The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SaaS 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.60% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £33.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.87% +65.00%
Cloud Services Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
18 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.81% 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Average daily rate £325 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-50.96% +4.00%
SaaS
South West

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 3 £375 -
Gloucester - 1 £300 -
SaaS
South West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) CMDB
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) GIS
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) JDBC
4 1 (16.67%) Linux

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Author
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Author
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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