Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 137 160
Rank change year-on-year -22 +23 +4
Contract jobs citing SAS 11 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.28% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.00% 2.73% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 12
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -12.12% +3.13%
10th Percentile £328 £349 £307
90th Percentile £465 £431 £675
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £50.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -56.00% +143.90% -47.10%

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 551 550 826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.12% 14.36% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 291 460
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £242 £269 £270
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.27% -2.00% -21.88%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.90 £11.35
90th Percentile £50.50 £45.53 £22.40
South East median hourly rate £22.20 £17.50 £19.72
% change year-on-year +26.83% -11.25% -1.41%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
Reading -9 2 £353 -2.76%
Slough - 2 £363 - 2
Bracknell +1 1 £500 -
Maidenhead -5 1 £413 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £350 -
SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (63.64%) R
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 4 (36.36%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
5 3 (27.27%) Base SAS
5 3 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data
5 3 (27.27%) Data Management
5 3 (27.27%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Decision Tree
6 2 (18.18%) Social Media Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) SAP
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
6 2 (18.18%) SPSS
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Teradata
6 2 (18.18%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis

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 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SPSS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
1 4 (36.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (27.27%) Base SAS
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
3 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) HBase
4 1 (9.09%) Mahout
4 1 (9.09%) Pentaho
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Redis
4 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) German Language
3 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) SAS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Report Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior SAS Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Statistical Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Biotechnology
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) IVR
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Data Management
4 3 (27.27%) Decision Tree
4 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
4 3 (27.27%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (18.18%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (18.18%) Multivariate Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Predictive Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Social Media Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) R
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) F#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) Tableau
1 2 (18.18%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) Cloudera
2 1 (9.09%) Dataiku
2 1 (9.09%) Genesys
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (9.09%) RapidMiner
2 1 (9.09%) Talend
2 1 (9.09%) Vertica