Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for SaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SaaS over the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 46 61
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 0
Contract jobs citing SaaS 9 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.56% 1.49% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.18% 36.84% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Devon median daily rate £468 £400 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +68.42% -34.03%
10th Percentile £336 £305 £148
90th Percentile £681 £505 £297
South West median daily rate £448 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -0.56% +28.57% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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

All Cloud Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 98 19 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 16.96% 4.05% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 9 40
Devon median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £281 £268 £213
90th Percentile £600 £485 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +44.44% +60.71%
South West median hourly rate £18.50 £32.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -43.51% +111.29% -8.82%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Devon

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Devon

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Devon over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Devon

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +7 4 £588 +89.52%
Plymouth -8 3 £368 -18.33%
SaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Devon region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 4 (44.44%) Process Management
1 4 (44.44%) PaaS
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
1 4 (44.44%) IaaS
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) .NET

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) IaaS
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
1 4 (44.44%) PaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Communications Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Development Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Process Management
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft