The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 24 June 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 34 35
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.74% 2.09% 3.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.06% 22.22% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 13
Median daily rate £363 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £425 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +4.41% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £19.61 £20.00
% change year-on-year +231.46% -1.95%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 33 27 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 12.18% 9.41% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 18
Median daily rate £450 £438 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +32.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £298 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £675 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £27.50
% change year-on-year +79.64% -41.30%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in East Sussex

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in East Sussex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in East Sussex

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -3 2 £363 -14.70%
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript