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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 110 100 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Contract jobs citing SAS 29 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.02% 1.02% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% 5.26% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 24
Median daily rate £475 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
- +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
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
532 494 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.71% 19.43% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 294 203
Median daily rate £400 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 39
Median hourly rate £11.50 £20.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.90% +26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £29.00 £24.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 8 £425 +4.61% 6
Wolverhampton +5 6 £425 -13.70%
Coventry -8 4 £438 +34.61% 1
Shropshire -34 4 £505 -
Warwickshire - 1 £591 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SAS.

1 19 (39.58%) Hadoop
2 14 (29.17%) Pentaho
3 13 (27.08%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) Oracle
4 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (25.00%) Cloudera
5 11 (22.92%) REST
5 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (22.92%) Credit Risk
5 11 (22.92%) VMware
6 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 10 (20.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 9 (18.75%) Unix
8 8 (16.67%) Informatica
9 7 (14.58%) Data Integration
9 7 (14.58%) Data Architecture
9 7 (14.58%) Data Structures
9 7 (14.58%) Platfora
10 6 (12.50%) Analytics
10 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.50%) Finance
10 6 (12.50%) Java
10 6 (12.50%) Big Data
10 6 (12.50%) Data Management
10 6 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
11 5 (10.42%) Apache Flume

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
1 2 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) DMVPN
2 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) Hadoop
2 14 (29.17%) Pentaho
3 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (20.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (12.50%) Big Data
6 5 (10.42%) Apache Hive
6 5 (10.42%) RDBMS
6 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
6 5 (10.42%) Sqoop
7 4 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (6.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (4.17%) QlikView
9 2 (4.17%) SAP BI
9 2 (4.17%) Spotfire
10 1 (2.08%) Base SAS
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.08%) SAS EBI
10 1 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
1 3 (6.25%) PVCS
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Automotive
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Architect
2 13 (27.08%) Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Hadoop Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Big Data Architect
6 5 (10.42%) Data Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Risk Business Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) SAS Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) SAS Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) Credit Risk
2 7 (14.58%) Data Integration
2 7 (14.58%) Data Structures
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.25%) Economics
5 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.17%) Statistics
5 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.08%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.58%) Data Architecture
4 6 (12.50%) Analytics
4 6 (12.50%) Data Management
4 6 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 5 (10.42%) Test Strategy
6 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) Fault Management
7 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.25%) Visual Analytics
8 2 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.17%) Time Management
8 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 6 (12.50%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.33%) SAS Macro
6 3 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (2.08%) Korn
7 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) CCNA
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Basel III
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Apache Flume
1 5 (10.42%) HDFS
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 11 (22.92%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) Informatica
5 7 (14.58%) Platfora
6 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.25%) Cisco
6 3 (6.25%) Juniper
6 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.17%) Cognos
7 2 (4.17%) IBM
7 2 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (4.17%) SAP
7 2 (4.17%) Tableau
7 2 (4.17%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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