The first table below looks at the demand for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Newport region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 23 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing SAS 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 4.24% 8.33% 5.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.86% 35.29% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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£259 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.07% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £330 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £370 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.28%
Application Platforms Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
28 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 23.73% 23.61% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 17
Average daily rate £400 £406 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
SAS
South Wales

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Newport

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Newport region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Newport region.

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (55.56%) Statistics
3 4 (44.44%) Economics
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Change Control
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (22.22%) MAPM
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) RUP
5 2 (22.22%) DSDM
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) P3O
6 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Big Data
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Excel Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Statistics
1 5 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Economics
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) RUP
4 2 (22.22%) DSDM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (22.22%) MAPM
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) P3O
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
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