The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 41 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.11% 0.58% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 70.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £345 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £44.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +70.19%
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
10 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.01% 0.58% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £360 £345 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -26.78%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) Mason
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Network Design

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) OSPF
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
3 1 (14.29%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com