The table below looks at the statistics for SaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 76 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -18
Contract jobs citing SaaS 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.40% 0.86% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.50% 25.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £280 £615 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.47% +43.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £12.10 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+62.06% -73.40%
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 West Sussex region.

Cloud Services Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
24 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.20% 3.44% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 3
Average daily rate £350 £290 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -32.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £468 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

SaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SaaS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SaaS
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SaaS Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 2 £280 - 1
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) MCDST
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
1 2 (66.67%) InstallShield
1 2 (66.67%) AdminStudio
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) B2B

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) AdminStudio
1 2 (66.67%) InstallShield
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCDST
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware