Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 87 81
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 +16
Contract jobs citing SAS 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.58% 0.36% 0.089%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.59% 2.66% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £528 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.95% - -
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £431
% change year-on-year +6.25% -7.25% -17.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 195 188 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.28% 13.71% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 97 89
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £265 £194 £228
90th Percentile £538 £535 £516
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £407
% change year-on-year +2.86% +7.49% +13.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.00 £10.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £118.00 £13.40 £13.40
East of England median hourly rate £29.95 £33.02 £30.00
% change year-on-year -9.28% +10.05% +1.69%

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 October 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 -7 4 £530 +32.50% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £525 -
SAS
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) SPSS
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) PMO
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (14.29%) Talend

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 1 (14.29%) IBM Domino
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SPSS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MDG
1 1 (14.29%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerCenter
3 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
3 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) GitLab
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) DRM
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
2 1 (14.29%) CDISC
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Databricks
1 1 (14.29%) Dataiku
1 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Informatica
1 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Talend