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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software as a Service (SaaS)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 62 64 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12  
Contract jobs citing SaaS 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.39% 0.33% 0.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.88% 8.00% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £280 £615
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -54.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £420
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
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 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 34 25 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 6.59% 4.17% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 4
Median daily rate £500 £314 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.36% +8.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 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 27 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
Crawley +7 2 - - 1
SaaS
South East

SaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) TOGAF
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (61.54%) PaaS
2 8 (61.54%) IaaS
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) CRM
4 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (46.15%) IT Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (30.77%) Boomi
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) Juniper
6 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Replication
6 2 (15.38%) Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V

SaaS
Top Related 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (61.54%) IaaS
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (61.54%) PaaS
2 4 (30.77%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Architect
2 9 (69.23%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (38.46%) Digital Architect
3 5 (38.46%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) TOGAF
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) IT Strategy
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago