The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Swindon 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 45 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.48% 1.48% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.44% 11.54% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.28%
Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
45 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.74% 12.84% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 35 29
Average daily rate £325 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £311 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
SAS
Wiltshire

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
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 23 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) LDAP
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) X.509
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Guice
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LDAP
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Mockito
1 3 (50.00%) Gradle
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SAS Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Developer
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) Guice
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
1 3 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Unica