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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing SAS 6 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 1.33% 2.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.69% 8.86% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 13
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £360 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £478 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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
223 271 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.60% 15.07% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 139 144
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +119.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Stockport - 2 £438 - 1
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.00%) REST
5 3 (15.00%) Puppet
5 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (15.00%) CentOS
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) Unix
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 3 (15.00%) Debian
5 3 (15.00%) Banking
5 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 2 (10.00%) OpenNebula
6 2 (10.00%) iptables
6 2 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Ajax
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Teradata
6 2 (10.00%) CSS

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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) IMAP
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) MRTG
2 2 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 2 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) BODI
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.00%) DataStage
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (5.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Grid Architect
2 3 (15.00%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) SAS Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Commercial Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) ETL Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Test Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) CentOS
1 3 (15.00%) Debian
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 4 (20.00%) ETL
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Korn
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) R
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Dovecot
1 2 (10.00%) iptables
1 2 (10.00%) KVM
1 2 (10.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (10.00%) Squid
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Cacti
2 2 (10.00%) HAProxy
2 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) OpenNebula
3 1 (5.00%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) IBM
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (10.00%) Tableau
1 2 (10.00%) Teradata
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.00%) Informatica
2 1 (5.00%) Talend
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