The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.71% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£544 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.34 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+30.40% +7.14%
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
14 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 8.00% 29.93% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 8
Average daily rate £279 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £30.75 £16.80 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.09% -0.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (75.00%) OLAP
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Base SAS
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Base SAS
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
Chester
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 15 days ago