The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 149 175 193
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +18
Contract jobs citing SaaS 49 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.86% 11.59% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 25
Average daily rate
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£420 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £355 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £613 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £403
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £22.69 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+18.99% -44.99%
SaaS
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
309 233 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.75% 4.01% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 161 149
Average daily rate £450 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.21% -5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £29.50 £21.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.82% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the City of London region.

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (19.35%) Linux
4 17 (18.28%) Java
4 17 (18.28%) Degree
5 16 (17.20%) Oracle
6 14 (15.05%) Project Management
6 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
6 14 (15.05%) VMware
6 14 (15.05%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (12.90%) Banking
8 11 (11.83%) ITIL
8 11 (11.83%) SharePoint
8 11 (11.83%) ERP
8 11 (11.83%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
9 10 (10.75%) QA
9 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
9 10 (10.75%) Apex Code
9 10 (10.75%) Mason
9 10 (10.75%) Visualforce
9 10 (10.75%) PaaS
9 10 (10.75%) IaaS
10 9 (9.68%) Force.com
10 9 (9.68%) MySQL
10 9 (9.68%) SQL
11 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
11 8 (8.60%) Windows

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.30%) Apache
3 3 (3.23%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.15%) Lync
4 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.08%) WordPress
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.08%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Office
2 6 (6.45%) MS Project
3 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.08%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.15%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) SAP GRC
2 1 (1.08%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.05%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (10.75%) PaaS
2 10 (10.75%) IaaS
3 9 (9.68%) Force.com
4 6 (6.45%) Office 365
5 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (2.15%) Google Apps
6 2 (2.15%) Boomi
7 1 (1.08%) Route 53
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.08%) SoftLayer
7 1 (1.08%) Yammer
7 1 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) Firewall
2 5 (5.38%) LAN
3 4 (4.30%) LDAP
4 3 (3.23%) DNS
5 2 (2.15%) Intranet
5 2 (2.15%) Internet
5 2 (2.15%) WAN
5 2 (2.15%) Network Security
6 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.08%) FCoE
6 1 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.08%) WebEx
6 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.08%) DHCP
6 1 (1.08%) VPN
6 1 (1.08%) VoIP
6 1 (1.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) MySQL
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Power View
4 3 (3.23%) Big Data
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.08%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.08%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.08%) EDMS
6 1 (1.08%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.08%) Mahout
6 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.23%) JUnit
2 3 (3.23%) Subversion
3 2 (2.15%) Maven
3 2 (2.15%) JIRA
3 2 (2.15%) Gradle
3 2 (2.15%) Mockito
4 1 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.08%) Hudson
4 1 (1.08%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.08%) FishEye
4 1 (1.08%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.08%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.08%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Banking
3 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Publishing
6 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (19.35%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) Architect
3 15 (16.13%) Analyst
4 10 (10.75%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) Technical Architect
6 7 (7.53%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.53%) Consultant
7 5 (5.38%) Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.23%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.15%) Tester
10 2 (2.15%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) Mason
1 10 (10.75%) Visualforce
2 7 (7.53%) HTML
2 7 (7.53%) .NET
3 6 (6.45%) XML
3 6 (6.45%) JSON
4 5 (5.38%) jQuery
4 5 (5.38%) CSS
5 4 (4.30%) JMX
5 4 (4.30%) LAMP
5 4 (4.30%) Web Services
5 4 (4.30%) Ajax
5 4 (4.30%) HTML5
6 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.23%) RESTful
6 3 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (3.23%) SOAP
6 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.23%) CSS3
7 2 (2.15%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) PKI
4 1 (1.08%) Derivative
4 1 (1.08%) Statistics
4 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.08%) CMDB
4 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Linux
2 8 (8.60%) Windows
3 6 (6.45%) UNIX
4 2 (2.15%) CentOS
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.05%) Project Management
3 11 (11.83%) ITIL
3 11 (11.83%) ERP
4 8 (8.60%) Migration
4 8 (8.60%) DevOps
5 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.45%) MVC
6 6 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (6.45%) Analytics
7 5 (5.38%) Investment Management
7 5 (5.38%) Open Source
7 5 (5.38%) Regression Testing
7 5 (5.38%) ITSM
7 5 (5.38%) Service Management
7 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.30%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.30%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.28%) Java
2 10 (10.75%) Apex Code
3 9 (9.68%) SQL
4 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.60%) Python
5 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.53%) Perl
6 6 (6.45%) PHP
6 6 (6.45%) C
7 5 (5.38%) C++
8 4 (4.30%) C#
8 4 (4.30%) Ruby
9 3 (3.23%) Groovy
10 1 (1.08%) Scala
10 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.08%) VBScript
10 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.08%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.30%) CCNA
5 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.23%) ISEB
6 3 (3.23%) CISSP
6 3 (3.23%) MCP
6 3 (3.23%) MCSE
6 3 (3.23%) RHCE
6 3 (3.23%) CISA
6 3 (3.23%) CISM
7 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.08%) PMP
8 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.08%) XenApp
3 1 (1.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Puppet
1 4 (4.30%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (2.15%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.15%) Nagios
2 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.08%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.08%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) Oracle
3 14 (15.05%) VMware
4 11 (11.83%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (7.53%) ServiceNow
6 5 (5.38%) Cisco
6 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.30%) Dell
7 4 (4.30%) Citrix
8 3 (3.23%) Informatica
9 2 (2.15%) Epicor
9 2 (2.15%) EMC
9 2 (2.15%) Adobe
9 2 (2.15%) HP
9 2 (2.15%) Sybase
9 2 (2.15%) MuleSoft
9 2 (2.15%) Infor
9 2 (2.15%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.15%) webMethods
9 2 (2.15%) Symantec
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