The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 41 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -6
Contract jobs citing SAS 33 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.38% 0.69% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.37% 3.62% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 2
Average daily rate £400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £313 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £434 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +15.66%
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 East

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

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
190 221 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.47% 19.10% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 123 83
Average daily rate £390 £349 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.83% -8.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £226 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 7
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £15.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% -3.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £14.50 £15.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +26 27 £400 +10.34% 1
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 26 (38.24%) SQL
3 25 (36.76%) Base SAS
4 24 (35.29%) Data Quality
5 23 (33.82%) Banking
6 22 (32.35%) Analytics
6 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (30.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 20 (29.41%) Oracle
8 20 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (25.00%) SAP
11 16 (23.53%) BusinessObjects XI
12 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (20.59%) DB2
13 14 (20.59%) Validation
14 12 (17.65%) Project Management
15 11 (16.18%) Unix
15 11 (16.18%) Windows
15 11 (16.18%) Credit Risk
16 10 (14.71%) QlikView
16 10 (14.71%) Big Data
16 10 (14.71%) Retail
16 10 (14.71%) Qlik Sense
17 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
17 9 (13.24%) Data Analysis
18 8 (11.76%) Retail Banking
18 8 (11.76%) Data Architecture
18 8 (11.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.94%) SPSS
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
1 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.76%) Base SAS
2 21 (30.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 20 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (23.53%) BusinessObjects XI
6 14 (20.59%) DB2
7 10 (14.71%) Big Data
7 10 (14.71%) Qlik Sense
7 10 (14.71%) QlikView
8 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
9 8 (11.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (10.29%) PowerCenter
11 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 6 (8.82%) Data Mart
11 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
12 4 (5.88%) SAS EBI
13 3 (4.41%) Hadoop
13 3 (4.41%) OLAP
13 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (2.94%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Rational Rose
General
1 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 23 (33.82%) Banking
3 10 (14.71%) Retail
4 8 (11.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Developer
2 22 (32.35%) Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) SAS Developer
4 14 (20.59%) SAS Analyst
5 12 (17.65%) Data Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Administrator
6 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (11.76%) SAS Administrator
7 6 (8.82%) Programmer
7 6 (8.82%) SAS Programmer
8 5 (7.35%) Big Data Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Credit Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Risk Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) SAS Data Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) SAS Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) Data Quality Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) SAP XI
2 5 (7.35%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (16.18%) Credit Risk
3 6 (8.82%) Data Integration
3 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.41%) Replication
5 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.94%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Unix
1 11 (16.18%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Linux
3 5 (7.35%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Analytics
2 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (20.59%) Validation
4 12 (17.65%) Project Management
5 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.24%) Data Analysis
6 8 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 8 (11.76%) Inmon Methodology
7 7 (10.29%) Data Validation
7 7 (10.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.82%) Data Management
8 6 (8.82%) ETL
8 6 (8.82%) Scrum
8 6 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (7.35%) Coaching
9 5 (7.35%) SDLC
10 4 (5.88%) Risk Management
11 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.35%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.94%) VBA
5 1 (1.47%) C++
5 1 (1.47%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.47%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) SAS Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (35.29%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.41%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) CDISC
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Oracle
2 17 (25.00%) SAP
3 7 (10.29%) Informatica
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.47%) Tableau
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