Period
to 19 May 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 May 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 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 127 101
Rank change year-on-year +37 -26 +18
Contract jobs citing SaaS 47 32 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.84% 1.05% 1.41%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.20% 4.47% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 27
Surrey median daily rate £492 £488 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.92% +30.00% -30.23%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £160
90th Percentile £635 £650 £563
South East median daily rate £486 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -2.82% +11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £82.50 - £36.50

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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 758 716 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.71% 23.54% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 503 171
Surrey median daily rate £484 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +11.76% +4.87%
10th Percentile £313 £318 £205
90th Percentile £619 £600 £588
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Surrey median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.28% +45.76% -24.34%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.48 £14.25
90th Percentile £22.00 £48.25 £15.50
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £18.11 £16.50
% change year-on-year +27.00% +9.76% -15.86%

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 May 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 May 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +21 18 £492 +6.38%
Guildford +5 5 £431 +26.84% 2
Esher - 4 £525 -
Staines +8 2 £363 -30.95% 1
Weybridge - 2 £350 -
Woking - 1 £375 -
Chertsey - 1 - -
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 22 (46.81%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (36.17%) DevOps
3 16 (34.04%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (27.66%) Project Management
7 12 (25.53%) Scrum
7 12 (25.53%) SAP
8 11 (23.40%) JIRA
8 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (21.28%) User Stories
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
9 10 (21.28%) Change Management
9 10 (21.28%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (19.15%) Validation
10 9 (19.15%) CRM
10 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
10 9 (19.15%) Project Planning
10 9 (19.15%) PaaS
10 9 (19.15%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (19.15%) Design Thinking
10 9 (19.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 9 (19.15%) User Experience
10 9 (19.15%) Workday
11 8 (17.02%) Node.js
11 8 (17.02%) IaaS
11 8 (17.02%) React
11 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
12 7 (14.89%) PHP
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle

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 (8.51%) nginx
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Anypoint
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Chatbot
1 1 (2.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) NetSuite
1 5 (10.64%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (19.15%) PaaS
3 9 (19.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 8 (17.02%) IaaS
5 4 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (8.51%) npm
5 4 (8.51%) Serverless
5 4 (8.51%) Yarn
6 3 (6.38%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (6.38%) Power Platform
6 3 (6.38%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (4.26%) OpenShift
8 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
8 1 (2.13%) Azure Functions
8 1 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
8 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.13%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) Data Lake
4 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (6.38%) Power BI
4 3 (6.38%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (6.38%) SAP BW
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (4.26%) Big Data
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (2.13%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) JIRA
2 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.51%) Babel
4 4 (8.51%) webpack
5 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.13%) Maven
7 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Legal
2 3 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.38%) Publishing
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Architect
3 8 (17.02%) Product Owner
4 6 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.38%) Azure Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Designer
7 3 (6.38%) React Developer
7 3 (6.38%) SAP Architect
7 3 (6.38%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Designer
7 3 (6.38%) Service Owner
7 3 (6.38%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (4.26%) Business Development Manager
8 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Report Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Node.js
1 8 (17.02%) React
2 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 5 (10.64%) JSON
2 5 (10.64%) Redux
3 4 (8.51%) D3.js
3 4 (8.51%) Jest
3 4 (8.51%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (8.51%) Sass
3 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.38%) Web Services
5 2 (4.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.26%) Kafka
5 2 (4.26%) OAuth
5 2 (4.26%) SOAP
5 2 (4.26%) XML
6 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (46.81%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (19.15%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) CentOS
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) DevOps
2 16 (34.04%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.66%) Project Management
5 12 (25.53%) Scrum
6 10 (21.28%) Change Management
6 10 (21.28%) User Stories
7 9 (19.15%) CRM
7 9 (19.15%) Design Thinking
7 9 (19.15%) Project Planning
7 9 (19.15%) Validation
8 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
9 7 (14.89%) ERP
9 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (10.64%) Data Management
11 5 (10.64%) Document Management
11 5 (10.64%) Knowledge Management
11 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.89%) PHP
3 5 (10.64%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Ansible
2 3 (6.38%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.38%) Terraform
3 2 (4.26%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) SAP
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (19.15%) Workday
4 7 (14.89%) Oracle
5 3 (6.38%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.26%) Black Duck
6 2 (4.26%) Google
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) GoCardless
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) MapR
7 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) SoundCloud
7 1 (2.13%) TIBCO