Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 21 November 2019 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)
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 35 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1 +4
Contract jobs citing SaaS 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.71% 3.37% 1.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.51% 8.91% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Exeter median daily rate £370 £340 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.90% -42.13% +89.52%
10th Percentile £293 £310 £386
90th Percentile £412 £380 £689
Devon median daily rate £415 £350 £468
% change year-on-year +18.57% -25.13% +16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - £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 Exeter with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 133 101 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 38.00% 37.83% 21.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 48 34
Exeter median daily rate £450 £438 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +1.45% +39.11%
10th Percentile £337 £310 £316
90th Percentile £629 £525 £625
Devon median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Exeter median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.89% - -
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +218.18% -68.57% +7.69%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Exeter

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Exeter

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Exeter over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Exeter

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Exeter region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 4 (66.67%) AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DKIM
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CASB
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos
2 1 (16.67%) VMware