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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 63 66 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Contract jobs citing SAS 15 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.57% 1.98% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.89% 9.60% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 3
Median daily rate £425 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
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
190 250 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.83% 20.59% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 129 97
Median daily rate £415 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 11
Median hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +64.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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
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 29 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +4 11 £450 +28.57% 3
Marlow - 1 - -
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 22 (46.81%) Data Quality
3 20 (42.55%) Banking
4 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (34.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 12 (25.53%) Oracle
6 12 (25.53%) Base SAS
7 11 (23.40%) Data Analysis
7 11 (23.40%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (19.15%) Project Management
9 8 (17.02%) Validation
9 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (17.02%) Retail
9 8 (17.02%) Retail Banking
9 8 (17.02%) QlikView
9 8 (17.02%) BusinessObjects XI
9 8 (17.02%) Analytics
10 7 (14.89%) Big Data
10 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk
10 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
11 6 (12.77%) Teradata
11 6 (12.77%) ETL
11 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
11 6 (12.77%) VB
11 6 (12.77%) Java
12 5 (10.64%) PowerPivot

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.38%) SPSS
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 12 (25.53%) Base SAS
3 11 (23.40%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (17.02%) BusinessObjects XI
4 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (17.02%) QlikView
5 7 (14.89%) Big Data
6 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.64%) PowerPivot
8 4 (8.51%) OLAP
9 3 (6.38%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (6.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (4.26%) DB2
10 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
10 2 (4.26%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Rational Rose
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 20 (42.55%) Banking
3 8 (17.02%) Retail
3 8 (17.02%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Analyst
2 15 (31.91%) SAS Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Data Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Developer
4 8 (17.02%) SAS Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Data Quality Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Programmer
5 7 (14.89%) SAS Programmer
6 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Quality Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) QlikView Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) SAS Business Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) SAS Data Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Credit Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk
3 5 (10.64%) Visualisation
4 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.26%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Unix
2 2 (4.26%) MVS
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Data Analysis
2 9 (19.15%) Project Management
3 8 (17.02%) Analytics
3 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.02%) Validation
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
5 6 (12.77%) ETL
6 4 (8.51%) Scrum
7 3 (6.38%) Data Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.26%) Coaching
8 2 (4.26%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.26%) Data Governance
8 2 (4.26%) Data Validation
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.13%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.13%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.13%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (2.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) VB
3 5 (10.64%) C#
3 5 (10.64%) VBA
4 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.26%) R
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (46.81%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Teradata
3 4 (8.51%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (6.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Tableau