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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 191 177 184
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing SAS 59 60 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.61% 0.72% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.67% 4.17% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 28 33
Average daily rate £350 £388 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.44%
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
1606 1438 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.58% 17.18% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 766 847
Average daily rate £350 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 95 80
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £32.50 £41.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 18 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 18 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 18 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 +8 20 £380 -1.93% 3
Surrey -17 15 £350 -12.50% 5
West Sussex - 7 £350 - 3
Berkshire -13 4 £513 +28.12% 4
East Sussex - 4 £203 - 2
Middlesex - 3 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £315 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £345 - 5
Kent - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 41 (36.94%) Oracle
2 37 (33.33%) SQL
3 29 (26.13%) Base SAS
4 25 (22.52%) ETL
5 22 (19.82%) UNIX
5 22 (19.82%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (18.02%) Finance
6 20 (18.02%) Data Modelling
7 18 (16.22%) Data Management
8 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
9 16 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (14.41%) Marketing
10 13 (11.71%) Internet
10 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
11 12 (10.81%) PL/SQL
11 12 (10.81%) ITIL
11 12 (10.81%) Netezza
11 12 (10.81%) Analytics
12 11 (9.91%) Web Services
12 11 (9.91%) Telecoms
12 11 (9.91%) Relational Database
13 9 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
13 9 (8.11%) MCSE
13 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (8.11%) Oracle Database
13 9 (8.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 9 (8.11%) Data Integration
14 8 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (7.21%) Intranet
14 8 (7.21%) Windows

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (4.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) SPSS
2 3 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) MS Office
2 3 (2.70%) FastStats
3 1 (0.90%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.90%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.71%) Internet
2 8 (7.21%) Intranet
3 4 (3.60%) iSCSI
3 4 (3.60%) Firewall
4 1 (0.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.13%) Base SAS
2 22 (19.82%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.91%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.11%) Oracle Database
5 9 (8.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 7 (6.31%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.70%) QlikView
8 2 (1.80%) MS Access
8 2 (1.80%) OLAP
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.90%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.90%) DB2
9 1 (0.90%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.90%) Big Data
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Subversion
1 2 (1.80%) Toad
2 1 (0.90%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.90%) PVCS
General
1 20 (18.02%) Finance
2 16 (14.41%) Marketing
3 11 (9.91%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.70%) Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Retail
6 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
6 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.90%) Military
7 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (37.84%) Analyst
2 22 (19.82%) Developer
3 19 (17.12%) Data Analyst
4 18 (16.22%) Programmer
4 18 (16.22%) SAS Analyst
5 17 (15.32%) SAS Developer
6 15 (13.51%) SAS Programmer
7 14 (12.61%) Consultant
8 11 (9.91%) SAS Consultant
9 9 (8.11%) Applications Specialist
10 7 (6.31%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (4.50%) SAS Data Analyst
12 4 (3.60%) Marketing Analyst
12 4 (3.60%) Marketing Data Analyst
12 4 (3.60%) Architect
13 3 (2.70%) Lead Developer
13 3 (2.70%) Analyst Programmer
13 3 (2.70%) SAS Analyst Programmer
13 3 (2.70%) Senior SAS Analyst
13 3 (2.70%) Data Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.91%) Web Services
2 3 (2.70%) XML
2 3 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (0.90%) Middleware
3 1 (0.90%) EDI
3 1 (0.90%) ODBC
3 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (0.90%) REST
3 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.90%) WCF
3 1 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Data Integration
2 8 (7.21%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.31%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.70%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.80%) Replication
5 2 (1.80%) NHS
6 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.90%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.90%) FMCG
6 1 (0.90%) Open Source
6 1 (0.90%) Neural Network
6 1 (0.90%) Statistics
6 1 (0.90%) Informatics
6 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) UNIX
2 8 (7.21%) Windows
3 4 (3.60%) Linux
4 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.52%) ETL
2 20 (18.02%) Data Modelling
3 18 (16.22%) Data Management
4 16 (14.41%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (10.81%) ITIL
5 12 (10.81%) Analytics
6 8 (7.21%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (6.31%) Migration
7 7 (6.31%) Change Control
7 7 (6.31%) ITIL V3
8 6 (5.41%) Direct Marketing
8 6 (5.41%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.50%) Information Architecture
9 5 (4.50%) Network Design
9 5 (4.50%) Data Analysis
9 5 (4.50%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (4.50%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.33%) SQL
2 12 (10.81%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.70%) SAS Macro
4 2 (1.80%) C#
5 1 (0.90%) Java
5 1 (0.90%) PHP
5 1 (0.90%) VBA
5 1 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) MCSE
1 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.31%) SAS Certification
3 6 (5.41%) Degree
3 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.60%) CCA
4 4 (3.60%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.80%) MCITP
6 1 (0.90%) CISSP
6 1 (0.90%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.90%) CISA
6 1 (0.90%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) CDISC
2 3 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.80%) QA
4 1 (0.90%) GCP
4 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (36.94%) Oracle
2 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.81%) Netezza
4 7 (6.31%) Teradata
4 7 (6.31%) DataFlux
5 5 (4.50%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.50%) SAP
5 5 (4.50%) VMware
6 4 (3.60%) WatchGuard
6 4 (3.60%) Alterian
6 4 (3.60%) Veeam
6 4 (3.60%) Citrix
6 4 (3.60%) Juniper
6 4 (3.60%) Cisco
7 3 (2.70%) Informatica
7 3 (2.70%) Cognos
8 2 (1.80%) Unica
8 2 (1.80%) Tableau
8 2 (1.80%) Isilon
8 2 (1.80%) Ab Initio
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