The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing SaaS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - - 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - £12.10

SaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 27 10 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 7.94% 2.40% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 10
Median daily rate £425 £240 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.08% -41.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £225 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing SaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Cardiff

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SaaS in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Cardiff

SaaS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) GxP
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation

SaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Systems Validation Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (100.00%) GAMP
1 1 (100.00%) GxP