The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 29 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing SaaS 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.38% 0.67% 1.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.86% 13.33% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £305 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% -36.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £305 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £305 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £18.75 -
% change year-on-year
+4.58% -
SaaS
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
7 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.23% 5.03% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 12
Median daily rate £400 £305 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £175 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £350 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-28.89% +29.41%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Devon

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Devon region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Plymouth +9 3 £450 -
SaaS
South West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Devon region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (40.00%) CLAS
2 2 (40.00%) CESG
2 2 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CESG
1 2 (40.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) ArchiMate
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CLAS
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle