The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 121 115 106
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing SaaS 23 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.74% 0.72% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.20% 17.60% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 6
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£443 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 - £32.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 - £40.00
SaaS
England

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

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
250 125 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.08% 4.08% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 94 28
Average daily rate £400 £384 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +8.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.50 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.25% -63.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.65 £12.70 £24.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £35.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -53.03%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SaaS
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

SaaS Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -2 8 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -12 8 £413 +0.60% 12
Bedfordshire +7 3 £435 +0.86% 4
Hertfordshire -4 3 £475 - 4
Norfolk - 1 - -
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 16 (37.21%) SOA
2 14 (32.56%) SharePoint
3 13 (30.23%) ERP
3 13 (30.23%) IBM
3 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.23%) PaaS
4 12 (27.91%) Oracle
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
4 12 (27.91%) Web Services
4 12 (27.91%) Relational Database
5 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
5 11 (25.58%) FTP
5 11 (25.58%) Citrix
5 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (25.58%) VMware
5 11 (25.58%) TOGAF
6 10 (23.26%) Maximo
6 10 (23.26%) Data Integration
6 10 (23.26%) ETL
6 10 (23.26%) GIS
6 10 (23.26%) ESRI
6 10 (23.26%) RDBMS
6 10 (23.26%) SOAP
6 10 (23.26%) REST
7 9 (20.93%) ITIL
7 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
7 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
8 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 5 (11.63%) Project Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (32.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.65%) CMS
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) Lync
4 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) SPSS
1 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Maximo
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.33%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.33%) Summit
3 1 (2.33%) SAP QM
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) PaaS
2 11 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) FTP
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) SSH
2 1 (2.33%) NAS
2 1 (2.33%) 4G
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
1 12 (27.91%) Relational Database
2 10 (23.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Ant
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.33%) gulp
General
1 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
1 9 (20.93%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Architect
1 13 (30.23%) Project Manager
2 12 (27.91%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (18.60%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Applications Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Contracts Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Maximo Architect
7 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Head of IT
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Developer
7 2 (4.65%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.33%) IT Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) Web Services
2 10 (23.26%) SOAP
2 10 (23.26%) REST
3 5 (11.63%) HTML
4 4 (9.30%) CSS
4 4 (9.30%) Ajax
4 4 (9.30%) HTML5
5 3 (6.98%) LESS
5 3 (6.98%) XML
6 2 (4.65%) XHTML
6 2 (4.65%) .NET
6 2 (4.65%) J2EE
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.65%) JSP
6 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.65%) Sass
7 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.33%) Laravel
7 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) GIS
1 10 (23.26%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.65%) FMCG
2 2 (4.65%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.33%) PMI
3 1 (2.33%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) BYOD
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Solaris
3 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 1 (2.33%) SUSE
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) SOA
2 13 (30.23%) ERP
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
3 11 (25.58%) TOGAF
4 10 (23.26%) ETL
5 9 (20.93%) ITIL
6 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.63%) CRM
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Service Management
7 5 (11.63%) Scrum
8 4 (9.30%) Regression Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.30%) OO
8 4 (9.30%) Content Management
9 3 (6.98%) Change Management
9 3 (6.98%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.30%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) PHP5
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) IIBA
3 1 (2.33%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.33%) COBIT
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) IBM
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle
3 11 (25.58%) Citrix
3 11 (25.58%) VMware
4 10 (23.26%) ESRI
5 3 (6.98%) SAP
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.65%) FatWire
6 2 (4.65%) Omniture
6 2 (4.65%) Google
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.33%) Lumesse
7 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.33%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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Mason Frank
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Posted: 25 days ago