Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 18 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 83 101
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18 -13
Contract jobs citing SAS 6 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.43% 0.088% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.24% 0.68% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 - £550
10th Percentile £375 - £488
90th Percentile £425 - £585
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £550
% change year-on-year -5.88% -22.73% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 185 146 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.13% 12.86% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 83 192
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £351 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.25% +3.23% +4.03%
10th Percentile £179 £228 £287
90th Percentile £500 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £434 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +11.94% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 33
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £10.25 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -16.67% -42.86%
10th Percentile £10.03 £9.00 £9.45
90th Percentile £10.68 £11.00 £43.65
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £31.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +15.87% +6.78% +40.48%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Cambridgeshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Cambridgeshire

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Cambridgeshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Peterborough - 4 - -
Cambridge -5 2 £400 - 4
SAS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Alterian
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 2 (33.33%) Unica
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) UX Design
2 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata
2 2 (33.33%) PhantomJS
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Dart
2 2 (33.33%) gulp
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
1 2 (33.33%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Grunt
1 2 (33.33%) gulp
1 2 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 2 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 2 (33.33%) PhantomJS
1 2 (33.33%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
1 2 (33.33%) CRM Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) SUSE
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Campaign Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) UX Design
2 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Dart
1 2 (33.33%) ECMAScript
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Alterian
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Teradata