The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 40 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Contract jobs citing SaaS 12 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.07% 0.95% 1.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.00% 6.45% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 10
Median daily rate £530 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £400 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £840 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £27.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-27.37% +18.99%
SaaS
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
40 124 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.91% 14.80% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 82 27
Median daily rate £425 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £344 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Cambridge +23 12 £530 +24.70% 4
SaaS
East of England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 23 (58.97%) IaaS
2 15 (38.46%) PaaS
3 14 (35.90%) Information Security
4 10 (25.64%) CRM
4 10 (25.64%) Identity Access Management
5 9 (23.08%) LAN
5 9 (23.08%) WAN
5 9 (23.08%) Oracle
6 8 (20.51%) Firewall
6 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 8 (20.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (20.51%) Patch Management
6 8 (20.51%) Security Operations
7 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (17.95%) SOA
7 7 (17.95%) Linux
8 6 (15.38%) Windows
8 6 (15.38%) ERP
8 6 (15.38%) SAP
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL
8 6 (15.38%) Finance
8 6 (15.38%) VMware
8 6 (15.38%) Marketing
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (15.38%) SAP HANA
9 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (10.26%) Billing
10 4 (10.26%) Migration

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (5.13%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (10.26%) BigMachines
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (5.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (58.97%) IaaS
2 15 (38.46%) PaaS
3 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) LAN
1 9 (23.08%) WAN
2 8 (20.51%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SAP HANA
2 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.13%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
1 6 (15.38%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Billing
3 3 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Architect
2 32 (82.05%) Solutions Architect
3 22 (56.41%) Security Architect
3 22 (56.41%) Security Solutions Architect
4 8 (20.51%) Virtualisation Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) CRM Architect
6 4 (10.26%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Information Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (7.69%) HR Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) ERP Architect
8 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Java Architect
8 2 (5.13%) SAP Architect
8 2 (5.13%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Middleware
1 4 (10.26%) RESTful
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) Django
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) CESG
1 2 (5.13%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Information Security
2 10 (25.64%) CRM
2 10 (25.64%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (20.51%) Patch Management
3 8 (20.51%) Security Operations
4 7 (17.95%) SOA
5 6 (15.38%) ERP
5 6 (15.38%) ITIL
6 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
7 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity Management
7 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Order to Cash
7 4 (10.26%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.26%) Service Design
7 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (10.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (5.13%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CISSP
1 2 (5.13%) CLAS
1 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
1 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) SAP
3 6 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Ariba
5 1 (2.56%) Saba