Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - +33 +13
Contract jobs citing SaaS 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.00% - 1.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.09% - 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Slough median daily rate £450 - £419
10th Percentile £425 - £388
90th Percentile £475 - £572
Berkshire median daily rate £460 £444 £400
% change year-on-year +3.72% +10.94% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £19.61

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 Slough with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 33 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 10.96% 10.04% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 27
Slough median daily rate £424 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.35% -5.56% +16.05%
10th Percentile £217 £200 £320
90th Percentile £543 £550 £493
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £9.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.53% -22.45% -51.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.06 £12.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year +52.44% -36.26% +17.07%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Slough

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification