The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 28 June 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 75 60
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15  
Contract jobs citing SaaS 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.20% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.08% 2.70% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £19.61 £16.25
% change year-on-year +231.46% +20.67%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 48 37 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 9.72% 4.99% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 37 19
Median daily rate £450 £400 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +81.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £501 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.19
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 - £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 - £16.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -33.33%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing SaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SaaS in West Sussex

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in West Sussex

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Crawley - 1 - -
SaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft