Period
to 15 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAS Developer was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 102 98
Rank change year-on-year -22 -4 +8
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 7 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.32% 0.66% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.70% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 4
Bristol median daily rate £415 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.79% +7.06% -
10th Percentile £388 £413 £413
90th Percentile £495 £475 £438
South West median daily rate £400 £460 £425
% change year-on-year -13.04% +8.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 2,092 1,861 1,597
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 94.85% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,450 1,259 1,121
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £238
90th Percentile £550 £525 £560
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 62 81
Bristol median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -27.08% +47.69%
10th Percentile £14.50 £11.78 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.75 £50.23 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £35.63 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +29.55% +4.76% -12.50%

SAS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured SAS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Developer in Bristol

SAS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Developer in Bristol

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, SAS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring SAS Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SAS
2 6 (85.71%) Base SAS
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (57.14%) ProC
4 4 (57.14%) PROC SQL
5 3 (42.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (28.57%) Change Management
6 2 (28.57%) Banking
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
7 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (14.29%) Netezza
7 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 1 (14.29%) Teradata
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

SAS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Base SAS
2 5 (71.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (42.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ProC
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PROC SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Netezza
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Teradata