The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 51 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.46% 1.36% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.90% 8.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £515 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £391
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.68 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.68 £18.68 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.82% -16.97%
SAS
North 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 Lancashire region.

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
105 59 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 24.19% 16.03% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 42 26
Median daily rate £390 £425 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.47% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £21.00 £15.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.00 £43.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.27%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Preston +1 2 - -
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 2 (50.00%) SPSS
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) ECDL

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (50.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ECDL
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality