The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 23 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 System
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAS 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.33% - 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.78% - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 36 62 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 11.96% 17.08% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 64
Median daily rate £363 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £625 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Cambridge

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SAS.

1 3 (75.00%) R
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 2 (50.00%) Life Science
2 2 (50.00%) CDISC
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Biometrics
2 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (50.00%) S-PLUS
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) ECMAScript
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (50.00%) S-PLUS
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (25.00%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) PhantomJS
1 1 (25.00%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Programmer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Biometrics
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) UX Design
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Dart
3 1 (25.00%) ECMAScript
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) CDISC
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