The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SAS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Certification
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 88
Contract jobs citing SAS Certification 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £369 £450
% change year-on-year +17.96% -18.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAS Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 242 230 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.45% 24.49% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 160 162
Median daily rate £400 £420 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +3.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £244 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -73.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.24 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £17.00 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

SAS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing SAS Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Certification in Buckinghamshire

SAS Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Certification in Buckinghamshire