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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 27 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.62% 1.39% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.45% 6.52% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.49 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -35.89%
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
49 46 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.59% 21.30% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 17
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £244 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £453 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -7.89%

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 22 December 2014, 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 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
3 8 (38.10%) Data Mining
4 7 (33.33%) VB
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (28.57%) Predictive Analytics
5 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 6 (28.57%) Analytics
5 6 (28.57%) Time Series Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (23.81%) DHCP
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco
6 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) VMware
6 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) QA
6 5 (23.81%) iSCSI
6 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (23.81%) NAS
7 4 (19.05%) MCSE
7 4 (19.05%) CRM

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
1 5 (23.81%) iSCSI
1 5 (23.81%) NAS
2 4 (19.05%) VoIP
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Data Mining
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) QlikView
4 1 (4.76%) MS Access
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Data Analyst
3 8 (38.10%) MI Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Business Data Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 4 (19.05%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Predictive Analytics
1 6 (28.57%) Analytics
1 6 (28.57%) Time Series Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) Document Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) MCSE
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Avaya
3 4 (19.05%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Teradata