The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
England / East Midlands
Rank 81 92 88
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing SAS 14 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.95% 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.87% 4.19% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 5
Median daily rate £444 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
178 215 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.10% 13.68% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 115 109
Median daily rate £350 £275 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £114 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 13
Median hourly rate £23.73 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.16% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.71 £13.05 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the East Midlands region.

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Northamptonshire -4 5 £644 +39.18% 1
Derbyshire - 3 £425 -
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £450 -21.73% 4
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SAS.

1 13 (44.83%) Analytics
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
5 7 (24.14%) Banking
6 6 (20.69%) Base SAS
6 6 (20.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.24%) Python
7 5 (17.24%) SPSS
7 5 (17.24%) Credit Risk
7 5 (17.24%) Monte Carlo Method
7 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
7 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (17.24%) Apache Spark
8 4 (13.79%) R
8 4 (13.79%) Machine Learning
8 4 (13.79%) Big Data
8 4 (13.79%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) ETL
9 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
9 3 (10.34%) VBA
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.34%) Unix
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) Teradata

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (17.24%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) SPSS
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Base SAS
1 6 (20.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (17.24%) Hadoop
3 4 (13.79%) Big Data
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Hive
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (10.34%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.90%) Power BI
6 1 (3.45%) GIS
6 1 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) SAS Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) SAS Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Data Scientist
5 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Insight Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Mathematical Modeller
6 2 (6.90%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Customer Insight Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Data Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Machine Learning Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) SAS Modeller
7 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Teradata Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Credit Risk
3 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Analytics
2 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
3 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.24%) Monte Carlo Method
5 4 (13.79%) ETL
5 4 (13.79%) Machine Learning
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.34%) Predictive Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (10.34%) Statistics
6 3 (10.34%) Visual Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) CHAID
7 2 (6.90%) Customer Insight
7 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) Mathematical Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) R
4 3 (10.34%) VBA
5 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.90%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) IFRS
1 3 (10.34%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Samba
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Teradata
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau