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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 41 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 36 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.82% 3.25% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.68% 14.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 0
Average daily rate
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£445 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+81.81% +4.76%
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
152 135 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.14% 23.08% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 98 17
Average daily rate £425 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £415 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -5 25 £473 +18.12%
Durham - 6 £300 - 1
Teesside - 3 £350 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 15 (30.61%) SQL
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (26.53%) Base SAS
3 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
6 8 (16.33%) MS Access
6 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
6 8 (16.33%) C#
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
6 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.33%) VB
6 8 (16.33%) VBA
6 8 (16.33%) .NET
6 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (16.33%) Toad
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (16.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
7 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Finance
8 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
8 6 (12.24%) ETL
8 6 (12.24%) Coaching
9 5 (10.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) Base SAS
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) MS Access
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (10.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
1 8 (16.33%) Toad
2 4 (8.16%) ERwin
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
2 34 (69.39%) SAS Developer
3 7 (14.29%) MI Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.12%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) SAS Programmer
6 2 (4.08%) Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) SAS BI Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Data Business Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) SAS Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) SAS Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
1 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.16%) iPhone
2 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.08%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) UNIX
2 2 (4.08%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (22.45%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
3 6 (12.24%) ETL
3 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (12.24%) Coaching
4 5 (10.20%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (8.16%) Data Security
6 3 (6.12%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Validation
7 2 (4.08%) Data Management
7 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.04%) SDLC
8 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.04%) Change Control
8 1 (2.04%) Data Transformation
8 1 (2.04%) Process Management
8 1 (2.04%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) VB
2 8 (16.33%) VBA
2 8 (16.33%) C#
3 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.12%) SAS Macro
5 2 (4.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Informatica
4 1 (2.04%) Teradata
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