The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 20 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing SaaS 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 5.41% 0.80% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.29% 21.43% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £300 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £439
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £32.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-38.71% +8.48%
SaaS
Cheshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
34 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 15.32% 3.75% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 1
Median daily rate £538 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% +90.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SaaS across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 19 (95.00%) PaaS
2 17 (85.00%) IaaS
3 13 (65.00%) Open Source
3 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (55.00%) ITIL
5 10 (50.00%) Change Management
5 10 (50.00%) ITSM
6 9 (45.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (20.00%) ServiceNow
9 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (15.00%) Middleware
9 3 (15.00%) Project Management
9 3 (15.00%) C++
9 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.00%) Python
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 2 (10.00%) UML
10 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (10.00%) CESG
10 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
10 2 (10.00%) CRM
10 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
10 2 (10.00%) SOA
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (10.00%) Active Directory

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 19 (95.00%) PaaS
2 17 (85.00%) IaaS
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.00%) DBA
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
6 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) CESG
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (65.00%) Open Source
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 10 (50.00%) Change Management
3 10 (50.00%) ITSM
4 9 (45.00%) DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (25.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) ArchiMate
7 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) IT Governance
7 2 (10.00%) Network Design
7 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (10.00%) SOA
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C++
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle