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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 42 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 15 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.25% 1.29% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.52% 24.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 0
Median daily rate £563 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £401
% change year-on-year
- +5.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £33.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
-41.46% -26.37%
SaaS
East of England

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
81 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.16% 5.29% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 16
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £400 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 £575 +21.05%
Watford - 1 - - 2
SaaS
East of England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) PaaS
2 14 (50.00%) IaaS
3 12 (42.86%) Data Integration
3 12 (42.86%) REST
3 12 (42.86%) SOAP
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) SOA
4 11 (39.29%) Service Delivery
5 10 (35.71%) NHS
5 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 10 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (35.71%) Information Governance
6 9 (32.14%) DevOps
6 9 (32.14%) C#
6 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 9 (32.14%) WCF
7 7 (25.00%) Middleware
8 6 (21.43%) .NET
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
8 6 (21.43%) MSMQ
9 5 (17.86%) ETL
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle
10 3 (10.71%) VMware
10 3 (10.71%) Maximo
10 3 (10.71%) GIS
10 3 (10.71%) ESRI

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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Maximo
2 1 (3.57%) BigMachines
2 1 (3.57%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) IaaS
1 14 (50.00%) PaaS
2 10 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) GIS
2 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) DTS
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) OLAP
3 2 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Architect
2 19 (67.86%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (35.71%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (35.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce Architect
5 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 5 (17.86%) Senior Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Applications Architect
7 4 (14.29%) Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (10.71%) Integration Architect
8 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
9 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
9 2 (7.14%) Digital Architect
9 2 (7.14%) Digital Technical Architect
10 1 (3.57%) ERP Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (3.57%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) REST
1 12 (42.86%) SOAP
2 9 (32.14%) WCF
3 7 (25.00%) Middleware
4 6 (21.43%) .NET
4 6 (21.43%) MSMQ
5 3 (10.71%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) HTML
6 2 (7.14%) MDX
7 1 (3.57%) CSS
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) jQuery
7 1 (3.57%) Mason
7 1 (3.57%) Visualforce
7 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 10 (35.71%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) SOA
2 11 (39.29%) Service Delivery
3 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (35.71%) Information Governance
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) DevOps
4 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (32.14%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) ETL
6 3 (10.71%) High Availability
6 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Data Transformation
7 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
8 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) ESRI
4 3 (10.71%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Siebel
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago