The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 89 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.064% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.44% 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £401 £403
% change year-on-year
+9.65% -0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.05 £41.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-73.53% +114.10%
SaaS
North West

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

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
41 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.63% 1.41% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 6
Average daily rate £425 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £450 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.06 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -33.33%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 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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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
Bolton - - - - 2
Salford - - - -
SaaS
North West

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Taleo
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Haml
2 1 (33.33%) Memcached
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (33.33%) Underscore.js

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Taleo
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) Bower
1 1 (33.33%) CasperJS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Haml
2 1 (33.33%) Memcached
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Underscore.js
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
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