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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 35 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.25% 1.73% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.25% 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£410 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £394 £369
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.77%
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
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
97 32 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.25% 18.50% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 19 31
Average daily rate £450 £319 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

SAS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) ETL
1 8 (88.89%) Data Management
1 8 (88.89%) DataFlux
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Siebel
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Database Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) FastStats
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) Alterian
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SPSS
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (11.11%) FastStats
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SAS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ETL
1 8 (88.89%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Database Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) DataFlux
2 2 (22.22%) Siebel
3 1 (11.11%) Alterian
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft