The first table below looks at the demand for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Reading 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank - 68 67
Contract jobs citing SAS 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.13% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.71% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -48.52%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
203 141 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.54% 18.05% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 60 67
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £32.85 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
SAS
Berkshire

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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