The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 118 47 18
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -29
Contract jobs citing SAS 6 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.37% 3.02% 6.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.60% 17.61% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 26
Median daily rate £700 £445 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.30% +18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £540 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
- +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
SAS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
375 142 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.41% 17.13% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 100 111
Median daily rate £300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 5 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.10% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £15.00 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -70 6 £700 +45.83% 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for SAS.

1 18 (75.00%) SQL
1 18 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 17 (70.83%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (70.83%) Informatica
2 17 (70.83%) Oracle
3 16 (66.67%) ERwin
4 13 (54.17%) Data Architecture
4 13 (54.17%) Visualisation
5 11 (45.83%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (45.83%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (45.83%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 10 (41.67%) Tableau
6 10 (41.67%) HBase
6 10 (41.67%) Apache Hive
6 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
6 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
6 10 (41.67%) Unix
6 10 (41.67%) CA
6 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (41.67%) Open Source
6 10 (41.67%) Pentaho
6 10 (41.67%) Hadoop
7 9 (37.50%) Finance
7 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (29.17%) Base SAS
8 7 (29.17%) Data Management
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (45.83%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (45.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 10 (41.67%) Apache Hive
2 10 (41.67%) Hadoop
2 10 (41.67%) HBase
2 10 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 10 (41.67%) Pentaho
2 10 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (29.17%) Base SAS
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data
6 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) ERwin
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
1 7 (29.17%) Tester
2 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Customer Insight Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Data Insight Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Insight Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior SAS Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Services Director
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Visualisation
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 17 (70.83%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (54.17%) Data Architecture
4 11 (45.83%) Data Visualisation
5 10 (41.67%) Open Source
6 7 (29.17%) Data Management
7 6 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Information Management
8 5 (20.83%) SFIA
9 3 (12.50%) Data Transformation
9 3 (12.50%) ETL
9 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Customer Insight
10 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
10 2 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
10 2 (8.33%) Propensity Modelling
10 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SAS Certification
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) FINREP
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Informatica
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) CA
2 10 (41.67%) Tableau