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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 111 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +1
Contract jobs citing SaaS 12 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.56% 1.75% 1.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.81% 76.74% 55.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 11
Average daily rate
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£433 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.45% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £401 £413
% change year-on-year
+9.65% -2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £45.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.77% +309.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.05 £41.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-73.53% +108.75%
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
81 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.80% 2.28% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 25
Average daily rate £365 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £357 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £433 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £45.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.77% +309.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -34.21%

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 4 March 2015. 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 -4 7 £433 +8.12%
Basingstoke -15 2 - -
Fareham - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 3
Southampton - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 31 (67.39%) ERP
2 29 (63.04%) Telecoms
2 29 (63.04%) Manufacturing
3 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
4 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (23.91%) ITIL
4 11 (23.91%) Windows
5 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.57%) VMware
6 9 (19.57%) Oracle
7 8 (17.39%) Web Services
7 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
7 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (15.22%) AIX
8 7 (15.22%) Java
8 7 (15.22%) SQL
8 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
9 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.04%) Internet
9 6 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
9 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
9 6 (13.04%) RESTful
9 6 (13.04%) Maven
10 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
10 5 (10.87%) Marketing
10 5 (10.87%) JIRA
10 5 (10.87%) FitNesse
10 5 (10.87%) Apache Solr
10 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (10.87%) Apache Solr
2 4 (8.70%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) JBoss
4 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.17%) Node.js
5 1 (2.17%) Lync
5 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.17%) Maximo
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Force.com
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) LAN
2 4 (8.70%) WAN
3 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
3 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) LDAP
4 2 (4.35%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.52%) SQLPlus
4 2 (4.35%) MS Access
5 1 (2.17%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.17%) Big Data
5 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Cucumber
2 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Maven
3 5 (10.87%) JIRA
3 5 (10.87%) FitNesse
3 5 (10.87%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.70%) Selenium
5 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.35%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.17%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.17%) Ant
6 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 29 (63.04%) Telecoms
1 29 (63.04%) Manufacturing
2 6 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (10.87%) Marketing
4 3 (6.52%) Finance
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (8.70%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.52%) Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Release Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Automation Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Security Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Exchange Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Web Services
2 6 (13.04%) RESTful
3 5 (10.87%) PostGIS
3 5 (10.87%) SOAP
4 4 (8.70%) J2EE
5 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.35%) HTML
6 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (4.35%) jQuery
6 2 (4.35%) Gherkin
6 2 (4.35%) Spring
7 1 (2.17%) Ajax
7 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.17%) JSTL
7 1 (2.17%) LINQ
7 1 (2.17%) Visualforce
7 1 (2.17%) Mason
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.17%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Open Source
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) HACMP
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) AIX
3 5 (10.87%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) UNIX
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) ERP
2 11 (23.91%) ITIL
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
5 5 (10.87%) Service Management
5 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Scrum
6 4 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.52%) BDD
7 3 (6.52%) Automation Testing
7 3 (6.52%) TDD
7 3 (6.52%) Migration
8 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Java
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) Korn
4 1 (2.17%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.17%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) VCP4
3 1 (2.17%) GCIA
3 1 (2.17%) GIAC
3 1 (2.17%) CISSP
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) OCFS2
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
1 5 (10.87%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) VMware
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) HP
4 4 (8.70%) IBM
4 4 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (8.70%) Remedy
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.52%) NetApp
5 3 (6.52%) Sun
5 3 (6.52%) SAP
6 2 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (4.35%) Dell
6 2 (4.35%) EMC
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) Lotus
6 2 (4.35%) Proofpoint
7 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.17%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco