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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 64 67 75
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing SaaS 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.40% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.66% 6.45% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £425 £399 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% -20.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +46.00%
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
82 62 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.83% 7.49% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 53 29
Median daily rate £488 £360 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £311 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £433 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (37.50%) Document Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) EAM
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate

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 (12.50%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 1 (12.50%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (12.50%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) CESG
2 1 (12.50%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Document Management
2 3 (37.50%) EAM
2 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) CLAS
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) ESRI