Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 November 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.

SAS System
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 81 97
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 -38
Contract jobs citing SAS 26 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.32% 1.29% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 7.61% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 9
Bristol median daily rate £453 £354 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.92% -16.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £378 £313 £280
90th Percentile £497 £438 £516
South West median daily rate £450 £345 £450
% change year-on-year +30.43% -23.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 286 289 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.48% 16.97% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 212 197
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £222 £263 £180
90th Percentile £525 £525 £593
South West median daily rate £380 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +4.83% -2.03% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Bristol median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.00% -80.00% +506.06%
10th Percentile £22.55 £19.10 £51.50
90th Percentile £55.60 £94.50 £125.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +22.81% -27.39% +96.25%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Bristol

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Bristol

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Bristol

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SAS.

1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) Finance
3 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (46.15%) Base SAS
5 8 (30.77%) SAS Macro
5 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (30.77%) SDLC
6 7 (26.92%) PROC SQL
6 7 (26.92%) ProC
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle
6 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (23.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Netezza
7 6 (23.08%) Analytics
8 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
8 5 (19.23%) Data Management
8 5 (19.23%) Change Management
8 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (19.23%) SPSS
9 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 4 (15.38%) ETL
9 4 (15.38%) SAP
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
9 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
10 3 (11.54%) Actionable Insight

SAS
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:

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (19.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Base SAS
2 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (23.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (7.69%) Endeca
7 2 (7.69%) QlikView
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (3.85%) Data Lake
8 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.85%) MySQL
8 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
8 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) ProC
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) SAS Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) MI Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Netezza Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Programmer
4 3 (11.54%) SAS Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Commercial Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) SDLC
1 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) Analytics
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Data Management
3 5 (19.23%) Data Protection
4 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 4 (15.38%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Actionable Insight
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
5 3 (11.54%) Statistics
6 2 (7.69%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Qualitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) SAS Macro
3 7 (26.92%) PROC SQL
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Netezza
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) Tableau