Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 145 155
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 +8
Contract jobs citing SAS 8 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.20% 0.47% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.43% 3.15% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 12
Berkshire median daily rate £456 £363 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.86% -29.27% +51.85%
10th Percentile £357 £356 £351
90th Percentile £519 £458 £675
South East median daily rate £475 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £32.50 £80.25
% change year-on-year -32.31% -59.50% +107.10%

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 559 604 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.22% 15.04% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 319 415
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £264 £279 £259
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +9.38% -2.44% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 39 35
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.00% - -26.47%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.15 £11.55
90th Percentile £46.83 £38.30 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £29.00 £18.26 £21.33
% change year-on-year +58.82% -14.38% +14.17%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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
Maidenhead +1 3 £475 -
Reading -20 1 £353 -2.76%
Slough - 1 £400 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £500 -
SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) Informatica
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) OLAP
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Ab Initio
1 3 (37.50%) R
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) Talend
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SPSS
3 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Biotechnology
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) OLAP
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Talend Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Statistical Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior SAS Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Statistical Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Biotechnology
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Decision Tree
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Personalization
3 1 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Recommender Systems
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) R
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Ab Initio
1 3 (37.50%) Informatica
1 3 (37.50%) Talend