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 3 months to 28 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 61 71
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10  
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 0.17% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.85% 1.05% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £305 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 - £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 - £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £411 £425
% change year-on-year +1.94% -3.23%  
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 78 95 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.18% 15.97% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 74 207
Median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.98% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £304 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 37
Median hourly rate £14.25 £10.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.50% -56.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.06 £13.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 2 £400 - 1
Peterborough +1 1 £210 - 2
SAS
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) R
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
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%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) WebStorm
2 2 (33.33%) Grunt
2 2 (33.33%) PhantomJS
2 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) UX Design
2 2 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Jasmine

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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (33.33%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (33.33%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
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 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (33.33%) Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
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
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (33.33%) Life Science
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Biometrics
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
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%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) R
2 2 (33.33%) Dart
2 2 (33.33%) ECMAScript
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) CDISC
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) DataFlux
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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