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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 73 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing SAS 20 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.25% 0.41% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% 2.48% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
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£363 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -
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 £38.75 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+76.13% +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
210 242 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.10% 16.70% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 107 134
Average daily rate £330 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £462 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 13
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.62 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -28.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £11.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £24.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 8 £425 - 7
Northamptonshire -4 5 £463 +8.82% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £475 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Analytics
2 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) VBA
4 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (24.24%) R
5 8 (24.24%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) ETL
6 7 (21.21%) SPSS
7 6 (18.18%) MATLAB
7 6 (18.18%) C++
7 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.18%) Base SAS
7 6 (18.18%) SAS Macro
8 5 (15.15%) Credit Risk
8 5 (15.15%) Marketing
9 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
9 4 (12.12%) Big Data
9 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
9 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.12%) Java
9 4 (12.12%) Project Management
9 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.09%) MS Office
10 3 (9.09%) Linux
10 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 3 (9.09%) Data Mining

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (6.06%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) SPSS
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (3.03%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Base SAS
2 4 (12.12%) Big Data
2 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (9.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) OLAP
4 2 (6.06%) IBM PureData
5 1 (3.03%) DB2
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.03%) SQLBase
5 1 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) HBase
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Sqoop
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) SAS Developer
4 6 (18.18%) SAS Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Credit Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Business Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Business Change Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Change Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Change Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior PMO Manager
7 2 (6.06%) PMO Lead
7 2 (6.06%) Change Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Change Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) Credit Risk
4 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Economics
6 1 (3.03%) Statistics
6 1 (3.03%) Market Risk
6 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Analytics
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.21%) ETL
4 4 (12.12%) Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Data Management
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Coaching
7 1 (3.03%) People Management
7 1 (3.03%) Linear Regression
7 1 (3.03%) Matrix Algebra
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
1 11 (33.33%) VBA
2 8 (24.24%) R
3 6 (18.18%) MATLAB
3 6 (18.18%) SAS Macro
3 6 (18.18%) C++
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.03%) Scala
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Teradata
2 3 (9.09%) Tableau
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Netezza
4 1 (3.03%) DataFlux
4 1 (3.03%) Endeca
4 1 (3.03%) Informatica
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Cognos
4 1 (3.03%) Cloudera
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