Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 July 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)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 41 47
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 0
Contract jobs citing SaaS 13 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.18% 1.21% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.48% 15.79% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Northampton median daily rate £388 £613 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.73% +75.00% -
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £613 £350
% change year-on-year -22.45% +75.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Northampton with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 84 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 14.09% 7.66% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 22 25
Northampton median daily rate £400 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -17.50% +66.67%
10th Percentile £325 £278 £363
90th Percentile £500 £575 £570
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £413 £475
% change year-on-year -3.03% -13.16% +43.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate £10.59 - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 - -

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Northampton

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Northampton

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Northampton over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (46.15%) ERP
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (46.15%) PaaS
1 6 (46.15%) IaaS
2 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (30.77%) DDoS Mitigation
2 4 (30.77%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 4 (30.77%) Infor M3
2 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Microservices
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) C
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (15.38%) Office 365
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Brocade
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (46.15%) IaaS
1 6 (46.15%) PaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
1 3 (23.08%) Supply Chain Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Business Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) DDoS Mitigation
2 4 (30.77%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Microservices
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Data Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Brocade
1 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
1 2 (15.38%) JDA
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Infor