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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 59 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.45% 1.39% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.52% 9.02% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Median daily rate £283 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.67% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £343 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £483 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.68 £37.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-71.52% +66.66%
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
119 133 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.68% 15.36% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 84 80
Median daily rate £406 £350 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.25 £16.14 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +1.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 29 July 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (34.62%) Banking
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle
6 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
7 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
7 7 (26.92%) QlikView
7 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (23.08%) Teradata
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 6 (23.08%) VB
8 6 (23.08%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (19.23%) PowerPivot
9 5 (19.23%) Retail Banking
9 5 (19.23%) C#
9 5 (19.23%) VBA
9 5 (19.23%) Retail
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
11 3 (11.54%) Analytics
11 3 (11.54%) Big Data
11 3 (11.54%) Validation
11 3 (11.54%) Project Management
11 3 (11.54%) OLAP
11 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
11 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling

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 (3.85%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.69%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (26.92%) QlikView
2 6 (23.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects XI
3 5 (19.23%) PowerPivot
4 3 (11.54%) Big Data
4 3 (11.54%) OLAP
5 2 (7.69%) Base SAS
5 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (7.69%) PowerCenter
6 1 (3.85%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.85%) DB2
6 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 5 (19.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) SAS Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) QlikView Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) SAS Business Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Programmer
5 4 (15.38%) SAS Programmer
6 3 (11.54%) Data Quality Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Quality Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) SAS Data Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) MicroStrategy Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) SAP Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) ODBC
1 1 (3.85%) SAP XI
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) Analytics
3 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Data Governance
5 1 (3.85%) Data Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (3.85%) Data Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) VB
3 5 (19.23%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) VBA
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) R
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Teradata
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (7.69%) Informatica
5 2 (7.69%) SAP