The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 56 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.14% - 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.02% - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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
98 152 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.69% 23.31% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 80 64
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £493 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -50.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Base SAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP