The first table below looks at the demand for the SAS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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 Job Titles advertised for the South West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Developer
Rank 133 125 141
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.089% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Average daily rate £350 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £450 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3096 2254 3356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.14% 94.43% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1865 1342 1944
Average daily rate £350 £343 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 153 247
Average hourly rate £19.31 £15.10 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.88% -39.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
SAS Developer
England

SAS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SAS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SAS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SAS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited SAS Developer in their job title 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 with SAS Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SAS
2 8 (57.14%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
4 5 (35.71%) UNIX
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) SAML
5 4 (28.57%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) Base SAS
6 3 (21.43%) Gradle
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
6 3 (21.43%) Maven
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (21.43%) X.509
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Ant
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript

SAS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited SAS Developer in their job title 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 with SAS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) X.509
2 2 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Base SAS
2 1 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Gradle
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
1 3 (21.43%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Mockito
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) SAML
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
4 1 (7.14%) Guice
4 1 (7.14%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SAS Macro
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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