The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 61 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing SAS 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.58% 1.62% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.15% 10.96% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £480 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +32.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £316 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £506 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 -
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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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
127 73 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.41% 14.81% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 39 33
Average daily rate £400 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 - £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -12 4 £350 -30.00% 10
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) Analytics
4 9 (40.91%) Credit Risk
4 9 (40.91%) Banking
5 8 (36.36%) Retail
6 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
7 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
8 3 (13.64%) .NET
8 3 (13.64%) MS Office
8 3 (13.64%) UNIX
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) CRM
8 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) C#
8 3 (13.64%) Marketing
8 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
8 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) SAS Macro
8 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
8 3 (13.64%) Customer Insight
9 2 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
9 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 3 (13.64%) MS Office
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 4 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (4.55%) Base SAS
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Banking
3 8 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
5 3 (13.64%) Marketing
5 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Data Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Head of Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) SAS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) MI Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Credit Risk
2 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) Customer Insight
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Propensity Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) SAS Macro
3 2 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
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