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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 81 107 113
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +6
Contract jobs citing SaaS 47 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.90% 0.98% 0.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.36% 14.84% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 18
Median daily rate £413 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £47.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £33.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
-41.46% -26.37%
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
256 182 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.35% 6.58% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 130 69
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £43.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +15.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Cambridgeshire +34 27 £413 -4.62% 1
Hertfordshire +13 15 £563 +25.00% 5
Bedfordshire -1 5 £375 -21.05% 2
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 48 (44.86%) IaaS
2 38 (35.51%) PaaS
3 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
4 22 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (18.69%) Migration
6 20 (18.69%) Information Security
6 20 (18.69%) SQL
7 18 (16.82%) CRM
7 18 (16.82%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (14.95%) Windows
9 15 (14.02%) SOA
9 15 (14.02%) TOGAF
10 14 (13.08%) Dynamics CRM
10 14 (13.08%) WAN
10 14 (13.08%) LAN
10 14 (13.08%) Linux
10 14 (13.08%) Oracle
10 14 (13.08%) Identity Access Management
11 13 (12.15%) ITIL
11 13 (12.15%) E-Commerce
11 13 (12.15%) VMware
12 12 (11.21%) Firewall
12 12 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (10.28%) REST
13 11 (10.28%) Service Delivery
13 11 (10.28%) Middleware
13 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
13 11 (10.28%) Security Operations
13 11 (10.28%) Patch Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.93%) IIS
2 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.54%) BigMachines
3 2 (1.87%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.87%) Maximo
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.93%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 48 (44.86%) IaaS
2 38 (35.51%) PaaS
3 18 (16.82%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (11.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (8.41%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.74%) Office 365
7 2 (1.87%) Taleo
8 1 (0.93%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.08%) LAN
1 14 (13.08%) WAN
2 12 (11.21%) Firewall
3 4 (3.74%) Network Security
4 3 (2.80%) Wireless
5 2 (1.87%) FTP
5 2 (1.87%) Internet
5 2 (1.87%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.93%) 802.15
6 1 (0.93%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.93%) HTTP
6 1 (0.93%) MPLS
6 1 (0.93%) SSL
6 1 (0.93%) VoIP
6 1 (0.93%) VPLS
6 1 (0.93%) VPN
6 1 (0.93%) WAAS
6 1 (0.93%) X.509
6 1 (0.93%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.87%) DTS
4 2 (1.87%) GIS
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.87%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (1.87%) OLAP
4 2 (1.87%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.87%) JIRA
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (8.41%) Marketing
2 6 (5.61%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Legal
4 3 (2.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (67.29%) Architect
2 59 (55.14%) Solutions Architect
3 30 (28.04%) Security Architect
4 28 (26.17%) Security Solutions Architect
5 20 (18.69%) Cloud Architect
6 19 (17.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
8 9 (8.41%) CRM Architect
8 9 (8.41%) CRM Solutions Architect
9 8 (7.48%) Dynamics CRM Architect
9 8 (7.48%) E-Commerce Architect
9 8 (7.48%) Virtualisation Architect
10 7 (6.54%) Cutover Manager
11 6 (5.61%) CRM Specialist
11 6 (5.61%) Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Information Architect
11 6 (5.61%) Information Security Architect
11 6 (5.61%) Migration Specialist
11 6 (5.61%) Project Manager
12 5 (4.67%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Middleware
1 11 (10.28%) REST
2 9 (8.41%) SOAP
3 7 (6.54%) .NET
3 7 (6.54%) WCF
4 6 (5.61%) COM
4 6 (5.61%) MSMQ
5 4 (3.74%) HTML
6 3 (2.80%) Web Services
7 2 (1.87%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.87%) CSS
7 2 (1.87%) Django
7 2 (1.87%) jQuery
7 2 (1.87%) Mason
7 2 (1.87%) MDX
7 2 (1.87%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.93%) CSS3
8 1 (0.93%) RESTful
8 1 (0.93%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
1 10 (9.35%) NHS
2 9 (8.41%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.87%) CCTV
4 2 (1.87%) CESG
4 2 (1.87%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) SCADA
4 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.93%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) Windows
2 14 (13.08%) Linux
3 2 (1.87%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.93%) Debian
4 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (18.69%) Information Security
3 20 (18.69%) Migration
4 18 (16.82%) CRM
5 15 (14.02%) SOA
5 15 (14.02%) TOGAF
6 14 (13.08%) Identity Access Management
7 13 (12.15%) E-Commerce
7 13 (12.15%) ITIL
8 11 (10.28%) Patch Management
8 11 (10.28%) Security Operations
8 11 (10.28%) Service Delivery
9 10 (9.35%) Information Governance
9 10 (9.35%) Project Management
10 9 (8.41%) Data Migration
10 9 (8.41%) Data Modelling
11 8 (7.48%) Configuration Management
11 8 (7.48%) DevOps
11 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.69%) SQL
2 7 (6.54%) C#
3 5 (4.67%) Java
4 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.74%) Python
5 2 (1.87%) Apex Code
5 2 (1.87%) PHP
5 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) C++
6 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (2.80%) Degree
1 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.87%) CISSP
2 2 (1.87%) CLAS
2 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.87%) ISEB
3 1 (0.93%) CCIE
3 1 (0.93%) CCNA
3 1 (0.93%) CCNP
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.48%) Data Quality
3 5 (4.67%) COBIT
4 4 (3.74%) GxP
5 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.93%) HIPAA
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.08%) Oracle
3 13 (12.15%) VMware
4 8 (7.48%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.48%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (6.54%) SAP
6 6 (5.61%) NetSuite
7 4 (3.74%) Citrix
8 2 (1.87%) ESRI
8 2 (1.87%) IBM
8 2 (1.87%) Siebel
8 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.93%) Ariba
9 1 (0.93%) Aruba
9 1 (0.93%) Avaya
9 1 (0.93%) F5
9 1 (0.93%) hybris
9 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.93%) Juniper
9 1 (0.93%) Splunk
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago