Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 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 > Middlesex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 36 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing SaaS 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.38% 1.69% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.04% 15.38% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Middlesex median daily rate £575 £450 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% +46.10% -41.50%
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £19.61 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +56.88% -50.00%

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 Middlesex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 49 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 18.56% 10.96% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 12
Middlesex median daily rate £484 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.56% +14.29% -21.25%
10th Percentile £406 £336 £278
90th Percentile £500 £566 £494
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £414
% change year-on-year -2.86% +5.74% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Middlesex

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Azure DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft