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 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
North West / Merseyside
Rank 34 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.97% 1.62% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.26% 7.25% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £600 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +65.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
57 69 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.45% 22.40% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 31
Median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £193 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £446 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

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 28 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
Liverpool -8 1 £600 +45.45%
SAS
North West

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAS.

1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) GitLab
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Reference Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Personalization
2 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Rsyslog
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (20.00%) PKI

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (20.00%) Route 53
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
1 1 (20.00%) GitLab
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Audit Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Audit Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (20.00%) SAS ETL Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (20.00%) IT Audit
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Personalization
2 1 (20.00%) Reference Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata