Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 18 November 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 56 65
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9 -1
Contract jobs citing SaaS 12 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.56% 0.39% 1.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.71% 3.45% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Southampton median daily rate £531 £325 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.46% -35.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £437 £313 £450
90th Percentile £613 £338 £550
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Southampton median hourly rate - - £17.50
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 Southampton with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 112 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.93% 11.39% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 35 19
Southampton median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £131 £305 £293
90th Percentile £525 £553 £502
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -15.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Southampton median hourly rate £18.00 - £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £54.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -76.15% +211.43% -5.41%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Southampton

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Southampton

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Southampton over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 9 (75.00%) PaaS
1 9 (75.00%) IaaS
2 7 (58.33%) Big Data
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Data Management
3 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) EAI
3 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (50.00%) JDBC
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Management
3 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (41.67%) Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) Data Security
4 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
4 5 (41.67%) Data Strategy
5 4 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 3 (25.00%) Information Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
6 3 (25.00%) Cryptography
6 3 (25.00%) Information Security

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) IaaS
1 9 (75.00%) PaaS
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (16.67%) Spatial Data
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Data Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Head of Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Head of Data Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Head of Information
3 3 (25.00%) IT Architect
3 3 (25.00%) IT Security Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Lead Data Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Engagement Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modeller
5 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Architect
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Digital TV
2 1 (8.33%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Management
2 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (50.00%) EAI
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Management
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) Data Security
3 5 (41.67%) Data Strategy
3 5 (41.67%) ETL
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (25.00%) Domain Models
5 3 (25.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Information Security
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks