The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 34 44 29
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15  
Contract jobs citing SAS 8 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.20% 0.56% 2.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.00% 3.13% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Median daily rate £375 £469 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -14.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £43.75

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 Coventry with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 50 64 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 13.77% 18.03% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 43
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £480 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -53.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing SAS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Coventry

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Coventry

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SAS.

1 7 (77.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (66.67%) Base SAS
2 6 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
4 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Teradata
6 2 (22.22%) Data Mart
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
6 2 (22.22%) PuTTY
6 2 (22.22%) WinSCP
6 2 (22.22%) Big Data
6 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
6 2 (22.22%) Impala
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
6 2 (22.22%) SAS Macro
6 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (22.22%) SAS EBI
6 2 (22.22%) Finance

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) PuTTY
1 2 (22.22%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (66.67%) Base SAS
2 6 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
4 2 (22.22%) Big Data
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mart
4 2 (22.22%) Impala
4 2 (22.22%) SAS EBI
4 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) SAS Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Administrator
3 4 (44.44%) Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Administrator
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Business Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Access Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Access VBA Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Architect
6 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SAS Architect
6 1 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) SAS Programmer
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (11.11%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) HOOD
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Macro
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Teradata
2 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle