The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 44 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SaaS 13 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.92% - 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.33% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Average daily rate £570 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.05 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -74.00%
SaaS
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.06% 2.48% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 6 5
Average daily rate £400 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.20 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) PaaS
3 10 (55.56%) IaaS
3 10 (55.56%) Finance
4 9 (50.00%) Service Management
4 9 (50.00%) Process Management
4 9 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
4 9 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (50.00%) SAP
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
4 9 (50.00%) ERP
4 9 (50.00%) SOA
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) Social Media
4 9 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (44.44%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) HTML
6 7 (38.89%) CRM
7 6 (33.33%) Siebel
7 6 (33.33%) PHP
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) Web Development
7 6 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (33.33%) Mason
7 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (33.33%) Visualforce

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (11.11%) Node.js
1 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) BigMachines
1 6 (33.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) PaaS
2 10 (55.56%) IaaS
3 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DTS
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
2 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF Architect
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Zachman Architect
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Perl Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Perl Web Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Author
7 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.56%) PHP Programmer
7 1 (5.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) Mason
2 6 (33.33%) Visualforce
3 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) CSS3
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.11%) D3.js
6 2 (11.11%) Ember.js
6 2 (11.11%) jQuery
6 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (11.11%) Meteor
6 2 (11.11%) React
7 1 (5.56%) Laravel
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
7 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Social Media
2 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (50.00%) ERP
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 9 (50.00%) Process Management
2 9 (50.00%) Service Management
2 9 (50.00%) SOA
2 9 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (38.89%) CRM
4 6 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (27.78%) BPR
6 3 (16.67%) BDD
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (5.56%) Analytics
8 1 (5.56%) MVC
8 1 (5.56%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) C
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (33.33%) Siebel
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Zend
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