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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 47 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing SAS 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.95% 1.35% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.29% 6.90% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £380 £373
% change year-on-year
+15.13% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -35.89%
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
70 58 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.67% 19.59% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 31
Average daily rate £375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £19.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.51% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) DB2
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) IT Governance
3 8 (47.06%) Retail
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Business Objects
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) SPSS
5 4 (23.53%) Marketing
5 4 (23.53%) Data-Driven Marketing
5 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
6 3 (17.65%) Data Transformation
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) MySQL
7 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.88%) Banking
8 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.88%) SQL
8 1 (5.88%) VBA
8 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
8 1 (5.88%) SAS Macro

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) DB2
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Developer
5 3 (17.65%) SAS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Architect
7 1 (5.88%) SAS Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) SAS BI Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) IT Governance
2 4 (23.53%) ETL
2 4 (23.53%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Data Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VBA
1 1 (5.88%) SAS Macro
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Business Objects
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata
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