The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 41 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.15% - 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £400
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 Derbyshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 30 28 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 11.54% 11.43% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 10
Median daily rate £125 £370 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.21% +6.48%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £13.60 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -28.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Derbyshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Derby - 3 £425 -
SAS
East Midlands

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 5 (62.50%) Python
1 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Spark
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) R
2 4 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (37.50%) Base SAS
3 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Predictive Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) SPSS
4 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (25.00%) Power BI
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) Tableau
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Samba

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 5 (62.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Hive
2 3 (37.50%) Base SAS
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) SAS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) R
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Samba
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau