Period
to 19 April 2018

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 19 April 2018 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 74 85
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 +12
Contract jobs citing SAS 5 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.47% 0.72% 0.082%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.47% 5.63% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £443 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -23.04% +80.39%
10th Percentile £425 £394 £563
90th Percentile £475 £511 £588
East of England median daily rate £450 £475 £550
% change year-on-year -5.26% -13.64% +66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 - -
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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 144 142 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.43% 12.71% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 63 104
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £351 £385 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.77% -5.81% +21.11%
10th Percentile £116 £181 £208
90th Percentile £525 £568 £555
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 19
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £18.98 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +58.17% -60.00%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.63 £8.65
90th Percentile £42.50 £44.72 £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.73 £26.00
% change year-on-year +7.16% -31.81% +23.08%

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 19 April 2018. 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
Cambridge +2 2 £450 +1.69% 3
Peterborough - 2 - - 5
SAS
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Teradata
2 2 (40.00%) Alterian
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Unica
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) PhD
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) HBase
2 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
2 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (40.00%) Kafka
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Flume

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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (40.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) HBase
1 2 (40.00%) Impala
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Scientist
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Vision Scientist
2 2 (40.00%) CRM Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Akka
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
1 2 (40.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Campaign Management
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Vision
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Science
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Clinical Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) R
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Alterian
1 2 (40.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) MapR
1 2 (40.00%) Teradata