The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 25 29 33
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing SAS 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.92% 0.53% 2.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.53% 3.70% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £525 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -1.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £43.75

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17 27 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 12.41% 14.44% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 35
Median daily rate £300 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £380 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing SAS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Brighton

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Brighton

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Brighton

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for SAS.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
4 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Data Lineage
5 1 (12.50%) Time Series Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (12.50%) R
5 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) DB2
5 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stata
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SAS Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SAS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Lineage
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) R
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Teradata
2 1 (12.50%) GoldenSource
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle