%) Degree
8 8 (15.69%) JSON
8 8 (15.69%) Project Management
9 7 (13.73%) SAP
9 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
9 7 (13.73%) SQL
9 7 (13.73%) Marketing
9 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
10 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
10 6 (11.76%) IaaS
10 6 (11.76%) Scrum
10 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
10 6 (11.76%) CRM
11 5 (9.80%) CSS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.92%) assyst
2 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (17.65%) Force.com
3 8 (15.69%) PaaS
4 6 (11.76%) IaaS
4 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) IPv6
1 3 (5.88%) Firewall
1 3 (5.88%) Network Security
2 2 (3.92%) Broadband
2 2 (3.92%) LAN
2 2 (3.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (5.88%) SAP HANA
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
3 3 (5.88%) DB2
3 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.88%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Zephyr
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (27.45%) Telecoms
2 11 (21.57%) Finance
3 7 (13.73%) Marketing
4 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 5 (9.80%) Retail
6 3 (5.88%) Multimedia
6 3 (5.88%) Banking
7 2 (3.92%) Legal
7 2 (3.92%) Back Office
8 1 (1.96%) Electronics
8 1 (1.96%) Billing
8 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Consultant
3 5 (9.80%) Technical Architect
3 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (9.80%) Digital Architect
3 5 (9.80%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Business Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) HTML
2 10 (19.61%) Mason
2 10 (19.61%) Visualforce
3 9 (17.65%) HTML5
4 8 (15.69%) JSON
5 5 (9.80%) CSS
5 5 (9.80%) REST
6 4 (7.84%) XML
6 4 (7.84%) jQuery
7 3 (5.88%) Middleware
7 3 (5.88%) React
8 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
9 1 (1.96%) WCF
9 1 (1.96%) LINQ
9 1 (1.96%) LAMP
9 1 (1.96%) SOAP
9 1 (1.96%) CSS3
9 1 (1.96%) Laravel
9 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Social Media
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Streaming Video
3 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.96%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) DTV
4 1 (1.96%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) AIX
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) TOGAF
2 10 (19.61%) ERP
3 8 (15.69%) Project Management
4 6 (11.76%) CRM
4 6 (11.76%) Scrum
5 5 (9.80%) Asset Management
5 5 (9.80%) Web Analytics
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.80%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Time Management
6 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) OO
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) Business Development
7 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) Java
2 10 (19.61%) Apex Code
3 7 (13.73%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.88%) ABAP
5 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PMP
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Netcool
2 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (13.73%) SAP
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
4 4 (7.84%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) IBM
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle
5 3 (5.88%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 3 (5.88%) Callidus
6 2 (3.92%) PlateSpin
6 2 (3.92%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.92%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.92%) EMC
6 2 (3.92%) BMC
6 2 (3.92%) Remedy
7 1 (1.96%) ClickSoftware Technologies
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Posted: 23 days ago