The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 65 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.68% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.97% 4.11% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £700 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+143.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
SAS
Scotland

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
103 146 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.54% 16.50% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 82 64
Average daily rate £336 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.47%
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 Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Summit
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Murex
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (50.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cash Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Murex
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle