The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 30 April 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing SaaS 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.47% 0.15% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.92% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £421 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £19.61 £12.10
% change year-on-year +160.07% +62.06%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 61 39 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 9.49% 5.89% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 23 17
Median daily rate £421 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.38% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £333 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £531 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +0.74% +8.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.31% -18.00%  

SaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

SaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SaaS in Wiltshire

SaaS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SaaS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Swindon -1 3 £421 -19.76% 3
SaaS
South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SaaS.

1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) CESG
2 5 (55.56%) CESG CLAS
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) NonStop SQL
2 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) CLAS
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Military
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery

SaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Hardware Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
1 2 (22.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) CESG
1 5 (55.56%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
1 5 (55.56%) CLAS
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore