The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 88 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Contract jobs citing SAS 19 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.03% 2.34% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.03% 14.52% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 4
Median daily rate £425 £444 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £365 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £435 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
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 Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
315 241 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.15% 16.09% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 146 104
Median daily rate £400 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.30% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £14.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £19.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SAS.

1 15 (35.71%) Credit Risk
2 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 10 (23.81%) Analytics
5 8 (19.05%) Data Governance
5 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) ETL
6 7 (16.67%) Banking
6 7 (16.67%) Data Quality
7 6 (14.29%) Data Management
7 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 6 (14.29%) Python
7 6 (14.29%) Validation
8 5 (11.90%) Teradata
8 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
8 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (9.52%) Retail
9 4 (9.52%) Marketing
10 3 (7.14%) IMAP
10 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
10 3 (7.14%) Squid
10 3 (7.14%) Korn
10 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
10 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (7.14%) CentOS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) Apache
1 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) SPSS
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) DHCP
1 3 (7.14%) DNS
1 3 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
1 3 (7.14%) IMAP
1 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
1 3 (7.14%) MRTG
1 3 (7.14%) SMTP
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (11.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.76%) OLAP
3 2 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.76%) SAS EBI
3 2 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (4.76%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (4.76%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.38%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Marketing
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) SAS Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Data Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Data Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Credit Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Data Quality Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Data Quality Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Quality Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Manager
6 2 (4.76%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) SciPy
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Credit Risk
2 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.76%) Market Risk
3 2 (4.76%) New Media
3 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 2 (4.76%) Taxonomies
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) CentOS
1 3 (7.14%) Debian
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
1 3 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Analytics
2 8 (19.05%) Data Governance
2 8 (19.05%) ETL
2 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (14.29%) Data Management
3 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 6 (14.29%) Validation
4 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Open Source
5 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.76%) Campaign Management
6 2 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Marketing Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Master Data Management
6 2 (4.76%) Metadata Management
6 2 (4.76%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.14%) C
3 3 (7.14%) C++
3 3 (7.14%) Korn
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
3 3 (7.14%) R
3 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) ACCA
1 1 (2.38%) CIMA
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Dovecot
1 3 (7.14%) iptables
1 3 (7.14%) KVM
1 3 (7.14%) Sendmail
1 3 (7.14%) Squid
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Cacti
1 3 (7.14%) HAProxy
1 3 (7.14%) Nagios
1 3 (7.14%) OpenNebula
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.90%) Teradata
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.76%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) IBM
3 2 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (2.38%) Aprimo
4 1 (2.38%) DataFlux
4 1 (2.38%) Trillium
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