The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 32 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing SAS 8 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.46% 4.18% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.39% 20.90% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +136.84%
SAS
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
77 67 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 23.69% 20.00% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 9
Average daily rate £350 £400 £108
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +272.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £27.97 £14.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.89% -61.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.11 £14.50 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.83 £37.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -12.82%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Aprimo
5 3 (20.00%) Direct Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Teradata
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) MS Access
5 3 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Campaign Management
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) VBA

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 5 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (20.00%) MS Access
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) SAS Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Campaign Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) VBA Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Excel Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Report Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (33.33%) ETL
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
1 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) Campaign Management
2 3 (20.00%) Direct Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) HOOD
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.67%) B2B
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow Management
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Teradata
1 3 (20.00%) Aprimo