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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank - 40 33
Contract jobs citing SAS 0 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 3.05% 1.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 11.94% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.49 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
44 67 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 29.14% 25.57% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 46 22
Average daily rate £350 £329 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 2
Average hourly rate £39.50 £33.70 £14.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.21% +133.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £20.81 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £40.00 £14.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 9 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) Informatica
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
4 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Reference Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata