The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 31 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing SaaS 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.55% 0.68% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £420
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £43.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-73.71% +118.75%
SaaS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Cloud Services Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.73% 1.35% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £375 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SaaS
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning