The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 21 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 10 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.10% - 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.30% - 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.67%
SAS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
33 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.52% 15.14% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 14
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £220 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £31.75 £29.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £29.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Middlesex region.

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

SAS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) XML
1 10 (90.91%) Cognos
1 10 (90.91%) Data Management
1 10 (90.91%) Spotfire
1 10 (90.91%) CDISC
1 10 (90.91%) Data Mapping
2 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
2 1 (9.09%) Product Management
2 1 (9.09%) CRISC
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Spotfire
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Consultant
1 10 (90.91%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Data Management
1 10 (90.91%) Data Mapping
2 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
2 1 (9.09%) Product Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CRISC
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) CDISC
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cognos