The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 June 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 44 56
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Contract jobs citing SaaS 8 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.37% 3.18% 1.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.67% 20.59% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 9
Median daily rate £488 £221 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +120.33% -34.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £140 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £300 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.41% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £19.61 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £19.61 £20.00
% change year-on-year +231.46% -1.95%  

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 Reading with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 75 136 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.84% 15.44% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 82 36
Median daily rate £475 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.43% +4.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £205 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £19.61 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.25% +6.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +70.58% -36.44%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Reading

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Reading over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Reading

SaaS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SaaS in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (30.00%) IaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Workday
4 2 (20.00%) PaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Saba
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) IDOL
5 1 (10.00%) B2C
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) Informatica
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) COM

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (10.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (30.00%) IaaS
4 2 (20.00%) PaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) IDOL
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Mocha
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Brand Awareness
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) HR Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Manager
4 1 (10.00%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Transformation Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) COM
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) B2B
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) B2C
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (10.00%) IIBA
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (20.00%) Workday
3 1 (10.00%) Apttus
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Saba
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Siebel
3 1 (10.00%) Trillium
3 1 (10.00%) Vertica
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Zuora
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
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