The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 35 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.09% 1.82% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% 8.20% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £550 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £16.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.68 £18.68 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.82% -16.97%
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
26 61 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.21% 22.18% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 17
Median daily rate £400 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £360 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.15 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.52% +34.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 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 Brighton region with a requirement for SAS.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft