The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bristol region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 43 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing SAS 25 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.17% 2.61% 3.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.99% 15.91% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 30
Average daily rate
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£341 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £339 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.28%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
139 88 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.64% 16.39% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 62 105
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £144 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
SAS
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 11 (22.92%) Banking
5 11 (22.92%) Business Objects
5 11 (22.92%) MS Project
6 10 (20.83%) Oracle
6 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
7 8 (16.67%) VBA
7 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 8 (16.67%) Analytics
8 7 (14.58%) Time Management
8 7 (14.58%) MS Visio
8 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
8 7 (14.58%) Project Management
8 7 (14.58%) Oracle Discoverer
8 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.58%) Casewise
9 6 (12.50%) Marketing
9 6 (12.50%) SPSS
9 6 (12.50%) Base SAS
10 5 (10.42%) Statistical Modelling
10 5 (10.42%) UNIX
10 5 (10.42%) Windows
10 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
10 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (8.33%) Degree
11 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
11 4 (8.33%) ISEB

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (12.50%) SPSS
4 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
5 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle Discoverer
2 6 (12.50%) Base SAS
3 4 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 6 (12.50%) Marketing
4 3 (6.25%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Analyst
2 15 (31.25%) SAS Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Business Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Business Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) SAS Developer
6 6 (12.50%) SAS Programmer
6 6 (12.50%) MI Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Programmer
7 5 (10.42%) Data Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) Data Manager
9 3 (6.25%) Data Analytics Manager
10 2 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Database Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
11 1 (2.08%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.08%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) UNIX
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 10 (20.83%) Business Analysis
4 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 8 (16.67%) Analytics
5 7 (14.58%) Time Management
5 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
5 7 (14.58%) Project Management
5 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.42%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (8.33%) CHAID
7 4 (8.33%) Customer Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.25%) Customer Insight
8 3 (6.25%) Propensity Modelling
8 3 (6.25%) Cluster Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.25%) Data Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ISEB
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Business Objects
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle
3 7 (14.58%) Casewise
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) Teradata
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