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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 33 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing SAS 7 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.10% 2.23% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.29% 13.79% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Average daily rate £450 £460 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +48.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
SAS
Wiltshire

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
68 58 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.36% 16.20% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 60
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £479 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.89% -34.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

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 28 April 2016.

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 20 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (54.55%) Quality Management
4 6 (54.55%) Data Governance
4 6 (54.55%) Data Quality
4 6 (54.55%) Metadata Management
4 6 (54.55%) Base SAS
4 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) Validation
4 6 (54.55%) Data Management
4 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) Base SAS
3 3 (27.27%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Data Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Management Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) SAS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAS Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Risk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior SAS Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Data Governance
2 6 (54.55%) Data Management
2 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
2 6 (54.55%) Metadata Management
2 6 (54.55%) Quality Management
2 6 (54.55%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) Data Quality