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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 121 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -10
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.20% 3.86% 4.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.88% 21.95% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 32 15
Median daily rate £525 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.97% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.68 £18.68 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.82% -16.97%
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
339 164 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.69% 17.58% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 110 94
Median daily rate £307 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.24% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 7 5
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 £10.35 £16.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £17.70 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -71 2 £525 +11.11%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (68.42%) Informatica
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle
3 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
3 12 (63.16%) ERwin
4 9 (47.37%) Data Architecture
5 8 (42.11%) Base SAS
6 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
6 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (36.84%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (31.58%) Tableau
7 6 (31.58%) HBase
7 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
7 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Unix
7 6 (31.58%) CA
7 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (31.58%) Pentaho
7 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
7 6 (31.58%) Open Source
7 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
7 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Base SAS
2 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
3 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
3 6 (31.58%) HBase
3 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (31.58%) Pentaho
3 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (10.53%) Big Data
5 2 (10.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) ERwin
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Data Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Big Data Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk Modeller
7 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 1 (5.26%) ETL Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SAS BI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Visualisation
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Credit Risk
3 3 (15.79%) Data Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
3 9 (47.37%) Data Architecture
4 7 (36.84%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Data Management
7 3 (15.79%) Analytics
7 3 (15.79%) Data Transformation
7 3 (15.79%) ETL
7 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Information Management
8 2 (10.53%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (10.53%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.53%) SFIA
8 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SAS Certification
2 4 (21.05%) ISEB
3 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) FINREP
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Informatica
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) CA
2 6 (31.58%) Tableau