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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 19 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.29% 0.78% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £850 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - £10.50

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
40 18 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 17.17% 7.03% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 16
Median daily rate £513 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £322 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £520 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

SaaS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 7 (70.00%) Scrum
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (70.00%) Product Management
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) IaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS

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 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Author
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Author
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Chief Technical Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Head of Technology
2 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Director
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
1 7 (70.00%) Product Management
1 7 (70.00%) Scrum
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £700 - £1000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £700 - £1000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £700 - £1000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £700 - £900 per day
Posted: 6 days ago