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 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 135 122 120
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.071% 0.48% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 2.72% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
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£350 £381 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +21.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +136.84%
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
590 514 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 21.05% 17.56% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 249 195
Average daily rate £325 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £170 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 53
Average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £23.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £30.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

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
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 3 June 2015. 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
Bedfordshire +4 1 £350 -9.67%
Essex - 1 - - 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
3 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Teradata
3 3 (27.27%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
4 2 (18.18%) Base SAS
4 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
4 2 (18.18%) Sqoop
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 2 (18.18%) Oozie
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
4 2 (18.18%) HDFS
4 2 (18.18%) Impala
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Sqoop
2 2 (18.18%) Impala
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) Base SAS
2 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Product Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SAS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Extraction
2 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Data Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) CDISC
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) Minitab