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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.04% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 6.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £515 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
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
104 62 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.42% 16.10% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 46 31
Median daily rate £375 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £32.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -35.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £21.00 £15.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.00 £43.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics