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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 88 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing SAS 17 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.03% 1.44% 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.34% 8.95% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 11
Median daily rate £325 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £467 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.05% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.17 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-69.57% +100.00%
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
268 257 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.27% 16.06% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 163 125
Median daily rate £400 £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £451 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 23
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -36.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.58 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 10 £331 -24.28% 2
Leicestershire - 4 £200 -
Nottinghamshire -19 1 - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 7 (33.33%) Teradata
5 5 (23.81%) Banking
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) Marketing
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) CRM
7 3 (14.29%) Workflow
7 3 (14.29%) Data Security
8 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.52%) Base SAS
8 2 (9.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (4.76%) Fraud Detection
9 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
9 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
9 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
9 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
9 1 (4.76%) Statistics
9 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
9 1 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (4.76%) Operations Research

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) Base SAS
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) SAS Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modeller
4 2 (9.52%) Insight Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SAS Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Fraud Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAS Insight Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SAS Modeller
5 1 (4.76%) Teradata Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Neural Network
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Analytics
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) Data Security
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Code Optimisation
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Insight
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.76%) Fraud Detection
5 1 (4.76%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Research
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (4.76%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Teradata