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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 52 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Contract jobs citing SAS 20 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.68% 1.56% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.99% 9.09% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 2
Median daily rate £425 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £299 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
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
154 154 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.62% 17.13% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 90 67
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £16.14 £15.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 5 May 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 33 (70.21%) SQL
2 25 (53.19%) Finance
2 25 (53.19%) Data Quality
3 24 (51.06%) Banking
4 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (31.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 13 (27.66%) Oracle
7 12 (25.53%) BusinessObjects
7 12 (25.53%) Base SAS
8 11 (23.40%) Data Analysis
9 10 (21.28%) Retail
9 10 (21.28%) Retail Banking
9 10 (21.28%) QlikView
10 9 (19.15%) BusinessObjects XI
10 9 (19.15%) Project Management
11 8 (17.02%) Validation
11 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (17.02%) Credit Risk
11 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.02%) Big Data
11 8 (17.02%) Analytics
12 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
13 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
13 6 (12.77%) VB
13 6 (12.77%) Java
13 6 (12.77%) Teradata
13 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.64%) Scrum
14 5 (10.64%) C#
14 5 (10.64%) VBA

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 (2.13%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 12 (25.53%) Base SAS
2 12 (25.53%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (21.28%) QlikView
4 9 (19.15%) BusinessObjects XI
5 8 (17.02%) Big Data
6 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (10.64%) PowerPivot
7 5 (10.64%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (6.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
8 3 (6.38%) OLAP
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.26%) DB2
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Rational Rose
General
1 25 (53.19%) Finance
2 24 (51.06%) Banking
3 10 (21.28%) Retail
3 10 (21.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 14 (29.79%) SAS Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Data Analyst
4 11 (23.40%) Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Programmer
5 8 (17.02%) SAS Programmer
6 7 (14.89%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Data Quality Analyst
7 6 (12.77%) Quality Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Big Data Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Oracle Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Oracle Business Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) QlikView Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) SAS Business Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) SAS Data Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) SAS Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Credit Analyst
9 4 (8.51%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) Credit Risk
3 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) MVS
1 2 (4.26%) Unix
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Data Analysis
2 9 (19.15%) Project Management
3 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) Analytics
3 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.02%) Validation
4 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) ETL
5 5 (10.64%) Scrum
6 4 (8.51%) Data Validation
7 3 (6.38%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.38%) Data Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.26%) Coaching
8 2 (4.26%) Data Governance
8 2 (4.26%) Inmon Methodology
8 2 (4.26%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.13%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) Java
2 6 (12.77%) VB
3 5 (10.64%) C#
3 5 (10.64%) VBA
4 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) R
5 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (53.19%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.26%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Teradata
3 5 (10.64%) SAP
4 3 (6.38%) MicroStrategy