The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 40 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SaaS 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% - 0.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.88% - 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £440
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 - £10.50

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

Cloud Services Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
17 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.09% 4.79% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 12
Median daily rate £425 £316 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.38% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SaaS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) GxP
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) GxP