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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 56 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing SaaS 9 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.42% 1.43% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.00% 41.67% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Median daily rate £513 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +15.00%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Cloud Services Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
60 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.43% 3.42% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 14
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.36% -2.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
2 5 (41.67%) IaaS
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) ITSM
3 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Social Media
4 3 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
4 3 (25.00%) Power BI
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) Information Management
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) CMDB
6 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Power BI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) CRM Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Training Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Trainer
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Trainer
2 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Social Media
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITSM
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9000
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (8.33%) ISO19770
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Opsview
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle