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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 26 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing SaaS 16 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.84% 0.73% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 94.12% 10.53% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
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£340 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £438 £403
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £22.69 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+18.99% -44.99%
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
17 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.20% 6.93% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 0
Average daily rate £340 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

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 2 September 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 15 (78.95%) IaaS
2 13 (68.42%) vCloud
2 13 (68.42%) Fibre Channel
2 13 (68.42%) NAS
2 13 (68.42%) PaaS
2 13 (68.42%) vMotion
2 13 (68.42%) DHCP
2 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
2 13 (68.42%) DNS
2 13 (68.42%) SAN
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) VLAN
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (57.89%) LAN
4 11 (57.89%) WLAN
4 11 (57.89%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 4 (21.05%) MS Project
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Visualisation

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
1 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) IaaS
2 13 (68.42%) PaaS
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) DHCP
1 13 (68.42%) TCP/IP
1 13 (68.42%) DNS
1 13 (68.42%) SAN
1 13 (68.42%) VLAN
1 13 (68.42%) NAS
1 13 (68.42%) Fibre Channel
2 11 (57.89%) LAN
2 11 (57.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Velocity
2 1 (5.26%) Mason
2 1 (5.26%) Visualforce
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) BPMN
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) OO PHP
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (68.42%) vCloud
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Siebel
5 1 (5.26%) Eloqua