The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 60 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing SaaS 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.45% 0.72% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.68% 16.28% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £27.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-27.37% +18.99%
SaaS
Buckinghamshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
31 43 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.67% 4.45% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 6
Median daily rate £425 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £465 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £10.24 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +28.57%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) IaaS
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Dell Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Banking

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) CRM Manager
1 2 (28.57%) CRM Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Designer
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) ERP Manager
1 2 (28.57%) ERP Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Architect
2 1 (14.29%) HR Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Architect
2 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft HCM Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Dell Certification
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Dell
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware