The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 54 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing SaaS 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.65% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.76% 7.14% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £400 £600 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.10 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.05 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -74.00%
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
34 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.51% 3.62% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 2
Average daily rate £325 £305 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -32.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.05 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (80.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Debian
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
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