The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 55 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.67% 1.15% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.52% 55.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £475 £480 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.49% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £27.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-27.37% +18.99%
SaaS
Scotland

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

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
42 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.02% 2.06% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 2
Median daily rate £400 £421 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.04% +40.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) PaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) HR Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) HR Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SaaS Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SaaS Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (20.00%) SAP