The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 86 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing SaaS 1 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.078% 0.87% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.54% 16.22% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate
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- £425 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £45.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-26.37% +24.65%
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 Surrey region.

Cloud Services Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
65 74 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.07% 5.35% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 52 14
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -17.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.92%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 6 (37.50%) Java
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) IaaS
3 4 (25.00%) PaaS
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
5 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (12.50%) MuleSoft
5 2 (12.50%) Mule ESB
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) GitHub
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) Selenium
5 2 (12.50%) Mule
5 2 (12.50%) OAuth
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) CloudHub
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Mule ESB
1 2 (12.50%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Workday HCM
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) IaaS
2 4 (25.00%) PaaS
3 2 (12.50%) GitHub
4 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) LDAP
1 1 (6.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Author
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Author
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) OAuth
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) JMS
2 2 (12.50%) SAML
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) BYOD
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (12.50%) ITSM
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
3 2 (12.50%) MuleSoft
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Eloqua