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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
South East / Berkshire
Rank 84 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Contract jobs citing SAS 17 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 0.45% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 3.13% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Median daily rate £425 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £182 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £504 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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
306 351 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.85% 14.44% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 192 196
Median daily rate £450 £350 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £22.25 £13.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.06% +63.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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
Maidenhead 0 3 £275 -36.78% 1
Reading - 2 £425 -
Slough +9 1 £290 +81.25%
Newbury - 1 £600 -
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
4 11 (36.67%) Analytics
5 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (30.00%) Service Management
7 8 (26.67%) Finance
7 8 (26.67%) ITIL
7 8 (26.67%) Marketing
8 7 (23.33%) Big Data
9 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 6 (20.00%) Information Management
9 6 (20.00%) Python
10 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
10 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
10 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (13.33%) Statistics
11 4 (13.33%) Unix
11 4 (13.33%) SPSS
11 4 (13.33%) Information Governance
11 4 (13.33%) Service Design
12 3 (10.00%) Campaign Management
12 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
12 3 (10.00%) Customer Insight
12 3 (10.00%) Data Analytics
12 3 (10.00%) Adobe Campaign

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 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SPSS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (10.00%) Unica
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (6.67%) SMS
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) IMAP
3 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.33%) LDAP
3 1 (3.33%) MRTG
3 1 (3.33%) SMTP
3 1 (3.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (23.33%) Big Data
3 3 (10.00%) Base SAS
3 3 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.67%) SAS EBI
4 2 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Service Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Information Services Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Campaign Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SAS Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Data Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SAS Developer
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) NumPy
1 2 (6.67%) Pandas
1 2 (6.67%) scikit-learn
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) SciPy
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Statistics
3 3 (10.00%) Credit Risk
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Economics
5 1 (3.33%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) CentOS
2 1 (3.33%) Debian
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Analytics
2 10 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (30.00%) Service Management
4 8 (26.67%) ITIL
5 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (20.00%) Information Management
6 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.33%) Information Governance
7 4 (13.33%) Service Design
8 3 (10.00%) Campaign Management
8 3 (10.00%) Customer Insight
8 3 (10.00%) Data Analytics
8 3 (10.00%) Data Architecture
8 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.00%) ETL
8 3 (10.00%) Web Analytics
9 2 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (10.00%) R
4 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) VBA
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) Korn
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ACCA
1 1 (3.33%) CIMA
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) IAS 39
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Ceph
1 1 (3.33%) Dovecot
1 1 (3.33%) iptables
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
1 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
1 1 (3.33%) Squid
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Cacti
1 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) RANCID
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (10.00%) Alterian
2 3 (10.00%) Epiphany
2 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Tableau
4 1 (3.33%) Teradata
4 1 (3.33%) VMware