The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 59 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing SAS 15 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.65% 2.21% 2.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.57% 14.29% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £480 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £380 £373
% change year-on-year
+15.13% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -35.89%
SAS
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
175 112 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.29% 15.49% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 77 71
Average daily rate £400 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £463 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 25 (49.02%) Finance
2 19 (37.25%) SQL
3 18 (35.29%) Banking
4 13 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (17.65%) ETL
5 9 (17.65%) Windows
6 8 (15.69%) Financial Institution
6 8 (15.69%) VBA
6 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (13.73%) MS Office
7 7 (13.73%) Teradata
8 6 (11.76%) UNIX
8 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
9 5 (9.80%) Marketing
9 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
9 5 (9.80%) Oracle
9 5 (9.80%) Business Objects
9 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.84%) WAN
10 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
10 4 (7.84%) Direct Marketing
10 4 (7.84%) Analytics
11 3 (5.88%) Data Mapping
11 3 (5.88%) Time Management
11 3 (5.88%) Credit Risk
11 3 (5.88%) LAN
11 3 (5.88%) Project Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (13.73%) MS Office
2 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.88%) MS Project
4 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.92%) SPSS
5 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) WAN
2 3 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.88%) MS Access
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (3.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (3.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Essbase
4 1 (1.96%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
General
1 25 (49.02%) Finance
2 18 (35.29%) Banking
3 8 (15.69%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.80%) Marketing
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Programmer
3 9 (17.65%) SAS Programmer
4 8 (15.69%) SAS Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Data Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) SAS Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) SAS BI Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Campaign Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Data Manager
10 2 (3.92%) SAS Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) VBA Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
10 2 (3.92%) Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Manager
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (17.65%) ETL
3 6 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.80%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.84%) Direct Marketing
5 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.84%) Analytics
6 3 (5.88%) Data Mapping
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) CRM
6 3 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Operations Research
7 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.92%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) VBA
3 1 (1.96%) SAS Macro
3 1 (1.96%) R
3 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.96%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Teradata
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Business Objects
4 2 (3.92%) Alterian
4 2 (3.92%) Casewise
5 1 (1.96%) Aprimo
5 1 (1.96%) Bloomberg
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