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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 72 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing SaaS 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.53% 10.71% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £275 £460 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.21% +5.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £33.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
-41.46% -26.37%
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
38 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.87% 2.33% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 9
Median daily rate £450 £398 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -7.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £273 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £26.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +96.07%

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
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 24 May 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 +7 4 £275 -35.29% 1
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) Middleware
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) SOA
3 5 (23.81%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) SOAP
3 5 (23.81%) MSMQ
3 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 5 (23.81%) WCF
3 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (23.81%) REST
3 5 (23.81%) High Availability
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (19.05%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Data Integration

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 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (4.76%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) IaaS
3 1 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (47.62%) Retail
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Vendor Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Junior IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Architect
5 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Migration Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SaaS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) Middleware
1 5 (23.81%) MSMQ
1 5 (23.81%) REST
1 5 (23.81%) SOAP
1 5 (23.81%) WCF
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Credit Risk
1 3 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) High Availability
2 5 (23.81%) SOA
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.76%) Test Management
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C#
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Dell Certification
1 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (9.52%) Dell
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) SAP