The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 106 123 109
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing SAS 35 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.22% 0.24% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.92% 1.49% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 14
Average daily rate
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£330 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £405 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.95 £25.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-16.21% -35.89%
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
591 404 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.64% 16.47% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 225 260
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 45
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £39.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Hertfordshire +14 22 £325 -13.33% 4
Cambridgeshire - 12 £420 - 3
Essex -9 1 - -
Norfolk - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 30 (49.18%) ETL
2 26 (42.62%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (39.34%) Teradata
4 23 (37.70%) Oracle
5 20 (32.79%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (32.79%) Informatica
6 18 (29.51%) Finance
6 18 (29.51%) Analytics
7 17 (27.87%) Migration
8 16 (26.23%) Data Integration
9 15 (24.59%) Statistics
10 14 (22.95%) Predictive Modelling
11 13 (21.31%) Python
11 13 (21.31%) SQL
11 13 (21.31%) Mathematics
11 13 (21.31%) Algorithms
12 12 (19.67%) Oracle ODI
12 12 (19.67%) Applied Mathematics
12 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
12 12 (19.67%) Operations Research
12 12 (19.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 12 (19.67%) Hadoop
12 12 (19.67%) Economics
13 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
13 11 (18.03%) SPSS
13 11 (18.03%) Oracle Database
14 10 (16.39%) Banking
15 9 (14.75%) Data Analysis
15 9 (14.75%) Base SAS
15 9 (14.75%) SAS Macro

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (1.64%) nginx
1 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) SPSS
2 9 (14.75%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 1 (1.64%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) PBX
1 1 (1.64%) VPN
1 1 (1.64%) DNS
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.64%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (19.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 12 (19.67%) Hadoop
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle ODI
3 11 (18.03%) Oracle Database
4 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
4 9 (14.75%) OLAP
4 9 (14.75%) Base SAS
5 7 (11.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.64%) MySQL
7 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Banking
3 7 (11.48%) Publishing
4 4 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.28%) Retail
7 1 (1.64%) Marketing
7 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Consultant
1 17 (27.87%) SAS Consultant
2 16 (26.23%) SAS Developer
2 16 (26.23%) Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Data Scientist
5 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) SAS Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Data Modeller
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Architect
8 2 (3.28%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.64%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Data Integration
2 15 (24.59%) Statistics
3 13 (21.31%) Mathematics
3 13 (21.31%) Algorithms
4 12 (19.67%) Economics
4 12 (19.67%) Applied Mathematics
4 12 (19.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) FMCG
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.64%) MPEG
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.64%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) ETL
2 26 (42.62%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (29.51%) Analytics
4 17 (27.87%) Migration
5 14 (22.95%) Predictive Modelling
6 12 (19.67%) Operations Research
7 11 (18.03%) Data Modelling
8 9 (14.75%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (14.75%) Dimensional Modelling
8 9 (14.75%) Data Analysis
9 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.84%) Line Management
11 4 (6.56%) Statistical Modelling
12 3 (4.92%) Statistical Analysis
12 3 (4.92%) Resource Management
13 2 (3.28%) QMS
13 2 (3.28%) Data Migration
13 2 (3.28%) Supplier Management
13 2 (3.28%) Project Management
13 2 (3.28%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
1 13 (21.31%) Python
2 9 (14.75%) SAS Macro
3 8 (13.11%) R
4 1 (1.64%) sed
4 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.64%) C
4 1 (1.64%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) AWK
4 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) SAS Certification
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.64%) PhD
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) CDISC
2 1 (1.64%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Samba
1 1 (1.64%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.64%) Bacula
Vendors
1 24 (39.34%) Teradata
2 23 (37.70%) Oracle
3 20 (32.79%) Informatica
4 9 (14.75%) Ab Initio
4 9 (14.75%) Cognos
4 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) EMC
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) Symantec
6 1 (1.64%) McAfee
6 1 (1.64%) VocaLink
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