The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 40 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.00% - 2.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.81% - 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£425 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
SAS
East Sussex

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

Application Platforms Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
64 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 25.60% 22.45% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 25 13
Average daily rate £338 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £198 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 4
Average hourly rate £36.25 £21.61 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.74% +2.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.86 £15.42 £19.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.32 £22.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Data Mining
3 7 (46.67%) VB
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (20.00%) NAS
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Clustering
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Document Management
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Data Mining
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Data Analyst
3 7 (46.67%) MI Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) CRM
1 2 (13.33%) Document Management
1 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (13.33%) Predictive Analytics
1 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (13.33%) Analytics
1 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (13.33%) Time Series Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) ETL
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Avaya
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) Teradata
4 1 (6.67%) IBM