The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for SAS Enterprise Guide skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS Enterprise Guide over the 3 months to 27 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 Enterprise Guide
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 40 34
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Contract jobs citing SAS Enterprise Guide 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.44% 0.90% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% 2.47% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £401 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAS Enterprise Guide is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 32 81 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 23.02% 36.49% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 73 32
Median daily rate £360 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.72% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £288 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.78 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing SAS Enterprise Guide as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Enterprise Guide in Chester

SAS Enterprise Guide
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Enterprise Guide in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS Enterprise Guide 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 Chester region with a requirement for SAS Enterprise Guide.

1 2 (100.00%) ProC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Macro
1 2 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (100.00%) PROC SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Swim Lanes
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing

SAS Enterprise Guide
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) ProC
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Swim Lanes
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PROC SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Macro
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle