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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 42 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing SAS 12 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.65% 1.62% 1.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.46% 7.27% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Median daily rate £363 £500 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +49.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.17 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-69.57% +100.00%
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
83 110 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.36% 22.27% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 54 56
Median daily rate £400 £347 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.35% -11.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £150 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.73 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +40.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.43% +20.83%

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 1 October 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 5 £375 -25.00%
SAS
South West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
2 13 (59.09%) Teradata
3 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (31.82%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (31.82%) Analytics
7 6 (27.27%) Credit Risk
7 6 (27.27%) ETL
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 6 (27.27%) Migration
7 6 (27.27%) Mainframe
7 6 (27.27%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (22.73%) OLAP
8 5 (22.73%) Star Schema
8 5 (22.73%) Xcelsius
8 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
9 4 (18.18%) Base SAS
9 4 (18.18%) HNC
9 4 (18.18%) HND

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (31.82%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) OLAP
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (22.73%) Star Schema
4 5 (22.73%) Xcelsius
5 4 (18.18%) Base SAS
6 3 (13.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Data Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) SAS Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Analytics Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Report Developer
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Credit Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Data Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) UAT Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Teradata Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SAS Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Credit Risk
1 6 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Analytics
3 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (27.27%) ETL
4 6 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Data Lineage
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) HNC
2 4 (18.18%) HND
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
1 13 (59.09%) Teradata
2 5 (22.73%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (13.64%) HP