The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 66 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Contract jobs citing SaaS 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.61% 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.09% 13.04% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Median daily rate £475 £310 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.22% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £274 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £359 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £416 £439
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £32.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-38.71% +8.48%
SaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
55 46 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.66% 3.30% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 16 18
Median daily rate £413 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £254 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £393 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+225.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.88 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-28.50% +28.20%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Buckinghamshire region.

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 3 £475 +58.33% 3
Marlow - 1 £600 -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) CRM Manager
1 2 (33.33%) CRM Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) ERP Manager
1 2 (33.33%) ERP Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) HR Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware