The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 35 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.24% 0.32% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.06% 1.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £413 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £439 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.13% +13.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
79 53 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.53% 16.93% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 5
Average daily rate £375 £388 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £173 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £13.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Liverpool -2 4 £413 +65.00% 2
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (11.11%) ISPF
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) CICS
4 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) REXX

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (11.11%) CICS
1 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Managing Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Modeller
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) RACF Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Marketing Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ISPF
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
2 1 (11.11%) CLIST
2 1 (11.11%) JCL
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) REXX
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (11.11%) RACF
1 1 (11.11%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) zSecure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CA
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase
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