The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
England / South East
Rank 184 157 203
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +46
Contract jobs citing SAS 43 90 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 1.04% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.68% 6.13% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 60 38
Median daily rate £403 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1167 1468 1685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.62% 16.91% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 934 944
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 55 79
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.66 £52.63 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.10%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 15 £425 -2.29% 2
East Sussex - 12 £425 -
Hampshire +3 6 £200 -55.55% 4
Surrey -2 4 - - 7
Buckinghamshire -22 4 £200 -50.00% 2
West Sussex - 3 £200 - 1
Oxfordshire -15 1 £475 -13.63%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for SAS.

1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 26 (34.67%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 20 (26.67%) R
4 20 (26.67%) Finance
5 19 (25.33%) Big Data
5 19 (25.33%) Analytics
6 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
7 16 (21.33%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (21.33%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (17.33%) Python
9 12 (16.00%) Oracle
9 12 (16.00%) ETL
9 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 12 (16.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 11 (14.67%) Marketing
11 10 (13.33%) Data Management
11 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
11 10 (13.33%) ITIL
12 9 (12.00%) Linux
12 9 (12.00%) Banking
12 9 (12.00%) Statistics
13 8 (10.67%) Incident Management
13 8 (10.67%) Stata
13 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (10.67%) Service Management
13 8 (10.67%) Unix
13 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
13 8 (10.67%) Data Modelling

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (8.00%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.33%) Drupal
3 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.67%) Stata
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
3 4 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.00%) SPSS
5 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (4.00%) Unica
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (2.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) FTP
2 3 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.67%) NAS
3 2 (2.67%) SAN
3 2 (2.67%) SMS
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.33%) DHCP
4 1 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (1.33%) HTTP
4 1 (1.33%) IMAP
4 1 (1.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.33%) LDAP
4 1 (1.33%) MRTG
4 1 (1.33%) SMTP
4 1 (1.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 19 (25.33%) Big Data
3 16 (21.33%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (16.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (9.33%) Base SAS
7 6 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (6.67%) GIS
8 5 (6.67%) QGIS
8 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (5.33%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (4.00%) SAS EBI
10 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (2.67%) Cloudera CDH
11 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.67%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) ERwin
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (14.67%) Marketing
4 9 (12.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Games
5 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (36.00%) Analyst
2 15 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 12 (16.00%) Developer
4 8 (10.67%) SAS Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Service Manager
5 7 (9.33%) Consultant
6 6 (8.00%) SAS Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) SQL Data Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Administrator
7 5 (6.67%) Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Information Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Information Services Manager
7 5 (6.67%) SAS Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Spatial Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Campaign Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Data Scientist
9 3 (4.00%) SAS Data Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 3 (4.00%) XML
3 2 (2.67%) NumPy
3 2 (2.67%) Pandas
3 2 (2.67%) scikit-learn
4 1 (1.33%) Middleware
4 1 (1.33%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.00%) Statistics
3 6 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 5 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.00%) Credit Risk
5 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.67%) CCTV
6 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.33%) PKI
7 1 (1.33%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.33%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.33%) Social Media
7 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.00%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) Unix
3 5 (6.67%) MVS
4 3 (4.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.67%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows
6 1 (1.33%) CentOS
6 1 (1.33%) Debian
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Analytics
2 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
3 16 (21.33%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (16.00%) ETL
5 10 (13.33%) Data Management
5 10 (13.33%) ITIL
6 8 (10.67%) Data Modelling
6 8 (10.67%) Incident Management
6 8 (10.67%) Service Management
6 8 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.33%) Migration
8 6 (8.00%) Data Analytics
9 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (6.67%) Information Management
9 5 (6.67%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.67%) Spatial Analysis
9 5 (6.67%) Web Analytics
10 4 (5.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 20 (26.67%) R
3 13 (17.33%) Python
4 8 (10.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.33%) MATLAB
6 6 (8.00%) C
7 5 (6.67%) C#
7 5 (6.67%) C++
7 5 (6.67%) Java
7 5 (6.67%) VB
8 3 (4.00%) VBA
9 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.67%) Perl
9 2 (2.67%) SAS Macro
10 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.33%) Korn
10 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.33%) ACCA
3 1 (1.33%) CCA
3 1 (1.33%) CIMA
3 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) PhD
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.33%) IFRS
2 4 (5.33%) IFRS 9
3 2 (2.67%) SLA
4 1 (1.33%) GPG13
4 1 (1.33%) IAS 39
4 1 (1.33%) QA
4 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.33%) Ceph
2 1 (1.33%) Dovecot
2 1 (1.33%) iptables
2 1 (1.33%) KVM
2 1 (1.33%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.33%) Squid
2 1 (1.33%) vCloud
2 1 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.33%) Veritas File System
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Nagios
2 1 (1.33%) Ansible
2 1 (1.33%) Cacti
2 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) RANCID
2 1 (1.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (16.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.00%) Alterian
4 3 (4.00%) Epiphany
4 3 (4.00%) IBM
4 3 (4.00%) Tableau
4 3 (4.00%) Teradata
5 2 (2.67%) Adobe
5 2 (2.67%) Brocade
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco
5 2 (2.67%) DataFlux
5 2 (2.67%) Ericsson
5 2 (2.67%) Google
5 2 (2.67%) NetApp
5 2 (2.67%) Nimble Storage
5 2 (2.67%) Omniture
5 2 (2.67%) Optimizely
5 2 (2.67%) Sun
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