The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 24 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing SaaS 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.17% 0.95% 0.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 83.33% 28.57% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £315 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £12.10 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+62.06% -73.40%
SaaS
East Sussex

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

Cloud Services Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
12 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.00% 3.33% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £315 £298 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +19.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (42.86%) CSS3
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Siebel
5 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (21.43%) Visualforce
5 3 (21.43%) Apex Code
5 3 (21.43%) Mason
5 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (21.43%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 3 (21.43%) BigMachines
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (21.43%) Laravel
5 3 (21.43%) Eloqua
6 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) BigMachines
1 3 (21.43%) Eloqua
2 1 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) CSS3
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) HTML5
2 5 (35.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (21.43%) Laravel
3 3 (21.43%) Mason
3 3 (21.43%) Visualforce
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 1 (7.14%) Velocity
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) CRM
1 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
1 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
2 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) Apex Code
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (21.43%) Siebel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware