The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 115 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing SAS 24 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 1.20% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.58% 7.34% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 29
Median daily rate £388 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £389
% change year-on-year
- +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
524 504 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.58% 16.37% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 344 330
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 21
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.55% +9.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.45 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.00 £41.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

SAS
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 across the South West region.

SAS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Gloucestershire -6 9 £275 -25.92%
Devon - 6 £438 - 1
Bristol -6 5 £375 -2.59% 6
Wiltshire -7 3 £450 +5.88%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West region with a requirement for SAS.

1 31 (62.00%) SQL
2 27 (54.00%) Finance
3 21 (42.00%) Data Analysis
4 14 (28.00%) Java
5 13 (26.00%) C++
5 13 (26.00%) Python
5 13 (26.00%) MATLAB
5 13 (26.00%) Base SAS
5 13 (26.00%) R
6 12 (24.00%) Degree
7 11 (22.00%) Teradata
7 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (20.00%) C#
8 10 (20.00%) Oracle
8 10 (20.00%) JIRA
8 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (18.00%) Ruby
9 9 (18.00%) QA
9 9 (18.00%) Scrum
9 9 (18.00%) Objective-C
9 9 (18.00%) PL/SQL
9 9 (18.00%) CSS
9 9 (18.00%) C
9 9 (18.00%) HTML
10 8 (16.00%) OOP
10 8 (16.00%) OO
10 8 (16.00%) Apple
10 8 (16.00%) Mobile App
10 8 (16.00%) DevOps

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) SPSS
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) Base SAS
2 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (8.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (6.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 27 (54.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
2 7 (14.00%) Marketing
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Analyst
2 16 (32.00%) Developer
3 11 (22.00%) SAS Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (16.00%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (14.00%) Consultant
8 5 (10.00%) Data Consultant
8 5 (10.00%) SAS Developer
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (10.00%) Test Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Data Scientist
9 4 (8.00%) Management Consultant
10 3 (6.00%) Credit Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Customer Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) CSS
1 9 (18.00%) HTML
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) AOM
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (14.00%) Mainframe
4 6 (12.00%) Credit Risk
5 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Data Analysis
2 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.00%) Scrum
4 8 (16.00%) DevOps
4 8 (16.00%) Line Management
4 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (16.00%) OO
4 8 (16.00%) OOP
5 7 (14.00%) Analytics
6 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (12.00%) Migration
7 5 (10.00%) Data Governance
7 5 (10.00%) Data Management
7 5 (10.00%) Metadata Management
7 5 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (10.00%) Validation
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analytics
8 4 (8.00%) Machine Learning
8 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 13 (26.00%) C++
3 13 (26.00%) MATLAB
3 13 (26.00%) Python
3 13 (26.00%) R
4 10 (20.00%) C#
5 9 (18.00%) C
5 9 (18.00%) Objective-C
5 9 (18.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (18.00%) Ruby
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) SAS Macro
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
2 5 (10.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) Basel II
3 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Teradata
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle
3 8 (16.00%) Apple
4 2 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Alterian
5 1 (2.00%) Chordiant
5 1 (2.00%) Epiphany
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
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