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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 34 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing SAS 39 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.40% 2.43% 3.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.29% 15.31% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 24
Average daily rate
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£400 £430 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £397 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +133.33%
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 98 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.73% 15.88% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 54 104
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £139 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.25 £25.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -2.55%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 32 (53.33%) Finance
2 26 (43.33%) SQL
3 19 (31.67%) Banking
4 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (18.33%) Business Objects
5 11 (18.33%) MS Project
5 11 (18.33%) Oracle
5 11 (18.33%) Business Analysis
6 10 (16.67%) VBA
6 10 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 8 (13.33%) Financial Institution
9 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
9 7 (11.67%) ETL
9 7 (11.67%) Project Management
9 7 (11.67%) Oracle Discoverer
9 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
9 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
9 7 (11.67%) Casewise
9 7 (11.67%) Time Management
10 6 (10.00%) MS Office
10 6 (10.00%) Teradata
11 5 (8.33%) Windows
12 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
12 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.67%) ISEB
12 4 (6.67%) SPSS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (18.33%) MS Project
2 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (10.00%) MS Office
4 4 (6.67%) SPSS
4 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (6.67%) Base SAS
3 4 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.33%) MS Access
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 32 (53.33%) Finance
2 19 (31.67%) Banking
3 8 (13.33%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Analyst
2 16 (26.67%) Developer
3 12 (20.00%) SAS Programmer
3 12 (20.00%) Programmer
4 11 (18.33%) Business Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
6 9 (15.00%) SAS Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) Data Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Database Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Data Manager
9 3 (5.00%) MI Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) SAS BI Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) UNIX
3 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (18.33%) Business Analysis
3 10 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 7 (11.67%) ETL
5 7 (11.67%) Project Management
5 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.67%) Time Management
5 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.67%) Time Series Analysis
6 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.67%) CHAID
7 3 (5.00%) Cluster Analysis
7 3 (5.00%) Analytics
7 3 (5.00%) Propensity Modelling
7 3 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Customer Analytics
8 2 (3.33%) Coaching
8 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) SAS Macro
4 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) ISEB
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle
1 11 (18.33%) Business Objects
2 7 (11.67%) Casewise
3 6 (10.00%) Teradata
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.67%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.67%) Aprimo
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £360 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £480 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £365.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £365 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago