The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing SAS 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 2.04% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £325 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% +46.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
80 98 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.18% 16.07% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 59 63
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £213 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £424 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SAS.

1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) BPMN
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Discovery
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) GIS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) BPMN
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) R
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos
1 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (16.67%) RapidMiner