Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAS System
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 134 165
Rank change year-on-year -14 +31 +7
Contract jobs citing SAS 16 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.40% 0.63% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% 4.13% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 15
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £317 £318 £284
90th Percentile £465 £475 £635
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £450
% change year-on-year +5.59% -10.56% +12.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £17.75 £33.50 -
% change year-on-year -47.01% - -

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 545 581 846
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.77% 15.33% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 263 509
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +4.58%
10th Percentile £245 £259 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £430 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +5.52% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -4.00% -43.82%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.32
90th Percentile £48.58 £55.65 £49.97
South East median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.43% - -7.89%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Berkshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAS in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Berkshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Berkshire

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Berkshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell 0 3 £500 +17.65%
Reading -5 3 £340 -20.00% 1
Newbury -17 2 - -
Slough - 2 £363 - 2
Maidenhead -3 1 £413 +50.00%
Windsor - 1 £350 -
SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (56.25%) Analytics
2 9 (56.25%) R
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 6 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 5 (31.25%) Big Data
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Teradata
6 4 (25.00%) Marketing
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) SPSS
6 4 (25.00%) SAP
6 4 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 4 (25.00%) Decision Tree
7 3 (18.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (18.75%) High Availability
7 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
7 3 (18.75%) SAP HANA
7 3 (18.75%) HBase
7 3 (18.75%) Redis
7 3 (18.75%) Mahout
7 3 (18.75%) Vertica
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) Visualisation

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (18.75%) Apache Pig
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SPSS
2 2 (12.50%) Pipeline Pilot
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Clinical
1 1 (6.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 5 (31.25%) Big Data
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (18.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (18.75%) Apache Hive
4 3 (18.75%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (18.75%) Base SAS
4 3 (18.75%) HBase
4 3 (18.75%) Mahout
4 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 3 (18.75%) Pentaho
4 3 (18.75%) Redis
4 3 (18.75%) SAP HANA
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (18.75%) Sqoop
4 3 (18.75%) Triplestore
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Billing
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) German Language
4 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Data Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Insight Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) SAS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Spotfire Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Clinical Data Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Report Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Spotfire Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 2 (12.50%) D3.js
1 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (12.50%) Social Media
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 1 (6.25%) IVR
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Analytics
2 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Decision Tree
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Security
5 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 3 (18.75%) High Availability
5 3 (18.75%) MapReduce
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Presales
5 3 (18.75%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) Logistic Regression
6 2 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) R
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) F#
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Teradata
3 3 (18.75%) Informatica
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Talend
3 3 (18.75%) Vertica
4 2 (12.50%) Tableau
5 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
5 1 (6.25%) Dataiku
5 1 (6.25%) Genesys
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (6.25%) Netezza
5 1 (6.25%) RapidMiner