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 3 months to 29 March 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 84 88
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4  
Contract jobs citing SaaS 23 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.94% 1.08% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.25% 11.20% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £550 £1,000
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.81% -45.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £423
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.95 - £12.10

SaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 126 125 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 10.61% 9.61% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 67 47
Median daily rate £425 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £233 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £14.75 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.33% +11.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.05% -13.35%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing SaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 9 £350 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £455 -
Chertsey - 1 £163 -
Epsom - 1 £425 -
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) C#
5 11 (42.31%) HTML5
5 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
6 10 (38.46%) .NET
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (30.77%) TDD
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 7 (26.92%) MSMQ
9 7 (26.92%) SOA
9 7 (26.92%) SQL
9 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
9 7 (26.92%) Web Services
9 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
9 7 (26.92%) JSUnit
9 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
9 7 (26.92%) WCF
9 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
9 7 (26.92%) LESS
9 7 (26.92%) REST
9 7 (26.92%) NServiceBus
9 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (26.92%) Entity Framework
9 7 (26.92%) SOLID
9 7 (26.92%) DevOps

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 7 (26.92%) NServiceBus
2 5 (19.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) PaaS
4 1 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.85%) Event Store
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) JSUnit
2 6 (23.08%) GoCD
3 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Angular Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
6 3 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SaaS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) CSS
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
2 11 (42.31%) HTML5
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
4 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
5 7 (26.92%) Entity Framework
5 7 (26.92%) LESS
5 7 (26.92%) MSMQ
5 7 (26.92%) REST
5 7 (26.92%) WCF
5 7 (26.92%) Web Services
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
7 4 (15.38%) CSS3
7 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (11.54%) XML
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Core
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) TDD
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) Domain-Driven Design
3 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (26.92%) SOA
3 7 (26.92%) SOLID
3 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 4 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) Concur
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Workday