The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 43 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing SAS 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.28% 1.27% 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.49% 7.41% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate £420 £438 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +116.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
SAS
South East

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 Sussex region.

Application Platforms Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
67 54 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.87% 17.09% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 26 31
Average daily rate £350 £340 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £244 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £513 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

SAS
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton +1 1 £420 +5.00%
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft