The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 17 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing SAS 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.48% 0.77% 3.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.77% 7.69% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £488 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £60.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-74.29% +26.31%
SAS
Cheshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
13 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 11.30% 10.00% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 10
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £433 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Chester

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Chester region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 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 Chester region with a requirement for SAS.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
3 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (14.29%) SAS EBI
4 1 (14.29%) Case Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Migration

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SAS EBI
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) SAS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAS ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Case Management
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle