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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software as a Service (SaaS)
Rank 44 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing SaaS 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.26% 1.01% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.88% 57.14% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
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£450 £600 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £41.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-44.99% +117.10%
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
17 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.49% 1.76% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Average daily rate £220 £600 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £600 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £600 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-53.10% +39.42%

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 21 August 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
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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 - 1 £450 -
Gatwick - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Workday Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft