The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 26 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.37% 1.82% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.76% 23.08% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £308 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +46.00%
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 Middlesex region.

Cloud Services Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
17 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.64% 7.88% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Median daily rate £413 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £213 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Force.com
3 2 (33.33%) Visualforce
3 2 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (33.33%) Mason
4 1 (16.67%) Redux
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) TestNG
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Product Management
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) People Management

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Maximo
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Force.com
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) TestNG
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Mason
1 2 (33.33%) Visualforce
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Redux
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM