Period
to 22 November 2017

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 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 56 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 +28 -15
Contract jobs citing SAS 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.29% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.25% 1.11% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Cambridge median daily rate £400 - £569
10th Percentile £375 - £553
90th Percentile £425 - £589
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £42.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 89 90 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.70% 14.35% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 51 113
Cambridge median daily rate £413 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +8.55%
10th Percentile £213 £233 £288
90th Percentile £500 £550 £570
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £351 £400 £395
% change year-on-year -12.38% +1.27% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Cambridge median hourly rate £10.50 £11.25 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -74.29% +108.33%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.63 £29.00
90th Percentile £10.75 £11.88 £53.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £10.25 £10.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% -16.67% -42.86%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SAS.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) UX Design
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) WebStorm
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) PhantomJS
1 2 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Dart
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

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 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Grunt
1 2 (100.00%) gulp
1 2 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (100.00%) PhantomJS
1 2 (100.00%) WebStorm
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) UX Design
1 2 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Dart
1 2 (100.00%) ECMAScript
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) TypeScript