The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 76 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 9 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.69% 0.49% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.25% 26.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £421 £419
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%
Cloud Services Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
16 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.23% 1.88% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 5
Average daily rate £400 £290 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -31.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £203 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £395 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe -2 1 £325 +12.06%
Milton Keynes -2 1 £400 - 1
Aylesbury - - - - 1
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (53.85%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Legal
3 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Apex Code
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (15.38%) Force.com
4 2 (15.38%) Visualforce
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mason
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (15.38%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (53.85%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Legal
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Commercial Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Contracts Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Vendor Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Mason
1 2 (15.38%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) Apex Code
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) EMC