Period
to 19 October 2019

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 19 October 2019 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
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 105 92
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 +12
Contract jobs citing SaaS 40 57 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.91% 1.76% 1.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.65% 7.10% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 41 33
Surrey median daily rate £400 £540 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.93% +35.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £320 £281
90th Percentile £628 £655 £568
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £80.00 - -

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 708 803 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.89% 24.73% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 591 388
Surrey median daily rate £475 £465 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +8.14% +4.24%
10th Percentile £285 £305 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +212.50% +60.00% -33.33%
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +151.43% +11.11% -19.68%

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 19 October 2019.

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 19 October 2019. 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
Leatherhead +12 14 £300 -33.33% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -11 9 £528 -6.55%
Woking 0 5 £545 - 1
Reigate +21 4 £613 +4.26% 6
Guildford +19 1 £475 +4.40% 6
Farnham - 1 - -
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 (65.00%) Azure
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (45.00%) AWS
4 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (37.50%) .NET
6 14 (35.00%) HTML
6 14 (35.00%) CSS
7 13 (32.50%) C#
7 13 (32.50%) PaaS
7 13 (32.50%) Scrum
7 13 (32.50%) DevOps
8 12 (30.00%) IaaS
8 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
8 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (27.50%) Docker
10 10 (25.00%) Kubernetes
10 10 (25.00%) Project Management
10 10 (25.00%) Linux
10 10 (25.00%) QA
11 9 (22.50%) REST
11 9 (22.50%) OpenShift
12 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (20.00%) Ansible
12 8 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (20.00%) MVC
12 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 7 (17.50%) Python
13 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 6 (15.00%) Front End Development

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 4 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Anypoint
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Mule
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (2.50%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (65.00%) Azure
2 18 (45.00%) AWS
3 13 (32.50%) PaaS
4 12 (30.00%) IaaS
5 9 (22.50%) OpenShift
6 5 (12.50%) NuGet
7 4 (10.00%) Amazon S3
8 3 (7.50%) Slack
9 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (2.50%) Office 365
10 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) Intranet
1 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (12.50%) GitLab
2 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.50%) MSBuild
2 5 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.00%) MSTest
3 4 (10.00%) Ranorex
3 4 (10.00%) Subversion
3 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
5 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Azure Architect
4 5 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) React Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Workday Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Integration Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) CSS
2 14 (35.00%) HTML
3 9 (22.50%) REST
4 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.00%) React
6 5 (12.50%) Web Services
7 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.00%) XML
8 3 (7.50%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (5.00%) OAuth
10 1 (2.50%) J2EE
10 1 (2.50%) JMS
10 1 (2.50%) LAMP
10 1 (2.50%) RAML
10 1 (2.50%) SAML
10 1 (2.50%) SOAP
10 1 (2.50%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) User Experience
1 6 (15.00%) W3C
2 5 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) DevOps
2 13 (32.50%) Scrum
3 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 10 (25.00%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) MVC
5 8 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (15.00%) Front End Development
7 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (12.50%) Project Delivery
9 3 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
9 3 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.50%) Migration
9 3 (7.50%) User Stories
10 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
10 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (32.50%) C#
3 7 (17.50%) Python
4 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) C++
5 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) AAT
3 1 (2.50%) ACCA
3 1 (2.50%) CIMA
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Docker
2 4 (10.00%) LXC
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) KVM
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (5.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.50%) CloudHub
4 1 (2.50%) logstash
4 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Remedy
2 5 (12.50%) SAP
3 4 (10.00%) Workday
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.00%) MuleSoft
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.50%) Splunk
6 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.50%) VMware