Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 12 November 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 98 115
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 +15
Contract jobs citing SaaS 64 49 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.99% 1.78% 0.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.24% 9.61% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 30 14
Surrey median daily rate £539 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.69% +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £366 £300 £288
90th Percentile £700 £578 £469
South East median daily rate £520 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +15.56% +12.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 777 510 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 24.18% 18.48% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 377 271
Surrey median daily rate £475 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +4.24% +7.14%
10th Percentile £279 £255 £263
90th Percentile £606 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £453 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +6.47% -2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 10
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -15.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £16.25 £10.55 £14.48
90th Percentile £19.15 £14.95 £29.88
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -13.16% +18.75%

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in Surrey

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Surrey

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SaaS in Surrey over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SaaS in Surrey

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +5 19 £578 +37.69%
Guildford -16 7 £455 - 7
Reigate - 7 £588 -
Staines -7 6 £550 +13.40% 1
Esher - 4 £538 - 1
Leatherhead -9 3 £450 +23.29% 1
Camberley - 3 £260 -
Weybridge - 1 £525 -
Woking - 1 - -
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (29.69%) Workday
4 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
5 17 (26.56%) Scrum
6 15 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (21.88%) DevOps
7 14 (21.88%) Project Management
8 13 (20.31%) Finance
8 13 (20.31%) Docker
8 13 (20.31%) IaaS
8 13 (20.31%) PaaS
8 13 (20.31%) Kubernetes
9 12 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (18.75%) SAP
10 11 (17.19%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (15.63%) Service Delivery
11 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
12 9 (14.06%) Analytics
12 9 (14.06%) Kafka
12 9 (14.06%) TOGAF
12 9 (14.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
13 8 (12.50%) Migration
13 8 (12.50%) Perl
13 8 (12.50%) User Experience
14 7 (10.94%) Translating Business Requirements
14 7 (10.94%) Remote Desktop
14 7 (10.94%) Ansible

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (1.56%) Anypoint
1 1 (1.56%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) SAP HR
2 4 (6.25%) NetSuite
3 3 (4.69%) Global One
4 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.56%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.56%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (20.31%) IaaS
2 13 (20.31%) PaaS
3 12 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (10.94%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (9.38%) Serverless
6 5 (7.81%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (7.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (7.81%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.56%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (6.25%) HTTP
3 3 (4.69%) SSL
4 1 (1.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Big Data
1 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
1 6 (9.38%) Power BI
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (4.69%) CouchDB
3 3 (4.69%) Data Lake
3 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.69%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.69%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.56%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (9.38%) JIRA
4 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.69%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.69%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.56%) GitLab
5 1 (1.56%) GoCD
5 1 (1.56%) Selenium
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Legal
2 3 (4.69%) Publishing
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Architect
2 14 (21.88%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (15.63%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.50%) Azure Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (10.94%) SaaS Architect
5 7 (10.94%) Workday Manager
5 7 (10.94%) Workday Project Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Product Owner
8 4 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
8 4 (6.25%) HR Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Report Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) SaaS Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) AWS Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Workday Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) Kafka
2 6 (9.38%) .NET
3 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (7.81%) COM
3 5 (7.81%) CSS
3 5 (7.81%) HTML
4 4 (6.25%) HTML5
5 3 (4.69%) JSON
5 3 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.69%) REST
5 3 (4.69%) XML
5 3 (4.69%) XSLT
6 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.13%) Spring
6 2 (3.13%) Web Services
7 1 (1.56%) CSS3
7 1 (1.56%) WCF
7 1 (1.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) User Experience
3 6 (9.38%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.81%) Public Cloud
5 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.56%) CESG
7 1 (1.56%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
1 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) Scrum
3 15 (23.44%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (21.88%) DevOps
4 14 (21.88%) Project Management
5 10 (15.63%) Service Delivery
6 9 (14.06%) Analytics
6 9 (14.06%) TOGAF
7 8 (12.50%) Migration
7 8 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (10.94%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.94%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (10.94%) UML
9 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.38%) Critical Success Factor
9 6 (9.38%) Decision-Making
9 6 (9.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 6 (9.38%) Release Automation
9 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (9.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) Perl
2 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.94%) VBA
3 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.25%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) Java
5 2 (3.13%) Python
5 2 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) PMO
2 2 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Docker
2 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (20.31%) Kubernetes
2 7 (10.94%) Ansible
3 6 (9.38%) Puppet
4 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
1 19 (29.69%) Workday
2 12 (18.75%) SAP
3 11 (17.19%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (10.94%) Citrix
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle
6 3 (4.69%) Cloudera
7 2 (3.13%) Sage
8 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.56%) Splunk