The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 30 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.

Software as a Service (SaaS)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.60% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.79%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 24 18 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 7.19% 3.96% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 18
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) Mule
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) Mule ESB
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Mule
1 1 (33.33%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Java Development Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) JPA
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) SAP