The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 119 124 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 6 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.082% 0.23% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% 1.32% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 14
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£383 £425 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £385 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £445 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.67%
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
405 453 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.55% 17.65% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 225 185
Average daily rate £365 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £9.98 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
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 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 2
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Reading - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) SAP SCM
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SPSS
3 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (25.00%) SAP BI
3 1 (25.00%) DTV
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) WFM
3 1 (25.00%) Spotfire

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SCM Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) DTV
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) WFM
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle