The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Saba products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Saba over the 3 months to 28 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Saba Software, Inc.

Saba
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 629 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 -  
Contract jobs citing Saba 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.019% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.043% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £375 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 -
% change year-on-year +2.73% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Saba is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19880 23441 24407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.09% 43.75% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12294 14240 13819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 708 804 1038
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Saba
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Saba as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Saba in the UK

Saba
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Saba in the UK

Saba
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Saba.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Saba in the UK

Saba
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Saba within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire +28 4 £375 +10.29%
England +25 4 £375 +2.73%
South East +10 4 £375 +2.73%
Reading +17 1 £375 +10.29%
Bracknell - 1 £375 -

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Saba also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Saba.

1 12 (46.15%) Learning Management System
2 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (26.92%) Technical Analysis
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 6 (23.08%) Validation
4 6 (23.08%) Taleo
4 6 (23.08%) JIRA
5 5 (19.23%) Business Transformation
5 5 (19.23%) WebEx
5 5 (19.23%) Workday
6 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Finance
6 4 (15.38%) SCORM
6 4 (15.38%) SAP
6 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
7 3 (11.54%) webMethods
7 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.54%) e-Learning
7 3 (11.54%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
7 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management

Saba
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Taleo
2 3 (11.54%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) WebEx
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) SilkTest
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Test Leader
2 5 (19.23%) HR Manager
3 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 4 (15.38%) IT Programme Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Programme Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 4 (15.38%) Workstream Lead
4 3 (11.54%) Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Coordinator
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Project Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Learning Management System
2 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (15.38%) SCORM
4 3 (11.54%) e-Learning
4 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.54%) User Experience
5 2 (7.69%) FMCG
6 1 (3.85%) Fintech
6 1 (3.85%) Life Science
6 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Technical Analysis
2 6 (23.08%) Validation
3 5 (19.23%) Business Transformation
4 4 (15.38%) Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
5 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
5 3 (11.54%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Case Management
6 2 (7.69%) Data Management
6 2 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) CISM
2 1 (3.85%) CISMP
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GDPR
1 1 (3.85%) GxP
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Workday
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
3 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
4 3 (11.54%) webMethods
5 2 (7.69%) Adobe
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft