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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 99 111 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing SaaS 20 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.93% 0.40% 1.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.87% 15.25% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 13
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £400 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £12.10 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+62.06% -73.40%
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
126 59 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.85% 2.63% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 37 22
Average daily rate £400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £519 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £8.68 £8.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+389.63% +5.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Winchester -5 1 - - 1
Basingstoke -6 1 - - 6
Southampton - 1 - - 3
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 10 (31.25%) IaaS
3 10 (31.25%) PaaS
3 10 (31.25%) Perl
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
4 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
4 9 (28.13%) Python
4 9 (28.13%) ERP
4 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (21.88%) Java
6 7 (21.88%) Unix
7 6 (18.75%) C
7 6 (18.75%) C++
7 6 (18.75%) DNS
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) Korn
7 6 (18.75%) Puppet
7 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (15.63%) Ruby
8 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
8 5 (15.63%) HP
9 4 (12.50%) MPLS
9 4 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (12.50%) Internet

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (12.50%) Apache
1 4 (12.50%) JBoss
1 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.38%) Node.js
3 2 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) IaaS
1 10 (31.25%) PaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (6.25%) Heroku
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (3.13%) Force.com
4 1 (3.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) Internet
3 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (12.50%) LDAP
3 4 (12.50%) MPLS
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (9.38%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.13%) IPsec
5 1 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) CouchDB
1 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.13%) Babel
4 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
4 1 (3.13%) gulp
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
4 1 (3.13%) Testopia
General
1 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
1 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (9.38%) QA Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.25%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
1 4 (12.50%) jQuery
2 3 (9.38%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) Laravel
3 1 (3.13%) Mason
3 1 (3.13%) Qt
3 1 (3.13%) React
3 1 (3.13%) SAML
3 1 (3.13%) Sass
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.13%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 4 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.38%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Clustering
4 3 (9.38%) HACMP
5 2 (6.25%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (21.88%) Unix
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.38%) AIX
5 3 (9.38%) HPUX
5 3 (9.38%) NetWare
5 3 (9.38%) Solaris
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) ERP
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 4 (12.50%) Change Management
4 4 (12.50%) Computer Security
4 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 4 (12.50%) Information Security
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Security Patching
4 4 (12.50%) Server Hardening
4 4 (12.50%) SIEM
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) Test Management
5 3 (9.38%) BDD
5 3 (9.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Perl
2 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
2 9 (28.13%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) C
4 6 (18.75%) C++
4 6 (18.75%) Korn
5 5 (15.63%) Ruby
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.13%) Apex Code
9 1 (3.13%) ES6
9 1 (3.13%) PHP
9 1 (3.13%) SQL
9 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CISSP
1 4 (12.50%) GCIH
1 4 (12.50%) GIAC
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (9.38%) RHCSA
3 2 (6.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) GPFS
2 3 (9.38%) vCloud
2 3 (9.38%) vSphere
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (6.25%) WSUS
4 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) HP
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) EMC
4 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 3 (9.38%) Veritas
5 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.13%) Ariba
6 1 (3.13%) Compaq
6 1 (3.13%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Pega
6 1 (3.13%) Rally