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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 39 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing SAS 12 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.56% 1.53% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.65% 7.95% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
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£371 £353 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% -6.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+76.13% +4.76%
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
68 88 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.53% 19.21% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 61 12
Average daily rate £330 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £223 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £10.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -44.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 +13 10 £380 -10.58% 2
SAS
South West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (91.67%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (83.33%) UNIX
3 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
4 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (75.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 9 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 8 (66.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 8 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
5 8 (66.67%) .NET
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
6 7 (58.33%) C#
7 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (50.00%) Banking
7 6 (50.00%) Teradata
7 6 (50.00%) SDLC
8 4 (33.33%) MVC
8 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (33.33%) Web Development
8 4 (33.33%) Degree
8 4 (33.33%) HNC
8 4 (33.33%) HND
8 4 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (91.67%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (75.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 8 (66.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
1 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 8 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 7 (58.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) HNC
1 4 (33.33%) HND
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (33.33%) Basel II
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Teradata
3 1 (8.33%) SAP