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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 164 198 162
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -36
Contract jobs citing SAS 79 32 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 0.38% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.64% 2.32% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 22 53
Average daily rate
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£380 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £397
% change year-on-year
+6.31% -5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -14.28%
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1702 1378 1653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.49% 16.26% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 760 809
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 85 82
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.26 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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 30 July 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
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 30 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +21 30 £419 -
Surrey -3 15 £375 -4.45% 7
Buckinghamshire - 11 £331 - 3
East Sussex +2 7 £383 -10.00% 2
Middlesex - 6 - -
Berkshire -1 4 £395 -16.84% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £296 -
Sussex - 1 £420 -
West Sussex - - - - 3
Thames Valley - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 62 (44.93%) SQL
2 48 (34.78%) Base SAS
3 40 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (26.09%) Oracle
5 33 (23.91%) Finance
6 31 (22.46%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (17.39%) Microsoft
8 21 (15.22%) SQL Server
8 21 (15.22%) PL/SQL
9 20 (14.49%) Data Management
10 19 (13.77%) ETL
11 18 (13.04%) Data Modelling
11 18 (13.04%) UNIX
12 13 (9.42%) SAS Macro
12 13 (9.42%) Analytics
12 13 (9.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 12 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 12 (8.70%) Marketing
13 12 (8.70%) MS Excel
13 12 (8.70%) Business Objects
14 11 (7.97%) Internet
14 11 (7.97%) Data Analysis
15 10 (7.25%) Netezza
15 10 (7.25%) CDISC
15 10 (7.25%) Telecoms
16 9 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (6.52%) Web Services
16 9 (6.52%) ITIL
16 9 (6.52%) Cognos
16 9 (6.52%) QlikView

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (3.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.72%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.07%) MS Office
3 6 (4.35%) SPSS
4 3 (2.17%) FastStats
5 2 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.72%) MS Project
6 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.72%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.72%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.72%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.97%) Internet
2 7 (5.07%) Intranet
3 5 (3.62%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.90%) Firewall
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (34.78%) Base SAS
2 31 (22.46%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (15.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 12 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 9 (6.52%) QlikView
7 8 (5.80%) Spotfire
7 8 (5.80%) Data Mining
8 7 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (5.07%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.45%) PowerCenter
13 2 (1.45%) MS Access
13 2 (1.45%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Subversion
2 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.72%) Toad
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (23.91%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Marketing
3 10 (7.25%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.90%) Banking
6 3 (2.17%) Military
6 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.17%) Retail
7 2 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (36.96%) Analyst
2 29 (21.01%) Developer
3 26 (18.84%) SAS Developer
4 25 (18.12%) Consultant
5 20 (14.49%) SAS Consultant
6 18 (13.04%) SAS Analyst
7 16 (11.59%) Data Analyst
8 14 (10.14%) Programmer
9 11 (7.97%) SAS Programmer
10 9 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 8 (5.80%) Business Analyst
12 7 (5.07%) Applications Specialist
12 7 (5.07%) Architect
12 7 (5.07%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 4 (2.90%) MI Analyst
14 3 (2.17%) Technical Architect
14 3 (2.17%) Senior Developer
14 3 (2.17%) Business Data Analyst
14 3 (2.17%) SAS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.52%) Web Services
2 6 (4.35%) XML
3 4 (2.90%) .NET
3 4 (2.90%) HTML
4 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.72%) CSS
5 1 (0.72%) EDI
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.35%) Visualisation
2 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.62%) Statistics
4 3 (2.17%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.17%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.45%) Open Source
5 2 (1.45%) iSeries
5 2 (1.45%) Replication
5 2 (1.45%) AS400
6 1 (0.72%) DTV
6 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.72%) NHS
6 1 (0.72%) FMCG
6 1 (0.72%) Neural Network
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.04%) UNIX
2 8 (5.80%) Linux
3 3 (2.17%) Windows
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.99%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (14.49%) Data Management
3 19 (13.77%) ETL
4 18 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 13 (9.42%) Analytics
6 11 (7.97%) Data Analysis
7 9 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.52%) ITIL
8 7 (5.07%) Migration
8 7 (5.07%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (5.07%) ITIL V3
9 6 (4.35%) Change Control
9 6 (4.35%) Business Analysis
9 6 (4.35%) Data Mapping
9 6 (4.35%) Project Management
10 5 (3.62%) Predictive Analytics
10 5 (3.62%) Network Design
11 4 (2.90%) Direct Marketing
11 4 (2.90%) Data Protection
12 3 (2.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (44.93%) SQL
2 21 (15.22%) PL/SQL
3 13 (9.42%) SAS Macro
4 3 (2.17%) C#
5 2 (1.45%) Java
6 1 (0.72%) PHP
6 1 (0.72%) VBA
6 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (5.80%) SAS Certification
2 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.07%) MCSE
3 6 (4.35%) Degree
3 6 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.90%) CCA
4 4 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.45%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.72%) CISA
7 1 (0.72%) ISEB
7 1 (0.72%) CISSP
7 1 (0.72%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) CDISC
2 5 (3.62%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.90%) QA
4 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.72%) Basel II
4 1 (0.72%) GCP
4 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) CRD IV
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.72%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (26.09%) Oracle
2 24 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.70%) Business Objects
4 10 (7.25%) Netezza
5 9 (6.52%) Cognos
6 6 (4.35%) Teradata
6 6 (4.35%) SAP
7 5 (3.62%) VMware
7 5 (3.62%) Veeam
7 5 (3.62%) Alterian
8 4 (2.90%) DataFlux
8 4 (2.90%) WatchGuard
8 4 (2.90%) Cisco
8 4 (2.90%) Juniper
8 4 (2.90%) Citrix
9 3 (2.17%) Informatica
9 3 (2.17%) Tableau
10 2 (1.45%) Progress
10 2 (1.45%) Adobe
10 2 (1.45%) Ab Initio
Brighton, East Sussex
Robert Walters
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £215.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago