The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 57 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.15% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.65% 1.16% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Median daily rate - - £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £60.00 £34.74
% change year-on-year
-74.29% +72.69%
SAS
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
121 86 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.30% 13.23% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 37 67
Median daily rate £375 £405 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% -11.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £10.03 £14.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £35.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Life Science
2 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (25.00%) R
2 2 (25.00%) QlikView
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) CDISC
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
3 1 (12.50%) Campaign Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Chordiant
3 1 (12.50%) Epiphany

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (12.50%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Programmer
1 3 (37.50%) SAS Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Campaign Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Clinical SAS Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) ETL Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAS BI Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior SAS Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
1 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) SDLC
1 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Campaign Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
2 1 (12.50%) Clinical Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) CDISC
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Alterian
2 1 (12.50%) Chordiant
2 1 (12.50%) Epiphany