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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 53 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -20
Contract jobs citing SAS 19 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.17% 2.73% 4.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.80% 14.48% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 21
Average daily rate
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£458 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +7.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
161 145 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.38% 18.86% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 104 69
Average daily rate £385 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £465 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 27 (55.10%) SQL
2 24 (48.98%) Finance
3 18 (36.73%) Banking
4 17 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (28.57%) VBA
6 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (18.37%) ETL
7 8 (16.33%) Oracle
8 7 (14.29%) Business Objects
8 7 (14.29%) Windows
8 7 (14.29%) Teradata
8 7 (14.29%) Marketing
8 7 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (12.24%) Financial Institution
9 6 (12.24%) MS Project
10 5 (10.20%) MS Office
10 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.20%) Direct Marketing
11 4 (8.16%) Degree
11 4 (8.16%) Base SAS
11 4 (8.16%) Statistical Modelling
11 4 (8.16%) Analytics
11 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.16%) WAN
11 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
11 4 (8.16%) UNIX
12 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
12 3 (6.12%) XML

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (12.24%) MS Project
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
3 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.08%) SPSS
4 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Unica Affinium
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) WAN
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (8.16%) Base SAS
4 3 (6.12%) MS Access
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.12%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 2 (4.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
6 1 (2.04%) Essbase
General
1 24 (48.98%) Finance
2 18 (36.73%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Marketing
4 6 (12.24%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 16 (32.65%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) SAS Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Programmer
4 6 (12.24%) SAS Programmer
5 5 (10.20%) SAS BI Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Campaign Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Database Developer
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Business Objects Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Business Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) SAS Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Data Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) UNIX
3 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) ETL
2 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
2 5 (10.20%) Direct Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Statistical Modelling
3 4 (8.16%) Analytics
3 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
4 3 (6.12%) CRM
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
4 3 (6.12%) Change Management
4 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
4 3 (6.12%) Propensity Modelling
4 3 (6.12%) Time Management
4 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
5 2 (4.08%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Campaign Management
5 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) SQL
2 14 (28.57%) VBA
3 3 (6.12%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) C
4 1 (2.04%) SAS Macro
4 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 7 (14.29%) Teradata
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Casewise
4 2 (4.08%) Alterian
5 1 (2.04%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Aprimo
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ISL
Rate: £100 - £180 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
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Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £470 - £520 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £515 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £515 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £480 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago