The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 38 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Contract jobs citing SaaS 3 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.51% 2.41% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.00% 31.11% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 1
Median daily rate £500 £625 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £440
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 - £10.50

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

Cloud Services Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
50 45 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.56% 7.75% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 36 16
Median daily rate £525 £488 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £666 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing SaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 1 £600 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £385 -
SaaS
East of England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) DTS
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) DTS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Azure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (14.29%) CRM Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HR Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Workday
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