The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 37 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.76% 0.51% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 4.35% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.32% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +28.20%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
54 46 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 13.60% 11.79% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 31
Average daily rate £368 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £288 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.75 £37.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +177.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Base SAS
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Retail
5 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) SAS Macro
7 2 (14.29%) Line Management
7 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) SPSS
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Statistics
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
8 1 (7.14%) Use Case
8 1 (7.14%) Release Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Base SAS
2 3 (21.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (7.14%) OLAP
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SAS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Modeller
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Statistics
1 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Economics
2 1 (7.14%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Time Series Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) SAS Macro
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Hyperion
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle