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 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 69 61 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Contract jobs citing SaaS 8 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.86% 1.70% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.20% 36.96% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
Median daily rate £513 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - £10.00

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
87 46 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.40% 4.60% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 33 20
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 February 2017.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram 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 February 2017. 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 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 -8 8 £513 -10.86% 2
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

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

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
2 5 (41.67%) IaaS
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) ITSM
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (25.00%) Social Media
4 3 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
4 3 (25.00%) Power BI
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) CMDB
6 1 (8.33%) Data Security
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery

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 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) CRM Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Training Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
2 1 (8.33%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Trainer
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Trainer
2 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITSM
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
5 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (8.33%) ISO19770
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Opsview
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle