The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 59 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing SaaS 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.15% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.33% 6.45% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £588 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.20% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £16.05 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+22.18% -64.72%
SaaS
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.60% 3.49% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 24 24
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £160 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.75 £125.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 8 (72.73%) PaaS
1 8 (72.73%) IaaS
1 8 (72.73%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
3 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (54.55%) Public Cloud
3 6 (54.55%) Private Cloud
3 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Data Security
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) CMS
6 1 (9.09%) Thunderhead
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) IaaS
1 8 (72.73%) PaaS
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) gulp
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
2 7 (63.64%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Strategy Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) UAT Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Private Cloud
2 6 (54.55%) Public Cloud
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (54.55%) TOGAF
2 2 (18.18%) Data Security
2 2 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) hybris
2 1 (9.09%) Thunderhead