The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 68 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% - 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% - 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £538 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £60.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
-74.29% +23.07%
SAS
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
112 134 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.07% 14.19% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 82 107
Median daily rate £400 £425 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -21.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £24.30 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Reading region.

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SAS.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Data Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (16.67%) Cacti
4 1 (16.67%) Sendmail
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Dovecot
4 1 (16.67%) MRTG
4 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
4 1 (16.67%) KVM
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) RANCID
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Ceph
4 1 (16.67%) iptables
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) IMAP
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) MRTG
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Architect
2 2 (33.33%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Market Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Market Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Ceph
1 1 (16.67%) Dovecot
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
1 1 (16.67%) Sendmail
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Cacti
1 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) RANCID
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) VMware