The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 73 71 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Contract jobs citing SaaS 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.47% 0.55% 1.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.46% 3.74% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
205 107 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.33% 14.76% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 94 27
Median daily rate £450 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +30.43%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 1 - - 2
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) IaaS
5 1 (11.11%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle