The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Surrey region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 89 79 95
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing SaaS 8 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.54% 0.70% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.18% 23.08% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £388 £513 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.39% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £443 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £513 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+160.00% -
Cloud Services Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
44 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.95% 3.04% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 20
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £368 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
SaaS
South East

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines 0 5 £425 - 2
Thames Ditton - - - -
Woking - - - - 2
Camberley - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - - 3
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Haslemere - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) ERP
2 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Content Management
3 5 (27.78%) Workflow
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SAP
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow
4 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
4 4 (22.22%) IIS
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Maximo
5 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (16.67%) Remedy
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (5.56%) SAP HCM
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Maximo
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.56%) DataStage
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) ServiceNow Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Server Support
2 4 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) User Experience Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) ERP
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Content Management
3 5 (27.78%) Workflow
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.56%) Information Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) SAP
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow
2 3 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) Axway
3 1 (5.56%) Capita
3 1 (5.56%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.56%) IBM