The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 23 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing SAS 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 3.42% 7.89% 9.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.38% 37.50% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.88 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +154.16%
SAS
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Application Platforms Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
26 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 22.22% 21.05% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 20
Average daily rate £400 £313 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -0.88%

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
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 16 September 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 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Statistics
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (33.33%) SAS Macro
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) RUP
4 2 (22.22%) DSDM
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (22.22%) MAPM
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Economics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 3 (33.33%) 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
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Statistics
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Economics
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) RUP
4 2 (22.22%) DSDM
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) SAS Macro
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) 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