The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.05 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -74.00%
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 Dorset region.

Cloud Services Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.25% 1.83% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Average daily rate £400 £386 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £447 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +30.62%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Dorset