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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 35 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing SAS 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.72% 1.38% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.29% 9.43% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
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£431 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -4.76%
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
62 53 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.20% 14.60% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 34 28
Average daily rate £419 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £147 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £466 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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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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 -1 5 £463 +7.24%
SAS
East Midlands

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Base SAS
3 3 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (16.67%) SPSS
4 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
4 2 (16.67%) Statistics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (16.67%) R
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) SAS Macro
5 1 (8.33%) Linear Regression
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (8.33%) Cloudera
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Direct Marketing

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (16.67%) SPSS
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Base SAS
1 3 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (8.33%) SQLBase
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SAS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) MI Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Credit Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Statistics
1 2 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
1 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Linear Regression
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) SAS Macro
2 2 (16.67%) R
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) Basel II
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Teradata
2 1 (8.33%) Cloudera
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica