The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 44 53 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing SAS 1 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.31% 1.64% 3.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.96% 7.22% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 12
Median daily rate - £325 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £60.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
-74.29% +23.07%
SAS
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
51 97 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.94% 22.66% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 85 50
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £7.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +170.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SAS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SAS.

1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Guidewire
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Stata
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (33.33%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Guidewire
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata