The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 68 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.95% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.22% 10.71% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £500 £250 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.10% -54.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £36.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-64.38% +46.00%
SaaS
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
90 84 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.11% 8.90% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 46
Median daily rate £450 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £580 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SaaS across the Reading region.

SaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (54.55%) B2B
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Pay per click
2 5 (45.45%) SEO
2 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Email Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) German Language
3 4 (36.36%) Online Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Social Media
3 4 (36.36%) Digital Media
3 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Marketo
3 4 (36.36%) Brand Awareness
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Data Acquisition
3 4 (36.36%) Integrated Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Law
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) PaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (9.09%) Website Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Link Building
5 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) IaaS

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 4 (36.36%) Brand Awareness
2 4 (36.36%) German Language
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Procurement Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Sourcing Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Vendor Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Digital Media
1 4 (36.36%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) B2B
2 5 (45.45%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (45.45%) Pay per click
2 5 (45.45%) SEO
3 4 (36.36%) Data Acquisition
3 4 (36.36%) Email Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Integrated Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Online Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Link Building
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Website Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (36.36%) Marketo
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Tealium