The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 104 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Contract jobs citing SaaS 20 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.92% 1.04% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.03% 60.00% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 8
Average daily rate
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£438 £403 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £320 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £477 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £394 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.47% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £10.50 £45.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £45.00 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £45.00 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £43.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-74.85% +118.75%
SaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
74 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.39% 1.73% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 20
Average daily rate £388 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.42% +0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £311 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £650 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.50 £45.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.88% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £45.00 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £45.00 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Havant 0 9 £406 -9.72% 1
Basingstoke -3 2 - -
Winchester 0 1 - -
Southampton -6 1 £450 +20.00% 1
Farnborough - 1 £495 -
Aldershot - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 40 (61.54%) ERP
2 36 (55.38%) Telecoms
2 36 (55.38%) Manufacturing
3 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 15 (23.08%) Cucumber
5 14 (21.54%) RESTful
5 14 (21.54%) Internet
5 14 (21.54%) Web Services
6 13 (20.00%) Windows
6 13 (20.00%) Oracle
6 13 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 13 (20.00%) FitNesse
6 13 (20.00%) Puppet
6 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (20.00%) Maven
6 13 (20.00%) JIRA
6 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 12 (18.46%) PostGIS
7 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (18.46%) Scrum
7 12 (18.46%) VMware
7 12 (18.46%) Open Source
7 12 (18.46%) Apache Solr
7 12 (18.46%) Apache
8 11 (16.92%) J2EE
9 10 (15.38%) ITIL
10 9 (13.85%) AIX
10 9 (13.85%) SQL

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (18.46%) Apache
1 12 (18.46%) Apache Solr
2 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.08%) JBoss
4 2 (3.08%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.54%) Lync
5 1 (1.54%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.23%) MS Project
3 2 (3.08%) MS Office
4 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.54%) Maximo
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) Office 365
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.54%) Force.com
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Internet
2 5 (7.69%) SAN
3 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) LAN
3 3 (4.62%) WAN
3 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.08%) DNS
4 2 (3.08%) Kerberos
4 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.08%) LDAP
5 1 (1.54%) OSPF
5 1 (1.54%) BGP
5 1 (1.54%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.46%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.69%) SQLPlus
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.08%) MS Access
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 13 (20.00%) Maven
2 13 (20.00%) JIRA
2 13 (20.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.08%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (3.08%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.54%) Toad
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.54%) Jasmine
General
1 36 (55.38%) Telecoms
1 36 (55.38%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (7.69%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Finance
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Analyst
2 16 (24.62%) Architect
2 16 (24.62%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Release Manager
6 3 (4.62%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.62%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (4.62%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.62%) Developer
6 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Security Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Exchange Specialist
7 2 (3.08%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Tester
7 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) Web Services
1 14 (21.54%) RESTful
2 12 (18.46%) PostGIS
3 11 (16.92%) J2EE
4 7 (10.77%) SOAP
5 3 (4.62%) CSS
5 3 (4.62%) .NET
5 3 (4.62%) XML
5 3 (4.62%) jQuery
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.08%) XSLT
6 2 (3.08%) HTML
6 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (3.08%) Middleware
6 2 (3.08%) Spring
7 1 (1.54%) Ajax
7 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 1 (1.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Open Source
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.15%) HACMP
3 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.54%) Replication
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) AIX
3 6 (9.23%) Linux
4 4 (6.15%) UNIX
5 3 (4.62%) Solaris
6 2 (3.08%) HPUX
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (3.08%) NetWare
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (61.54%) ERP
2 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.46%) Scrum
4 10 (15.38%) ITIL
5 8 (12.31%) Project Management
5 8 (12.31%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (9.23%) Service Management
7 5 (7.69%) Migration
7 5 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.15%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.15%) Validation
8 4 (6.15%) Change Management
8 4 (6.15%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.62%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 8 (12.31%) Java
3 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 4 (6.15%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.15%) Korn
4 4 (6.15%) Perl
5 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.62%) C#
6 2 (3.08%) C++
6 2 (3.08%) C
6 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.54%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) CISSP
3 1 (1.54%) GIAC
3 1 (1.54%) GCIA
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) vSphere
2 2 (3.08%) OCFS2
2 2 (3.08%) GPFS
2 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) Puppet
2 7 (10.77%) Tivoli
3 4 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle
2 12 (18.46%) VMware
3 8 (12.31%) HP
4 6 (9.23%) IBM
4 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.69%) SAP
6 4 (6.15%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (6.15%) EMC
6 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (4.62%) Remedy
7 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.62%) NetApp
7 3 (4.62%) Sun
8 2 (3.08%) Compaq
8 2 (3.08%) Dell
8 2 (3.08%) Veritas
8 2 (3.08%) Lotus
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco
8 2 (3.08%) Hitachi
8 2 (3.08%) Citrix