The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 39 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.53% 0.66% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 17.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £12.10 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+62.06% -73.40%
SaaS
East Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
18 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.81% 3.71% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 9
Average daily rate £488 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.18% -12.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £209 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £675 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Northampton +8 2 £350 - 2
SaaS
East Midlands

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Django
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Mason
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) BigMachines
1 1 (50.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Django
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Mason
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Siebel