The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Hampshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 86 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 34 26 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.64% 1.50% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 53.13% 41.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £403 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £421 £419
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%
Cloud Services Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
64 62 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.09% 3.58% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 40 7
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £375 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £8.68 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.72% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%
SaaS
South East

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
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 25 July 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 +3 14 £438 -2.77%
Basingstoke +18 4 - -
Southampton -6 3 £425 -5.55% 2
Aldershot - 2 £450 -
Portsmouth - 1 £450 -
Farnborough - - - - 4
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 30 (52.63%) ERP
1 30 (52.63%) Telecoms
1 30 (52.63%) Manufacturing
2 19 (33.33%) Scrum
3 18 (31.58%) Oracle
4 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
5 13 (22.81%) Windows
6 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 12 (21.05%) .NET
6 12 (21.05%) C#
7 11 (19.30%) SQL
7 11 (19.30%) ITIL
7 11 (19.30%) Linux
7 11 (19.30%) MVC
7 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (17.54%) Apache
9 9 (15.79%) Web Services
9 9 (15.79%) WebLogic
9 9 (15.79%) VMware
9 9 (15.79%) jQuery
10 8 (14.04%) Java
10 8 (14.04%) CSS
11 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
11 7 (12.28%) J2EE
11 7 (12.28%) MySQL
11 7 (12.28%) Internet
11 7 (12.28%) RESTful
11 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 10 (17.54%) Apache
2 9 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.02%) Apache Solr
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.75%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.51%) IaaS
4 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Internet
2 5 (8.77%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) SAN
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 2 (3.51%) LDAP
4 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
4 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.75%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) SQLPlus
4 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Maven
1 7 (12.28%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 6 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 6 (10.53%) JIRA
2 6 (10.53%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.75%) TestNG
3 1 (1.75%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Mockito
General
1 30 (52.63%) Telecoms
1 30 (52.63%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Architect
3 9 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 9 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Designer
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Software Test Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Project Manager
9 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) .NET
1 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (15.79%) jQuery
3 9 (15.79%) Web Services
4 8 (14.04%) CSS
5 7 (12.28%) J2EE
5 7 (12.28%) RESTful
5 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (10.53%) Middleware
7 5 (8.77%) XML
7 5 (8.77%) XSLT
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (7.02%) PostGIS
8 4 (7.02%) HTML
9 3 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (5.26%) HTML5
9 3 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
1 5 (8.77%) Blog
1 5 (8.77%) Open Source
1 5 (8.77%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (8.77%) Xbox
2 4 (7.02%) HACMP
3 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.51%) APACS
3 2 (3.51%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) UNIX
4 5 (8.77%) AIX
5 2 (3.51%) HPUX
5 2 (3.51%) Solaris
5 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.51%) NetWare
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) ERP
2 19 (33.33%) Scrum
3 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (19.30%) MVC
3 11 (19.30%) ITIL
4 6 (10.53%) TDD
4 6 (10.53%) Pair Programming
4 6 (10.53%) Kanban
4 6 (10.53%) BDD
5 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (8.77%) Web Development
5 5 (8.77%) Test-First Development
6 4 (7.02%) Logistics
6 4 (7.02%) RUP
6 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.02%) MSF
7 3 (5.26%) Business Development
7 3 (5.26%) High Availability
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) C#
2 11 (19.30%) SQL
3 8 (14.04%) Java
4 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.02%) Perl
7 3 (5.26%) C
7 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.51%) Korn
8 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.51%) C++
8 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
9 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) PMP
2 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
1 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) vSphere
2 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) OCFS2
3 2 (3.51%) GPFS
4 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Oracle
2 9 (15.79%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) Twitter
4 5 (8.77%) IBM
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.77%) HP
5 4 (7.02%) EMC
6 3 (5.26%) JBoss
6 3 (5.26%) Dell
6 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.51%) Compaq
7 2 (3.51%) Sun
7 2 (3.51%) Hitachi
7 2 (3.51%) NetApp
7 2 (3.51%) Veritas
7 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.75%) Avaya
8 1 (1.75%) Software AG
8 1 (1.75%) Juniper
8 1 (1.75%) Genesys