The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 27 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing SaaS 18 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.84% 0.32% 1.87%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.43% 5.26% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Average daily rate £525 £350 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +84.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -76.47%
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
35 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.41% 6.03% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 5
Average daily rate £444 £425 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +123.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (57.14%) CRM
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) BigMachines
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 7 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) SOA
6 4 (19.05%) SAP
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) IaaS
7 3 (14.29%) PaaS
7 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
7 3 (14.29%) Microservices
7 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) CSS
7 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) VMware
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (9.52%) Visualforce
8 2 (9.52%) Apex Code
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (9.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) BigMachines
1 7 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.52%) Eloqua
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) IaaS
1 3 (14.29%) PaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) 802.15
2 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) VPLS
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAAS
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) X.509
2 1 (4.76%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Architect
2 16 (76.19%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (38.10%) CRM Architect
3 8 (38.10%) CRM Solutions Architect
4 7 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 3 (14.29%) SAP Architect
6 3 (14.29%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Django Developer
7 2 (9.52%) ERP Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Python/Django Developer
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
2 2 (9.52%) Ajax
2 2 (9.52%) Django
2 2 (9.52%) Mason
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 2 (9.52%) Visualforce
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) CRM
2 8 (38.10%) ITIL
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) SOA
6 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 3 (14.29%) Microservices
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 1 (4.76%) OOD
8 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) Apex Code
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) CCIE
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) COBIT
1 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.76%) HIPAA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (9.52%) Siebel
5 1 (4.76%) Ariba
5 1 (4.76%) Aruba
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Nortel
5 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
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