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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
England / East of England
Rank 114 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing SAS 9 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.085% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.41% 0.56% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £430 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 - £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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
373 358 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.12% 15.17% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 173 273
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £190 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £515 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 32
Median hourly rate £24.75 £41.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.36% +107.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.45 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £58.05 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%

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
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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire - 6 £385 - 5
Hertfordshire - 2 £475 - 1
Essex -1 1 £300 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 5 (33.33%) ETL
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) QlikView
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) S-PLUS
3 3 (20.00%) Publishing
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) Biometrics
3 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Life Science
3 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) R
3 3 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (20.00%) Tableau
3 3 (20.00%) Veeva
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) CDISC
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) BPR

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 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Veeva
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) QlikView
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (20.00%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) CRM Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Programmer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SAS Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Django
2 1 (6.67%) Flask
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) SQLAlchemy
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Biometrics
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) BPR
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.67%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) R
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Tableau