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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 78 80 89
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing SAS 25 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.53% 0.86% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.80% 4.83% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 1
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£375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -4.76%
SAS
England

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
255 269 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.58% 17.76% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 114 145
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £471 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 12
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% -20.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.75 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.90 £24.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 9 £425 - 8
Northamptonshire +1 8 £431 +1.47% 5
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 17 (45.95%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (40.54%) Analytics
4 13 (35.14%) VBA
5 12 (32.43%) SPSS
5 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 12 (32.43%) R
6 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
8 8 (21.62%) ETL
8 8 (21.62%) MATLAB
8 8 (21.62%) C++
8 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
9 6 (16.22%) Credit Risk
9 6 (16.22%) Base SAS
9 6 (16.22%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (16.22%) SAS Macro
9 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
10 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
10 5 (13.51%) Marketing
11 4 (10.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 4 (10.81%) Statistics
11 4 (10.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
11 4 (10.81%) Project Management
11 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
12 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.11%) Java
12 3 (8.11%) Linux
12 3 (8.11%) MS Excel

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) SPSS
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (2.70%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Base SAS
2 4 (10.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
2 4 (10.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.11%) Big Data
3 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.41%) IBM PureData
5 1 (2.70%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.70%) DB2
5 1 (2.70%) OLAP
5 1 (2.70%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.70%) SQLBase
5 1 (2.70%) HBase
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 8 (21.62%) SAS Developer
4 4 (10.81%) SAS Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Data Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Insight Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Credit Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.41%) MI Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) PMO Manager
6 2 (5.41%) PMO Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) Credit Risk
4 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.81%) Statistics
5 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.41%) Data Extraction
6 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.41%) Physics
6 2 (5.41%) Economics
7 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Analytics
2 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (21.62%) ETL
4 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
4 6 (16.22%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (13.51%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Data Management
8 2 (5.41%) Data Mapping
8 2 (5.41%) Predictive Modelling
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.70%) Change Management
9 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.70%) Validation
9 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) VBA
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) R
3 8 (21.62%) MATLAB
3 8 (21.62%) C++
4 6 (16.22%) SAS Macro
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) Scala
7 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) Basel II
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.11%) Teradata
1 3 (8.11%) Tableau
2 2 (5.41%) IBM
2 2 (5.41%) Netezza
3 1 (2.70%) Alterian
3 1 (2.70%) Endeca
3 1 (2.70%) Informatica
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos
3 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
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