The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 37 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.67% 1.40% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.85% 6.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £60.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-74.29% +26.31%
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
52 81 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.39% 22.69% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 26
Median daily rate £438 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £133 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.25 £145.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Liverpool +5 2 - - 1
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAS.

1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Teradata
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) vMotion
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 2 (18.18%) NETGEAR
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) DSL
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
1 2 (18.18%) MPLS
1 2 (18.18%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (18.18%) VRRP
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Data Lake
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Audit Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Audit Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Junior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SAS ETL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Software Licensing
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 1 (9.09%) IT Audit
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Teradata
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) NETGEAR
2 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
2 2 (18.18%) VMware