The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 34 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.71% 1.58% 0.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.44% 27.78% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £475
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
Hampshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
45 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.90% 5.68% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 13
Median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.53%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SaaS
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Author
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (50.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Product Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring