The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 39 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.67% - 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -4.76%
SAS
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 51 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.81% 17.06% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 22
Average daily rate £363 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (75.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) Teradata