The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 59 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.45% 1.98% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.83% 10.86% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 5
Median daily rate £283 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £377 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £510 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.17 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-69.57% +100.00%
SAS
Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
106 175 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.87% 18.19% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 101 88
Median daily rate £420 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% -13.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SAS.

1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) QlikView
3 6 (35.29%) Data Quality
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects XI
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) VB
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (23.53%) VBA
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) Java
5 4 (23.53%) Teradata
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Visualisation
5 4 (23.53%) PowerPivot
6 3 (17.65%) Big Data
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) OLAP
6 3 (17.65%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) MS Visio

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (5.88%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) QlikView
2 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (23.53%) PowerPivot
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) Big Data
4 3 (17.65%) OLAP
4 3 (17.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (11.76%) PowerCenter
6 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
6 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.88%) DB2
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) SAS Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) QlikView Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) SAS Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) MicroStrategy Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) SAS Data Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SAS Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) ODBC
1 1 (5.88%) SAP XI
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
1 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Analytics
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) VB
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) VBA
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Teradata
4 3 (17.65%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (11.76%) Informatica
5 2 (11.76%) SAP