Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 76 115
Rank change year-on-year -55 +39 +12
Contract jobs citing SaaS 32 59 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.98% 2.36% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.73% 14.15% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 45 19
Surrey median daily rate £461 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £320 £269 £269
90th Percentile £637 £530 £600
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £36.50 £19.61
% change year-on-year - +86.13% +56.88%

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 677 417 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.81% 16.66% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 307 264
Surrey median daily rate £475 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £279 £262 £281
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Surrey median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £16.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% -8.49% -8.93%
10th Percentile £13.05 £14.50 £14.92
90th Percentile £41.00 £15.50 £33.25
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +15.15% -18.52% -5.81%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -11 12 £471 +12.14%
Guildford -18 5 £455 -25.88% 2
Leatherhead -16 3 £450 +23.29%
Staines -22 3 £575 +259.38% 1
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 14 (43.75%) SAP
1 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (40.63%) Workday
2 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) Project Management
4 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
4 11 (34.38%) Scrum
5 8 (25.00%) SAP HR
5 8 (25.00%) Analytics
6 7 (21.88%) Critical Success Factor
6 7 (21.88%) Power BI
6 7 (21.88%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
7 6 (18.75%) Degree
7 6 (18.75%) JIRA
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (18.75%) PMO
7 6 (18.75%) IaaS
7 6 (18.75%) User Stories
8 5 (15.63%) DevOps
8 5 (15.63%) User Experience
8 5 (15.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
8 5 (15.63%) CRM
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (15.63%) PaaS
8 5 (15.63%) Project Planning

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 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) SAP HR
2 3 (9.38%) Global One
3 2 (6.25%) SAP CO
3 2 (6.25%) SAP FI
3 2 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
4 1 (3.13%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) IaaS
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) PaaS
2 5 (15.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) Network Security
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) VLAN
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Power BI
2 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (9.38%) Data Lake
2 3 (9.38%) Qlik Sense
2 3 (9.38%) SAP BW
3 2 (6.25%) Big Data
3 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (12.50%) Legal
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Publishing
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Architect
1 5 (15.63%) Product Owner
1 5 (15.63%) Report Specialist
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Workday Specialist
3 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Report Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
3 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Payroll Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (3.13%) SAP Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) XML
1 4 (12.50%) XSLT
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Kafka
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Core
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.13%) COM
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) JAAS
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) OAuth
3 1 (3.13%) SAML
3 1 (3.13%) WCF
3 1 (3.13%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.88%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (15.63%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Project Management
3 11 (34.38%) Scrum
3 11 (34.38%) Service Delivery
4 8 (25.00%) Analytics
5 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (21.88%) Critical Success Factor
6 6 (18.75%) User Stories
7 5 (15.63%) CRM
7 5 (15.63%) DevOps
7 5 (15.63%) Project Planning
8 4 (12.50%) Change Management
8 4 (12.50%) Document Management
8 4 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (12.50%) Migration
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) Validation
9 3 (9.38%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) C
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CISA
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) SAP
2 13 (40.63%) Workday
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (9.38%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.13%) Kronos
5 1 (3.13%) McAfee
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.13%) VMware