The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 102 111 122
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs citing SAS 17 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 0.36% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.45% 2.10% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Median daily rate £550 £300 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.17 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-69.57% +100.00%
SAS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
382 429 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.29% 17.13% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 266 213
Median daily rate £423 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 18
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £40.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading - 6 £550 -
Bracknell - 2 £375 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAS 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 9 (39.13%) Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Big Data
2 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (30.43%) Statistics
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) SPSS
4 6 (26.09%) Marketing
4 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
4 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
4 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
4 6 (26.09%) SciPy
4 6 (26.09%) R
4 6 (26.09%) Apache Spark
4 6 (26.09%) Algorithms
5 5 (21.74%) Linear Regression
5 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning
5 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
5 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 5 (21.74%) Unix
5 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) PhD
6 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (17.39%) Data Mapping
6 4 (17.39%) Predictive Analytics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (26.09%) Apache Spark
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (13.04%) Unica
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
2 2 (8.70%) SMS
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) IMAP
3 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) MRTG
3 1 (4.35%) SMTP
3 1 (4.35%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Big Data
2 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
3 4 (17.39%) Apache Hive
3 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.04%) Base SAS
5 2 (8.70%) QlikView
5 2 (8.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.35%) GIS
6 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Electronics
5 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Data Scientist
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Campaign Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) SAS Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SAS Architect
4 2 (8.70%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) SciPy
2 4 (17.39%) NumPy
2 4 (17.39%) Pandas
2 4 (17.39%) scikit-learn
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) MLlib
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (30.43%) Statistics
3 6 (26.09%) Algorithms
3 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
4 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
5 4 (17.39%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Smart Energy
6 2 (8.70%) Credit Risk
6 2 (8.70%) Economics
6 2 (8.70%) Market Risk
7 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
7 1 (4.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) CentOS
2 1 (4.35%) Debian
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Analytics
2 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
3 5 (21.74%) Linear Regression
3 5 (21.74%) Machine Learning
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Mapping
4 4 (17.39%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (17.39%) Predictive Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Campaign Management
5 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (13.04%) Statistical Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) Big Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Demand Forecasting
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Python
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) R
3 2 (8.70%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) VBA
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Korn
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) PhD
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Ceph
1 1 (4.35%) Dovecot
1 1 (4.35%) iptables
1 1 (4.35%) KVM
1 1 (4.35%) Sendmail
1 1 (4.35%) Squid
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
1 1 (4.35%) Cacti
1 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) RANCID
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Alterian
1 3 (13.04%) Epiphany
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Ericsson
2 2 (8.70%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) Capita
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) VMware