Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 16 January 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 90 95
Rank change year-on-year +26 +5 +2
Contract jobs citing SaaS 20 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.07% 1.07% 0.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.97% 2.88% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 7
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £500 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -23.08% +85.71%
10th Percentile £293 £400 £478
90th Percentile £638 £581 £693
South East median daily rate £525 £510 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% +20.00% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £66.00 - £36.50

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 287 452 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 29.65% 37.17% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 373 216
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £301 £338 £306
90th Percentile £600 £613 £600
South East median daily rate £475 £441 £450
% change year-on-year +7.65% -1.94% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.44% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.06
% change year-on-year +9.38% -6.21% +3.39%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Oxfordshire

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Oxfordshire

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Oxfordshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +30 10 £450 -10.00% 7
Kidlington +6 3 £625 +25.00%
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (70.00%) PaaS
2 13 (65.00%) IaaS
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (45.00%) Windows
6 8 (40.00%) Office 365
6 8 (40.00%) Cryptography
6 8 (40.00%) Data Encryption
6 8 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (25.00%) Government Security Classifications
8 5 (25.00%) GDPR
8 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (25.00%) VPN
9 4 (20.00%) ERP
9 4 (20.00%) CISSP
9 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Python
9 4 (20.00%) C#

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (20.00%) Totara
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (70.00%) PaaS
2 13 (65.00%) IaaS
3 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (40.00%) Office 365
5 5 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
6 4 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (5.00%) Azure Functions
7 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (5.00%) Serverless
7 1 (5.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Azure Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) ERP Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) JSON
2 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) OAuth
2 3 (15.00%) OpenID
3 1 (5.00%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (5.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Native
1 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Cryptography
1 8 (40.00%) Data Encryption
1 8 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (35.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) Open Source
3 4 (20.00%) OWASP
3 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) AWS Certification
1 4 (20.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) GDPR
1 5 (25.00%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com