The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 33 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.72% 1.98% 3.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% 7.41% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate
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£296 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.29% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £425 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £425 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £10.87
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Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
56 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.14% 26.73% 20.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 20
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £23.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +137.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SAS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) Alterian
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) FastStats
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Database Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Alterian
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