The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 69 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 1.87% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.27% 9.67% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 7
Median daily rate £388 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £335 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £490 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.76 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-68.10% +100.00%
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
158 269 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.13% 19.31% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 138 101
Median daily rate £413 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 4
Median hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £16.25 £16.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 1 £350 -17.64%
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 6 (42.86%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (42.86%) Big Data
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) OLAP
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) PowerCenter
4 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
5 3 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) SAP
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) Informatica
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 6 (42.86%) Big Data
3 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (28.57%) OLAP
4 4 (28.57%) PowerCenter
5 3 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (14.29%) Cloudera CDH
6 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (14.29%) QlikView
7 1 (7.14%) Base SAS
7 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) MicroStrategy Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Hadoop Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAS Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ODBC
1 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
3 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) R
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Informatica
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) HP