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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 56 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing SAS 9 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.34% 1.56% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.50% 10.32% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 4
Median daily rate £388 £420 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +22.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £343 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +9.67%
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
120 126 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.88% 15.13% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 86 85
Median daily rate £400 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 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 £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

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 June 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 20 (57.14%) Data Quality
3 19 (54.29%) Finance
4 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (40.00%) Banking
6 11 (31.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 11 (31.43%) Oracle
7 10 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
8 8 (22.86%) Retail
8 8 (22.86%) Retail Banking
9 7 (20.00%) QlikView
9 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 7 (20.00%) Project Management
10 6 (17.14%) Validation
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.14%) Teradata
10 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.14%) VB
10 6 (17.14%) Java
11 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (14.29%) PowerPivot
11 5 (14.29%) C#
11 5 (14.29%) VBA
12 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.43%) ETL
12 4 (11.43%) Data Integration
12 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
12 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (11.43%) Base SAS

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 (2.86%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.71%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 10 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (20.00%) QlikView
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
5 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (14.29%) PowerPivot
6 4 (11.43%) Base SAS
7 3 (8.57%) Big Data
7 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.57%) DB2
7 3 (8.57%) OLAP
8 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (5.71%) PowerCenter
8 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Banking
3 8 (22.86%) Retail
3 8 (22.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) SAS Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Data Quality Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Quality Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Programmer
4 5 (14.29%) QlikView Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) SAS Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) SAS Programmer
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) SAS Data Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) SAS Developer
7 2 (5.71%) SAP Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) ODBC
1 1 (2.86%) SAP XI
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Data Integration
2 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.71%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Unix
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) MVS
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 7 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 7 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (17.14%) Validation
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) ETL
5 3 (8.57%) Analytics
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Data Management
5 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.71%) Coaching
6 2 (5.71%) Data Governance
6 2 (5.71%) Data Validation
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) Data Lineage
7 1 (2.86%) Data Reconciliation
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) VB
3 5 (14.29%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (2.86%) C++
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) R
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (57.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Teradata
3 3 (8.57%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (5.71%) Informatica
4 2 (5.71%) SAP