Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 27 May 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - +46 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.55% - 2.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% - 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
Devon median daily rate £650 - £450
10th Percentile £575 - £388
90th Percentile £725 - £475
South West median daily rate £416 £415 £445
% change year-on-year +0.30% -6.74% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Devon with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 55 65 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.02% 12.06% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 50
Devon median daily rate £413 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +17.65% -7.17%
10th Percentile £288 £170 £179
90th Percentile £525 £584 £475
South West median daily rate £403 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +6.48% +8.00% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +240.00%
10th Percentile £42.50 £26.00 £16.50
90th Percentile £115.75 £44.00 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £26.00 £43.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -39.53% +32.31% +61.75%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Devon

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Devon

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Exeter - 1 £650 -
SAS
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for SAS.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Artifactory
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (33.33%) scikit-learn
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Data Science

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (66.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Artifactory
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Pandas
2 1 (33.33%) scikit-learn
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Data Science
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware