The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 77 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing SaaS 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.29% 13.64% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£394 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-44.44% +73.07%
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
35 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.86% 2.17% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 1
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.93 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -41.66%

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 22 October 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
Milton Keynes - 4 £394 - 4
Marlow - 1 - - 1
Aylesbury - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (42.86%) Legal
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 4 (28.57%) Apache
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) LAMP
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (14.29%) Route 53
6 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
6 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (7.14%) Android Development
6 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) User Experience
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
6 1 (7.14%) QA

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (14.29%) Route 53
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 7 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (42.86%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Commercial Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Contracts Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Vendor Manager
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Mason
2 1 (7.14%) Visualforce
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) Yii
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XML-RPC
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Flash
2 1 (7.14%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) User Stories
2 1 (7.14%) Android Development
2 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
2 1 (7.14%) DevOps
2 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) MVC
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PHP5
3 1 (7.14%) PHP4
3 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) ActionScript
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
1 1 (7.14%) EMC
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
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