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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 56 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 15 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.77% 0.25% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.26% 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +71.42%
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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
162 169 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.13% 20.79% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 70 48
Average daily rate £369 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.35 £162.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% -90.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (47.37%) Analytics
2 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
2 8 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (36.84%) UNIX
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Base SAS
4 6 (31.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (31.58%) Visual Analytics
4 6 (31.58%) Data Quality
5 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (26.32%) Business Objects
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Data Management
7 3 (15.79%) Credit Risk
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
7 3 (15.79%) Tableau
7 3 (15.79%) Validation
7 3 (15.79%) Replication
7 3 (15.79%) SAP XI
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) C
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) OLAP
7 3 (15.79%) Informatica
7 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (31.58%) Base SAS
2 6 (31.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (15.79%) OLAP
3 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
3 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Data Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (15.79%) SAS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) SAP XI
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) XHTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Credit Risk
2 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Reference Data
3 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) UNIX
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Analytics
2 8 (42.11%) Data Analysis
3 6 (31.58%) Visual Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Data Management
5 3 (15.79%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (10.53%) Data Validation
7 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
7 1 (5.26%) SOA
7 1 (5.26%) System Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
1 3 (15.79%) C#
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) COBOL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
3 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SAS Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Business Objects
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Informatica
2 3 (15.79%) Tableau
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Northgate
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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Posted: 3 days ago
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