The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Oxford region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 29 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.47% - 2.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.38% - 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£305 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -8.16%
Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
42 61 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 19.63% 29.47% 26.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 47
Average daily rate £375 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £11.50 £24.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.06% +48.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
SAS
Oxfordshire

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 18 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Alterian
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) FastStats
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Alterian