The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 37 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing SAS 5 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.42% 0.81% 5.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.62% 4.55% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 15
Median daily rate £420 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £455 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £495 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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
89 66 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 25.36% 17.84% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 51 55
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SAS.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Base SAS
2 6 (60.00%) Data Quality
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Validation
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
5 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
5 3 (30.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
6 2 (20.00%) RIA
7 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (10.00%) MS Office
7 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
7 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (10.00%) Data Management
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Statistics
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Stata
7 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Base SAS
2 3 (30.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) SAS Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Modeller
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (20.00%) RIA
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Data Validation
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Metadata Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) EMC VPLEX