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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 95 38 61
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +23
Contract jobs citing SAS 16 58 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.17% 5.28% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.95% 26.73% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 51 7
Median daily rate £625 £480 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.20% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.35 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.17 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-69.57% +100.00%
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
323 217 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.61% 19.75% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 155 118
Median daily rate £325 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £310 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 2 19
Median hourly rate £32.66 £11.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.91% -36.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £10.35 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £13.15 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -57 12 £500 +4.16% 2
Durham +4 1 - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (50.00%) ITIL
4 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 8 (44.44%) High Availability
4 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (38.89%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 6 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (33.33%) Performance Management
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) Supplier Management
7 5 (27.78%) Change Management
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
7 5 (27.78%) SFIA
8 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
9 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 7 (38.89%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.11%) Base SAS
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (11.11%) SAS EBI
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.56%) HBase
6 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.56%) Pentaho
6 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) ERwin
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Head of Technology
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Head of Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Head of Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Head of Digital
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
6 1 (5.56%) IT Director
6 1 (5.56%) SAS BI Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 4 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) BYOD
3 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) High Availability
3 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 6 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 6 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (27.78%) Change Management
5 5 (27.78%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) SFIA
5 5 (27.78%) Supplier Management
6 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau