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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 21 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing SAS 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 1.22% 2.36% 10.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 13.64% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£450 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +71.42%
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
21 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 25.61% 17.32% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 10
Average daily rate £400 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £223 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £345 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
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 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 13 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Ingres
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared