The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Middlesex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 27 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.16% - 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £26.25 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -48.52%
Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
33 24 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.79% 12.00% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 21
Average daily rate £356 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £351 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £454 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
SAS
South East

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 28 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Macro
2 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
2 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Auditor
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CISA
1 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) QA