The first table below looks at the demand for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the North East region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.40% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £421 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.29% -0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +97.50%
Cloud Services Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
11 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.20% 0.62% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £250 £348 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.05% -50.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £33.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-47.72% +100.00%
SaaS
England

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the North East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Tyne and Wear - 2 - - 4
SaaS
England

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) B2C
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) SAML
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Social Media
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Facebook
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) B2C
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Facebook
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) VMware