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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 119 128 105
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing SaaS 24 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.66% 0.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.09% 15.22% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 8
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£450 £425 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £394 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £825 £563 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £403
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 6
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £44.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 - £37.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £22.69 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+18.99% -44.99%
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
264 138 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.44% 4.36% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 102 30
Average daily rate £400 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% -69.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £12.60 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £13.40 £50.00
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 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 9 £300 - 2
Cambridgeshire -7 8 £425 +1.49% 3
Hertfordshire +1 4 £513 -18.00% 1
Bedfordshire +11 3 £363 -19.44% 3
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (35.29%) SOA
2 17 (33.33%) ERP
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
3 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
3 16 (31.37%) Web Services
4 15 (29.41%) Oracle
4 15 (29.41%) IBM
4 15 (29.41%) PaaS
5 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
5 14 (27.45%) Citrix
5 14 (27.45%) FTP
5 14 (27.45%) VMware
6 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (25.49%) TOGAF
7 12 (23.53%) Data Integration
7 12 (23.53%) REST
7 12 (23.53%) Maximo
7 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
7 12 (23.53%) RDBMS
7 12 (23.53%) GIS
7 12 (23.53%) ESRI
7 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
7 12 (23.53%) ETL
7 12 (23.53%) SOAP
8 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
9 10 (19.61%) ITIL
10 8 (15.69%) HTML
10 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
11 7 (13.73%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (31.37%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.92%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) Confluence
4 1 (1.96%) Lync
4 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.96%) MS Project
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) SPSS
1 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Maximo
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.96%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.96%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.96%) Summit
3 1 (1.96%) SAP QM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) PaaS
2 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) Office 365
3 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) FTP
2 2 (3.92%) SSH
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.96%) NAS
3 1 (1.96%) 4G
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
3 12 (23.53%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Ant
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.92%) AccuRev
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.96%) gulp
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
1 12 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Architect
2 15 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (27.45%) Project Manager
4 11 (21.57%) Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Applications Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Contracts Manager
7 4 (7.84%) AWS Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Maximo Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.92%) SAP Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Head of IT
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.92%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.96%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) Web Services
2 12 (23.53%) SOAP
2 12 (23.53%) REST
3 8 (15.69%) HTML
4 7 (13.73%) CSS
5 6 (11.76%) XML
6 5 (9.80%) HTML5
7 4 (7.84%) Ajax
7 4 (7.84%) J2EE
8 3 (5.88%) LESS
8 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.88%) Middleware
9 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.92%) RESTful
9 2 (3.92%) Sass
9 2 (3.92%) EclipseLink
9 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.92%) .NET
9 2 (3.92%) JSP
9 2 (3.92%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) GIS
1 12 (23.53%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.92%) FMCG
2 2 (3.92%) Web 2.0
2 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.96%) Social Media
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) BYOD
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
3 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Solaris
3 2 (3.92%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) UNIX
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.96%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) SOA
2 17 (33.33%) ERP
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.49%) TOGAF
4 12 (23.53%) ETL
5 11 (21.57%) PRINCE2
6 10 (19.61%) ITIL
7 7 (13.73%) CRM
8 6 (11.76%) Scrum
8 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 5 (9.80%) Project Management
9 5 (9.80%) Service Management
9 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.84%) OO
10 4 (7.84%) Migration
10 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.84%) Regression Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Content Management
10 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) PHP5
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.96%) IIBA
3 1 (1.96%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) COBIT
2 1 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
1 15 (29.41%) IBM
2 14 (27.45%) Citrix
2 14 (27.45%) VMware
3 12 (23.53%) ESRI
4 4 (7.84%) SAP
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.92%) FatWire
6 2 (3.92%) Omniture
6 2 (3.92%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.96%) Eloqua
7 1 (1.96%) Lumesse
7 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.96%) Siebel
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
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