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 19 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 18 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.25% 1.33% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.67% 22.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £420 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - £11.05

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
15 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.20% 6.00% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £420 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £286 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £455 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-17.92% -8.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) CMS
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) Node.js
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
3 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (28.57%) Mason
4 2 (28.57%) Force.com
4 2 (28.57%) Visualforce
4 2 (28.57%) Apex Code
4 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Primavera
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle

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 3 (42.86%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maximo
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (28.57%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (42.86%) UI Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Salesforce Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior UI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (28.57%) Mason
3 2 (28.57%) Sass
3 2 (28.57%) Visualforce
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Apex Code
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud