The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 42 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing SAS 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.27% 0.84% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.31% 5.97% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £445 £406 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 67 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.41% 14.02% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 40
Median daily rate £405 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £325 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £8.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% -44.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +5 8 £445 +31.85%
SAS
South West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) ILOG
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (46.15%) CPLEX
1 6 (46.15%) Predictive Analytics
1 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
1 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Teradata
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Constraint Programming
3 4 (30.77%) ISEB
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) ISO 9000
3 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 4 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 3 (23.08%) Subversion

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) CPLEX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (38.46%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (7.69%) Base SAS
4 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
1 3 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Analytics
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
1 6 (46.15%) Predictive Analytics
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Constraint Programming
3 4 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PL/SQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 9000
2 2 (15.38%) Basel II
2 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) ILOG
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Teradata
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy