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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 230 211 176
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -35
Contract jobs citing SAS 32 62 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.65% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.99% 3.89% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 40
Median daily rate £425 £409 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £350 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £598 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.68 £29.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-63.59% +30.40%
SAS
England

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
1610 1594 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.24% 16.64% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 985 913
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
Median hourly rate £27.50 £18.68 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.21% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.22 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £36.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +1 13 £425 +6.25%
Berkshire +1 9 £400 +6.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 3 £283 -38.91%
East Sussex +6 2 £550 +15.78% 1
West Sussex -9 1 £400 -40.18% 2
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 South East region with a requirement for SAS.

1 61 (57.01%) SQL
2 41 (38.32%) Oracle
3 36 (33.64%) Finance
3 36 (33.64%) Analytics
4 30 (28.04%) Data Analysis
5 29 (27.10%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (23.36%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (21.50%) Data Quality
7 23 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (20.56%) MS Excel
9 20 (18.69%) Data Modelling
9 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
10 17 (15.89%) BusinessObjects
10 17 (15.89%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (14.95%) Project Management
11 16 (14.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 16 (14.95%) Big Data
12 15 (14.02%) Banking
13 14 (13.08%) MS PowerPoint
13 14 (13.08%) QlikView
14 13 (12.15%) Java
15 12 (11.21%) Python
15 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
15 12 (11.21%) Security Cleared
15 12 (11.21%) R
16 11 (10.28%) Visualisation
16 11 (10.28%) System Testing
16 11 (10.28%) Linux
17 10 (9.35%) Unix

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 5 (4.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.80%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.87%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (9.35%) SPSS
4 6 (5.61%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.74%) MS Office
6 2 (1.87%) MS Project
7 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.93%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.93%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) VPN
2 2 (1.87%) DHCP
2 2 (1.87%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.93%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) NAS
3 1 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.93%) SAN
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) WAN
3 1 (0.93%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.10%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (15.89%) BusinessObjects
2 17 (15.89%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (14.95%) Big Data
3 16 (14.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 14 (13.08%) QlikView
5 9 (8.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
6 8 (7.48%) Base SAS
6 8 (7.48%) Hadoop
7 7 (6.54%) BusinessObjects XI
7 7 (6.54%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.67%) PowerPivot
10 4 (3.74%) OLAP
11 3 (2.80%) Apache Hive
11 3 (2.80%) DataStage
11 3 (2.80%) IBM InfoSphere
11 3 (2.80%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (2.80%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.93%) ProC
2 1 (0.93%) Subversion
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (33.64%) Finance
2 15 (14.02%) Banking
3 8 (7.48%) Retail
4 6 (5.61%) Marketing
4 6 (5.61%) Retail Banking
5 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.80%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (44.86%) Analyst
2 21 (19.63%) Developer
3 19 (17.76%) Business Analyst
3 19 (17.76%) Data Analyst
4 16 (14.95%) SAS Developer
5 15 (14.02%) SAS Analyst
6 10 (9.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 9 (8.41%) SQL Analyst
8 8 (7.48%) Data Scientist
9 7 (6.54%) Data Business Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Insight Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (5.61%) QlikView Analyst
10 6 (5.61%) SAS Data Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) Oracle Business Analyst
11 5 (4.67%) SAS Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.61%) XML
2 5 (4.67%) SciPy
3 4 (3.74%) .NET
4 3 (2.80%) NumPy
4 3 (2.80%) Pandas
4 3 (2.80%) scikit-learn
5 1 (0.93%) DHTML
5 1 (0.93%) HTML
5 1 (0.93%) MLlib
5 1 (0.93%) ODBC
5 1 (0.93%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.93%) spray
5 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.28%) Visualisation
3 8 (7.48%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.48%) Data Integration
3 8 (7.48%) Statistics
4 7 (6.54%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.80%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (2.80%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.80%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.80%) Smart Energy
8 2 (1.87%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.93%) Clustering
9 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.93%) Economics
9 1 (0.93%) FMCG
9 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.28%) Linux
2 10 (9.35%) Unix
3 9 (8.41%) Windows
4 3 (2.80%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.93%) MVS
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Analytics
2 30 (28.04%) Data Analysis
3 25 (23.36%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (18.69%) Data Modelling
5 16 (14.95%) Project Management
6 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (10.28%) System Testing
8 10 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (9.35%) Business Analysis
8 10 (9.35%) Release Management
9 9 (8.41%) ETL
9 9 (8.41%) Scrum
10 6 (5.61%) Actionable Insight
10 6 (5.61%) Data Analytics
10 6 (5.61%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (4.67%) Data Management
11 5 (4.67%) Machine Learning
11 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.67%) Validation
12 4 (3.74%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (57.01%) SQL
2 13 (12.15%) Java
3 12 (11.21%) Python
3 12 (11.21%) R
4 10 (9.35%) T-SQL
4 10 (9.35%) VBA
5 7 (6.54%) VB
6 6 (5.61%) C#
6 6 (5.61%) C++
7 5 (4.67%) C
8 4 (3.74%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.74%) Perl
9 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) Ruby
11 1 (0.93%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.93%) Scala
11 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
1 12 (11.21%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.48%) Degree
3 3 (2.80%) ISEB
3 3 (2.80%) PhD
3 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.93%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) GridGain
1 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 41 (38.32%) Oracle
2 20 (18.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.48%) Teradata
4 6 (5.61%) Cognos
4 6 (5.61%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (4.67%) Tableau
6 4 (3.74%) SAP
7 3 (2.80%) F5
7 3 (2.80%) HP
7 3 (2.80%) IBM
8 2 (1.87%) Informatica
8 2 (1.87%) Planview
9 1 (0.93%) Capita
9 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.93%) Cisco
9 1 (0.93%) Citrix
9 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.93%) Netezza
9 1 (0.93%) SunGard
9 1 (0.93%) VMware
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