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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 23 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing SaaS 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.95% 1.10% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 90.91% 100.00% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
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£350 - -
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 £17.50 £45.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-61.53% +17.41%
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
11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.35% 1.10% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
Average daily rate £330 - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £290
% change year-on-year
- +33.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+63.93% -52.34%

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 30 June 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) IaaS
2 8 (66.67%) vMotion
2 8 (66.67%) NAS
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (66.67%) vCloud
2 8 (66.67%) VLAN
2 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (66.67%) PaaS
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) WLAN
3 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) MS Project
6 2 (16.67%) UML
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) IaaS
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
1 8 (66.67%) VLAN
1 8 (66.67%) NAS
1 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) BPMN
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (66.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) VMware