The first table below looks at the demand for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 116 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing SAS 4 5 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.20% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 1.18% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 15
Average daily rate
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£395 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.84% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £405 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £397
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -8.16%
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
428 423 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.08% 17.34% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 200 210
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £9.98 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £29.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
SAS
South East

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS across the Berkshire region.

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Berkshire region.

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 1 £390 - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Reading - - - -
Slough - - - -
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAS.

1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Tableau
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Spotfire
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) QlikView
4 2 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Market Research
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) R
5 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) WebTrends
1 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (25.00%) QlikView
2 2 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) Base SAS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) SAS Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP SCM Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Information Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Neural Network
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Market Research
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) WFM
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Product Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Business Objects
1 3 (37.50%) Tableau
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Teradata
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Omniture