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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 119 135 132
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Contract jobs citing SAS 10 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.54% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.66% 2.78% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 10
Median daily rate £444 £523 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.07% +19.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £394 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £576 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.68 £29.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-63.59% +30.40%
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
376 611 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.65% 19.53% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 379 301
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 45
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% +7.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £42.50 £31.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 28 July 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 +21 7 - -
Bedfordshire +5 2 £444 +26.78% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 1 - - 4
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Finance
3 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (28.00%) Data Mart
5 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (24.00%) Base SAS
6 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (24.00%) HP
6 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 5 (20.00%) Validation
7 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.00%) MS Office
7 5 (20.00%) SAP
7 5 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 5 (20.00%) Life Science
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 4 (16.00%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) Banking
8 4 (16.00%) Intranet
8 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse

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 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (4.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Data Mart
3 6 (24.00%) Base SAS
4 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (12.00%) QlikView
6 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (8.00%) MySQL
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.00%) HBase
7 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
7 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ERwin
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (8.00%) Retail
6 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Programmer
3 5 (20.00%) SAS Programmer
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (20.00%) Life Science
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (8.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) SDLC
2 5 (20.00%) Validation
3 4 (16.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (8.00%) R
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco
1 6 (24.00%) HP
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (24.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (16.00%) SunGard
4 3 (12.00%) Tableau
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Alterian
6 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.00%) CA
6 1 (4.00%) Chordiant
6 1 (4.00%) Epiphany
6 1 (4.00%) hybris
6 1 (4.00%) Informatica