The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 45 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.66% 0.98% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.55% 5.88% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £475 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £439 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.13% +13.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
SAS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
66 85 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.51% 16.63% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 45 22
Average daily rate £450 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £375 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £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 4 9
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Gloucester +9 2 £406 +1.56%
SAS
South West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 15 (83.33%) Oracle
1 15 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Unix
1 15 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) Banking
4 9 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (50.00%) Web Development
4 9 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
6 6 (33.33%) C#
6 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 6 (33.33%) Teradata
6 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (16.67%) MVC
9 3 (16.67%) Basel II
9 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 3 (16.67%) SQL Server

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) Base SAS
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (5.56%) SAS EBI
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Financial Institution
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle BI Developer
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk Modeller
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modeller
5 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Finance Modeller
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Marketing Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Modeller
5 1 (5.56%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
1 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 9 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 9 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.56%) Linear Regression
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.56%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) HNC
2 2 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Basel II
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Teradata