Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 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 > Slough
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 35 46
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11 -
Contract jobs citing SaaS 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.56% 0.67% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.71% 5.56% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Slough median daily rate £450 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -20.00%
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 68 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 24.20% 12.00% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 26
Slough median daily rate £450 £320 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -20.62% +15.74%
10th Percentile £305 £180 £349
90th Percentile £528 £488 £508
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Slough median hourly rate £9.50 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -24.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £9.25 £18.50 £22.50
90th Percentile £9.75 £19.50 £27.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -21.05% +31.03% -63.75%

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

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Slough over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) JSON
2 6 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) Axure RP
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) Node.js
3 4 (40.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) Sass
3 4 (40.00%) LESS
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (40.00%) Grunt
3 4 (40.00%) User Experience
3 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (40.00%) gulp
3 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
3 4 (40.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (40.00%) Photoshop

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Axure RP
2 4 (40.00%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (40.00%) Grunt
2 4 (40.00%) gulp
2 4 (40.00%) Subversion
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Angular Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) jQuery
1 6 (60.00%) JSON
1 6 (60.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) LESS
2 4 (40.00%) Node.js
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) Sass
2 4 (40.00%) SVG
2 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (40.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) DHTML
3 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (20.00%) JPA
4 2 (20.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Animation
1 4 (40.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) HPUX
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Deployment Diagram
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) MSF
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (10.00%) VB
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Jitterbit
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Zend