The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 32 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing SAS 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.33% 0.93% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 6.35% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £450 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £525 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £439 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.13% +13.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
SAS
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
48 63 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.00% 14.72% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 17
Average daily rate £330 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northampton +14 3 £444 - 1
SAS
East Midlands

SAS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
4 3 (33.33%) Teradata
4 3 (33.33%) Base SAS
5 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
5 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
5 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 2 (22.22%) Statistics
5 2 (22.22%) SAS Macro
5 2 (22.22%) R
5 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (22.22%) SPSS
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SAS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Development Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Teradata Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
1 2 (22.22%) Statistics
1 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) R
1 2 (22.22%) SAS Macro
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Teradata