The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 112 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing SAS 13 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.90% 2.03% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Average daily rate £433 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.94% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £370 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £434 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
SAS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
449 344 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.73% 15.96% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 178 171
Average daily rate £450 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Shropshire - 7 £415 -
Birmingham -3 3 £419 -2.61% 12
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £450 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) Unix
3 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Hadoop
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
5 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (29.17%) Informatica
6 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (20.83%) Pentaho
8 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
8 5 (20.83%) ETL
8 5 (20.83%) Java
8 5 (20.83%) Perl
8 5 (20.83%) VMware
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Migration
9 4 (16.67%) XML
9 4 (16.67%) IBM
9 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
9 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 4 (16.67%) Statistics
9 4 (16.67%) Big Data
9 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.50%) HDFS

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (12.50%) Apache Pig
1 3 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Documentum
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SPSS
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) Hadoop
2 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
4 5 (20.83%) Pentaho
5 4 (16.67%) Big Data
6 3 (12.50%) Sqoop
7 2 (8.33%) Base SAS
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA
7 2 (8.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.17%) OLAP
8 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
1 3 (12.50%) PVCS
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Programmer
3 3 (12.50%) SAS Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Operator
4 2 (8.33%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Hadoop Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Mainframe Operator
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Database Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) REST
3 2 (8.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) Statistics
2 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk
3 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) ETL
4 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Data Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 3 (12.50%) R
4 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.50%) VBA
5 2 (8.33%) JCL
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) SAS Macro
6 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Flume
1 3 (12.50%) HDFS
2 2 (8.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (8.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) OpenView
1 2 (8.33%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Informatica
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) Cloudera
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) Intel
6 2 (8.33%) Lotus
6 2 (8.33%) Platfora
6 2 (8.33%) SAP
6 2 (8.33%) Tableau
6 2 (8.33%) Teradata
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago