The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 35 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.51% - 1.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.20% - 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£515 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+76.13% +4.76%
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
61 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.43% 11.03% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 23 17
Average daily rate £425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +125.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 4 £515 -
Preston - 1 - - 1
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (68.42%) Data Security
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) ETL
3 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
3 9 (47.37%) Data Structures
4 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
4 8 (42.11%) Migration
4 8 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (42.11%) Solaris
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) Web Services
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (42.11%) Informatica
4 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
5 6 (31.58%) Private Cloud
5 6 (31.58%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
6 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
6 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (21.05%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (21.05%) Base SAS
8 3 (15.79%) PaaS
8 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (10.53%) Big Data

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) SPSS
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
2 8 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 8 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (42.11%) RDBMS
2 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (21.05%) Base SAS
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data
4 2 (10.53%) SQLBase
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) SAS Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) SAS BI Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior SAS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Structures
2 6 (31.58%) Private Cloud
3 5 (26.32%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Solaris
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) HPUX
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Data Security
2 9 (47.37%) ETL
3 8 (42.11%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Open Source
5 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
8 1 (5.26%) CRM
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) Endeca
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) HP
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