The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 16 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Contract jobs citing SaaS 29 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.42% 1.36% 0.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.12% 10.87% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 2
Median daily rate £413 £433 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +51.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £16.05 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+22.18% -64.72%
SaaS
Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
85 46 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.74% 12.50% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 33 3
Median daily rate £425 £375 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +31.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 27 (61.36%) IaaS
2 19 (43.18%) PaaS
3 16 (36.36%) Information Security
4 13 (29.55%) WAN
4 13 (29.55%) LAN
5 11 (25.00%) ITIL
5 11 (25.00%) Firewall
5 11 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
6 10 (22.73%) Security Operations
6 10 (22.73%) Patch Management
6 10 (22.73%) CRM
6 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.73%) TOGAF
7 9 (20.45%) Linux
8 8 (18.18%) Windows
8 8 (18.18%) VMware
8 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle
9 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
9 7 (15.91%) BigMachines
10 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.64%) Project Management
10 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
11 5 (11.36%) COBIT
11 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
12 4 (9.09%) SOA

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) BigMachines
1 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.55%) Eloqua
3 1 (2.27%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (61.36%) IaaS
2 19 (43.18%) PaaS
3 8 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) LAN
1 13 (29.55%) WAN
2 11 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) Wireless
4 2 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 2 (4.55%) Network Security
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.27%) 802.15
5 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.27%) HTTP
5 1 (2.27%) MPLS
5 1 (2.27%) SSL
5 1 (2.27%) VoIP
5 1 (2.27%) VPLS
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) WAAS
5 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.27%) X.509
5 1 (2.27%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.55%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
1 4 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Architect
2 34 (77.27%) Solutions Architect
3 23 (52.27%) Security Architect
3 23 (52.27%) Security Solutions Architect
4 9 (20.45%) Cloud Architect
4 9 (20.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 8 (18.18%) CRM Architect
5 8 (18.18%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Dynamics CRM Architect
7 6 (13.64%) Information Architect
7 6 (13.64%) Information Security Architect
7 6 (13.64%) Virtualisation Architect
8 4 (9.09%) Technologist
9 3 (6.82%) Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Oracle Architect
9 3 (6.82%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.82%) Python Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Django Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Python/Django Developer
10 2 (4.55%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Django
1 3 (6.82%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) jQuery
2 2 (4.55%) Mason
2 2 (4.55%) Middleware
2 2 (4.55%) REST
2 2 (4.55%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) Ajax
3 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.27%) CSS3
3 1 (2.27%) HTML5
3 1 (2.27%) JSON
3 1 (2.27%) RESTful
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.27%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 8 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Information Security
2 11 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 11 (25.00%) ITIL
3 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) CRM
3 10 (22.73%) Patch Management
3 10 (22.73%) Security Operations
3 10 (22.73%) TOGAF
4 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (13.64%) Project Management
5 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.09%) ArchiMate
7 4 (9.09%) QMS
7 4 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 4 (9.09%) SABSA
7 4 (9.09%) SOA
7 4 (9.09%) UML
7 4 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.82%) Python
2 2 (4.55%) Apex Code
2 2 (4.55%) Java
2 2 (4.55%) PHP
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.27%) C
3 1 (2.27%) C++
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCIE
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) CCNP
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.36%) COBIT
3 4 (9.09%) GxP
4 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.27%) HIPAA
5 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) VMware
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Siebel
5 1 (2.27%) Aruba
5 1 (2.27%) Avaya
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Dell
5 1 (2.27%) F5
5 1 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) NetApp
5 1 (2.27%) Nortel
5 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.27%) Splunk
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
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