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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 42 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing SAS 26 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.06% 2.09% 3.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.57% 13.13% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 26
Average daily rate
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£400 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £397 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.67%
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
148 99 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.43% 15.94% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 55 106
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £131 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £449 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 11
Average hourly rate £22.00 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £12.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £25.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 14 (29.17%) Banking
4 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (22.92%) MS Project
5 11 (22.92%) Business Analysis
6 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
6 10 (20.83%) Business Objects
6 10 (20.83%) Oracle
7 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.58%) Casewise
7 7 (14.58%) Project Management
7 7 (14.58%) Oracle Discoverer
7 7 (14.58%) VBA
7 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
7 7 (14.58%) MS Visio
7 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
7 7 (14.58%) Time Management
8 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
9 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.33%) ISEB
9 4 (8.33%) SPSS
9 4 (8.33%) CHAID
9 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
9 4 (8.33%) Windows
9 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (8.33%) Base SAS
9 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.33%) Time Series Analysis

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (22.92%) MS Project
2 7 (14.58%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.33%) SPSS
3 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) LAN
1 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (8.33%) Base SAS
2 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) MS Access
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Business Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) SAS Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) SAS Programmer
4 10 (20.83%) Programmer
5 8 (16.67%) SAS Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Data Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) MI Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Business Data Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) SAS BI Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Database Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Data Modeller
10 1 (2.08%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (22.92%) Business Analysis
3 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
4 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
4 7 (14.58%) Time Management
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
4 7 (14.58%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) CHAID
5 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.33%) Time Series Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Cluster Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) Analytics
6 3 (6.25%) Propensity Modelling
6 3 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (6.25%) ETL
6 3 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.17%) Customer Analytics
7 2 (4.17%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) VBA
3 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle
1 10 (20.83%) Business Objects
2 7 (14.58%) Casewise
3 3 (6.25%) Teradata
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £600 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £480 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £365.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £365 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago