The first table below looks at the demand for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 South East 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 181 176 188
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing SAS 58 62 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.74% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.71% 4.28% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 28 30
Average daily rate £360 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £341 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £505 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £35.50 £26.25 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.23% -47.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 £51.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -48.52%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1564 1449 1700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.75% 17.27% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 859 788 827
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 93 80
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £29.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
SAS
England

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SAS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +10 20 £380 -1.93%
Surrey -13 15 £350 -16.16% 1
West Sussex - 7 £350 -
Berkshire -16 4 £513 +28.12% 5
East Sussex - 4 £203 -
Middlesex - 3 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £315 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £345 -
Kent - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 38 (35.19%) Oracle
2 36 (33.33%) SQL
3 28 (25.93%) Base SAS
4 24 (22.22%) ETL
5 23 (21.30%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (19.44%) UNIX
7 19 (17.59%) Data Modelling
7 19 (17.59%) Finance
8 18 (16.67%) Data Management
9 17 (15.74%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 16 (14.81%) Marketing
11 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
12 12 (11.11%) Analytics
13 11 (10.19%) Relational Database
13 11 (10.19%) Netezza
13 11 (10.19%) Internet
13 11 (10.19%) PL/SQL
13 11 (10.19%) ITIL
14 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
14 10 (9.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database
15 9 (8.33%) Data Integration
15 9 (8.33%) Web Services
16 8 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
17 7 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
17 7 (6.48%) ITIL V3
17 7 (6.48%) DataFlux
17 7 (6.48%) MCSE
17 7 (6.48%) SPSS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) SPSS
2 4 (3.70%) MS Office
3 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.78%) FastStats
4 1 (0.93%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) Internet
2 7 (6.48%) Intranet
3 4 (3.70%) Firewall
3 4 (3.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.93%) Base SAS
2 23 (21.30%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 11 (10.19%) Relational Database
5 10 (9.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 9 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 7 (6.48%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.78%) QlikView
9 2 (1.85%) MS Access
9 2 (1.85%) OLAP
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.93%) DB2
10 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.93%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.93%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Subversion
2 2 (1.85%) Toad
3 1 (0.93%) PVCS
3 1 (0.93%) ClearCase
General
1 19 (17.59%) Finance
2 16 (14.81%) Marketing
3 10 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Legal
5 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Military
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (38.89%) Analyst
2 22 (20.37%) Developer
3 19 (17.59%) Data Analyst
4 18 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
5 17 (15.74%) SAS Developer
5 17 (15.74%) Programmer
6 14 (12.96%) Consultant
6 14 (12.96%) SAS Programmer
7 11 (10.19%) SAS Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) Applications Specialist
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) SAS Data Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Marketing Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Marketing Data Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Architect
11 3 (2.78%) Analyst Programmer
11 3 (2.78%) Lead Developer
11 3 (2.78%) Data Programmer
11 3 (2.78%) SAS Analyst Programmer
11 3 (2.78%) Senior SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (2.78%) XML
2 3 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.93%) ODBC
3 1 (0.93%) EDI
3 1 (0.93%) Middleware
3 1 (0.93%) WCF
3 1 (0.93%) WPF
3 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.93%) REST
3 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.85%) Replication
4 2 (1.85%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) Neural Network
5 1 (0.93%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) Informatics
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.93%) Open Source
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.44%) UNIX
2 6 (5.56%) Windows
3 5 (4.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.22%) ETL
2 19 (17.59%) Data Modelling
3 18 (16.67%) Data Management
4 17 (15.74%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (11.11%) Analytics
6 11 (10.19%) ITIL
7 8 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (6.48%) ITIL V3
8 7 (6.48%) Migration
9 6 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 6 (5.56%) Direct Marketing
9 6 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.56%) Change Control
10 5 (4.63%) Information Architecture
10 5 (4.63%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.63%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (4.63%) Network Design
10 5 (4.63%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.63%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (10.19%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.78%) SAS Macro
4 2 (1.85%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) Java
5 1 (0.93%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) VBA
5 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) MCSE
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (6.48%) SAS Certification
2 6 (5.56%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.70%) CCA
3 4 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.93%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.93%) CISA
4 1 (0.93%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) CDISC
2 3 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.85%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) GCP
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (35.19%) Oracle
2 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.19%) Netezza
4 7 (6.48%) DataFlux
4 7 (6.48%) Teradata
5 5 (4.63%) VMware
5 5 (4.63%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.63%) SAP
6 4 (3.70%) Cisco
6 4 (3.70%) Alterian
6 4 (3.70%) Citrix
6 4 (3.70%) Juniper
6 4 (3.70%) WatchGuard
6 4 (3.70%) Veeam
7 3 (2.78%) Informatica
7 3 (2.78%) Cognos
8 2 (1.85%) EMC
8 2 (1.85%) NetApp
8 2 (1.85%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.85%) Isilon
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