Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 22 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 103 75
Rank change year-on-year -16 -28 +37
Contract jobs citing SAS 17 8 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.72% 0.46% 2.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.02% 2.49% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 33
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £650 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +79.31% -7.05% +11.43%
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £80.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -75.90% +107.10% +93.75%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 563 321 496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.84% 18.35% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 168 242
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £289 £237 £215
90th Percentile £525 £532 £538
South East median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -7.06% -
10th Percentile £17.73 £13.10 £9.00
90th Percentile £54.20 £34.58 £27.30
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Buckinghamshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Buckinghamshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Buckinghamshire

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Buckinghamshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -23 11 £650 +85.71% 1
Newport Pagnell - 1 £650 -
SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) VBA
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Teradata
3 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 6 (35.29%) Data Management
3 6 (35.29%) QlikView
3 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
3 6 (35.29%) Data Governance
3 6 (35.29%) Data Quality
3 6 (35.29%) Data Lineage
4 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Retail Banking
4 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (29.41%) VB
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (23.53%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) PowerCenter

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (35.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) QlikView
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Data Lake
2 3 (17.65%) PowerCenter
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) Cloudera CDH
3 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.76%) PowerPivot
4 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
3 5 (29.41%) Retail Banking
4 4 (23.53%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) SAS Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) SAS Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Developer
4 3 (17.65%) SAS Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Unix Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Data Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Hadoop Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Data Governance
1 6 (35.29%) Data Integration
1 6 (35.29%) Data Lineage
1 6 (35.29%) Data Management
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Big Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Ingestion
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Database Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Information Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) VBA
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Teradata
3 3 (17.65%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) SAP