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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 120 132 118
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing SAS 8 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.58% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.14% 2.93% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 27
Median daily rate £444 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £506 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £580 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
374 614 605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.91% 19.90% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 358 375
Median daily rate £375 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £180 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 43 43
Median hourly rate £22.50 £29.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.72% +34.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £44.50 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Hertfordshire +7 6 - -
Bedfordshire -3 2 £444 - 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 of England region with a requirement for SAS.

1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
4 6 (26.09%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
4 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
5 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (21.74%) Data Mart
5 5 (21.74%) Base SAS
5 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
6 4 (17.39%) Validation
6 4 (17.39%) SunGard
6 4 (17.39%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) Intranet
6 4 (17.39%) MS Office
6 4 (17.39%) SAP
6 4 (17.39%) Life Science
6 4 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (17.39%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Tableau
7 3 (13.04%) Change Control

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (4.35%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) Base SAS
2 5 (21.74%) Data Mart
3 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) HBase
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
5 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.35%) QlikView
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) ERwin
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Programmer
3 5 (21.74%) SAS Programmer
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Clinical SAS Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Life Science
3 3 (13.04%) Data Extraction
3 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
2 4 (17.39%) SDLC
2 4 (17.39%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) Validation
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Change Control
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Data Management
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
3 2 (8.70%) R
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) CDISC
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco
1 6 (26.09%) HP
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (26.09%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) SunGard
3 3 (13.04%) Tableau
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Alterian
5 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.35%) CA
5 1 (4.35%) Chordiant
5 1 (4.35%) Epiphany
5 1 (4.35%) hybris
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica