The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 85 66 82
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing SAS 19 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.05% 1.87% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.46% 11.19% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 3
Average daily rate £425 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £354 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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
294 277 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.23% 16.71% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 153 131
Average daily rate £385 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 14
Average hourly rate £190.00 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1145.90% -15.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Salford - 1 £425 -
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 17 (33.33%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (31.37%) Credit Risk
3 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (21.57%) ETL
5 9 (17.65%) Banking
5 9 (17.65%) Data Governance
6 8 (15.69%) Analytics
6 8 (15.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 8 (15.69%) Data Management
7 7 (13.73%) Retail
7 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.73%) Data Quality
8 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 6 (11.76%) Python
8 6 (11.76%) Teradata
8 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 6 (11.76%) Marketing
9 5 (9.80%) Validation
9 5 (9.80%) OLAP
9 5 (9.80%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (7.84%) Campaign Management
10 4 (7.84%) Unix
10 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.84%) IBM
10 4 (7.84%) Unica
10 4 (7.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) Apache
1 3 (5.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS Project
3 2 (3.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) DHCP
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
1 3 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
1 3 (5.88%) IMAP
1 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
1 3 (5.88%) MRTG
1 3 (5.88%) SMTP
2 1 (1.96%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 5 (9.80%) OLAP
2 5 (9.80%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.92%) Base SAS
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (3.92%) Snowflake Schema
5 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.96%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) QlikView
6 1 (1.96%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Retail
4 6 (11.76%) Marketing
5 3 (5.88%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) SAS Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Data Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Campaign Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Risk Manager
6 3 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Analytics Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Data Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Data Quality Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Governance Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Quality Manager
7 2 (3.92%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) SciPy
2 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (31.37%) Credit Risk
2 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.92%) Market Risk
2 2 (3.92%) New Media
2 2 (3.92%) Reference Data
2 2 (3.92%) Statistics
2 2 (3.92%) Taxonomies
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Unix
2 3 (5.88%) CentOS
2 3 (5.88%) Debian
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (21.57%) ETL
3 9 (17.65%) Data Governance
4 8 (15.69%) Analytics
4 8 (15.69%) Data Management
5 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 6 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.80%) Validation
7 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.84%) Campaign Management
7 4 (7.84%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.88%) Open Source
8 3 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.92%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (3.92%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (11.76%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.88%) C
3 3 (5.88%) C++
3 3 (5.88%) Korn
3 3 (5.88%) Perl
3 3 (5.88%) PHP
3 3 (5.88%) R
3 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.96%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ACCA
2 1 (1.96%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.96%) IAS 39
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Dovecot
1 3 (5.88%) iptables
1 3 (5.88%) KVM
1 3 (5.88%) Sendmail
1 3 (5.88%) Squid
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Cacti
1 3 (5.88%) HAProxy
1 3 (5.88%) Nagios
1 3 (5.88%) OpenNebula
1 3 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Teradata
3 4 (7.84%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.88%) VMware
5 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.92%) DataFlux
5 2 (3.92%) Google
5 2 (3.92%) Tableau
5 2 (3.92%) Trillium
6 1 (1.96%) Aprimo
6 1 (1.96%) Cognos
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