The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 122 109 117
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing SAS 35 41 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 1.13% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.81% 7.78% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 8
Median daily rate £400 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £353 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +9.67%
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
602 527 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.97% 14.48% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 305 210
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 28
Median hourly rate £14.34 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Manchester -20 16 £425 -4.22% 7
Merseyside 0 8 £385 -28.70%
Cheshire +7 6 £400 -21.95%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for SAS.

1 22 (34.38%) SQL
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
1 22 (34.38%) Credit Risk
2 20 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (17.19%) Data Quality
3 11 (17.19%) Analytics
4 10 (15.63%) Banking
4 10 (15.63%) Retail
4 10 (15.63%) Python
5 9 (14.06%) Oracle
5 9 (14.06%) Validation
5 9 (14.06%) Data Management
5 9 (14.06%) Marketing
5 9 (14.06%) Puppet
6 8 (12.50%) Data Governance
6 8 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.94%) Linux
7 7 (10.94%) Jenkins
8 6 (9.38%) Base SAS
8 6 (9.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
8 6 (9.38%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (9.38%) Apache Spark
8 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.38%) Windows
8 6 (9.38%) Teradata
8 6 (9.38%) Squid
9 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
9 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (9.38%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.81%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.25%) Apache
3 4 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (4.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (4.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (4.69%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (4.69%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (4.69%) GitHub
2 3 (4.69%) Route 53
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DHCP
1 4 (6.25%) DNS
1 4 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (6.25%) HTTP
1 4 (6.25%) IMAP
1 4 (6.25%) iSCSI
1 4 (6.25%) MRTG
1 4 (6.25%) SMTP
2 3 (4.69%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (9.38%) Base SAS
2 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (9.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (7.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (7.81%) Apache Hive
3 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.25%) QlikView
5 3 (4.69%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.69%) DataStax
5 3 (4.69%) MySQL
5 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.69%) SAS EBI
5 3 (4.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.56%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.69%) GitLab
2 3 (4.69%) JIRA
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Banking
2 10 (15.63%) Retail
3 9 (14.06%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Analyst
2 13 (20.31%) Developer
3 10 (15.63%) SAS Developer
4 7 (10.94%) SAS Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Data Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Insight Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Data Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Risk Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Credit Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Customer Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Customer Insight Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) QlikView Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) SAS Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) XML
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Credit Risk
2 20 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Statistics
4 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.69%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.13%) Taxonomies
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Linux
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) Unix
4 4 (6.25%) CentOS
4 4 (6.25%) Debian
4 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.69%) Mac OS
5 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) Analytics
2 9 (14.06%) Data Management
2 9 (14.06%) Validation
3 8 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 8 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
5 5 (7.81%) ETL
6 4 (6.25%) Data Mapping
6 4 (6.25%) Open Source
7 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.69%) CRM
7 3 (4.69%) Customer Insight
7 3 (4.69%) MapReduce
7 3 (4.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.13%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.13%) Migration
8 2 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) Python
3 5 (7.81%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.81%) Ruby
3 5 (7.81%) Scala
4 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.25%) C
4 4 (6.25%) C++
4 4 (6.25%) Korn
4 4 (6.25%) Perl
4 4 (6.25%) PHP
4 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.13%) VBA
7 1 (1.56%) R
7 1 (1.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ACCA
2 1 (1.56%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) Basel II
2 1 (1.56%) CDISC
2 1 (1.56%) IAS 39
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Squid
2 4 (6.25%) Dovecot
2 4 (6.25%) iptables
2 4 (6.25%) KVM
2 4 (6.25%) Sendmail
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Puppet
2 4 (6.25%) Cacti
2 4 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 4 (6.25%) Nagios
2 4 (6.25%) OpenNebula
3 3 (4.69%) Nessus
3 3 (4.69%) Oozie
3 3 (4.69%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 6 (9.38%) Teradata
3 5 (7.81%) Atlassian
3 5 (7.81%) Hortonworks
4 4 (6.25%) Endeca
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.25%) VMware
5 3 (4.69%) AppDynamics
5 3 (4.69%) Qualys
6 2 (3.13%) Google
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) Aprimo
7 1 (1.56%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.56%) Trillium
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