Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 53 63
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 -2
Contract jobs citing SaaS 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.62% 1.10% 0.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.09% 25.00% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Devon median daily rate £588 £313 £186
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.00% +67.79% -47.54%
10th Percentile £353 £304 £139
90th Percentile £689 £450 £245
South West median daily rate £500 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +21.21% +17.86% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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 88 20 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.85% 4.40% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 43
Devon median daily rate £425 £335 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.87% -6.94% +2.86%
10th Percentile £293 £264 £180
90th Percentile £625 £427 £498
South West median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - £22.50
South West median hourly rate £18.63 £25.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -27.67% +25.61% +95.24%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018. 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 +5 4 £588 +88.00% 4
SaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Process Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) IaaS
3 3 (37.50%) PaaS
4 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Product Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) PLM
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) IaaS
2 3 (37.50%) PaaS
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Product Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Communications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Process Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) PLM
4 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) Product Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) SOLID
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow