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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West / Bristol
Rank 61 71 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing SaaS 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.68% 0.13% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.02% 1.85% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Median daily rate £480 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £439
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +8.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 - £10.50

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
83 54 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.35% 6.86% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 50 24
Median daily rate £488 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £644 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 17 January 2017.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Document Management
3 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 3 (33.33%) EAM
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 2 (22.22%) ISEB
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) PaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data
5 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) ArchiMate
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) CLAS
5 1 (11.11%) Spatial Data
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC

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 (11.11%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Spatial Data
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Azure Developer
3 2 (22.22%) CRM Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Transformation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 3 (33.33%) Document Management
3 3 (33.33%) EAM
3 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) ArchiMate
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Information Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos
1 1 (11.11%) ESRI