Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 132 130
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 -12
Contract jobs citing SAS 21 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.53% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.42% 3.93% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 9
East Midlands median daily rate £351 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.77% -2.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £309 £382 £163
90th Percentile £421 £694 £630
England median daily rate £438 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £14.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -71.00% - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 475 407 415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.25% 13.56% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 246 252
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £237 £203 £200
90th Percentile £550 £513 £524
England median daily rate £458 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +6.40% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 19
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.13 £50.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.75% +233.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.96 £15.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £17.33 £64.50 £22.50
England median hourly rate £19.28 £19.64 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.86% -1.79% +5.26%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the East Midlands

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in the East Midlands

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in the East Midlands

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 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
Northamptonshire +11 13 £370 -42.52% 1
Leicestershire - 6 £330 - 2
Nottinghamshire -8 2 - - 1
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SAS.

1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Hadoop
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (38.10%) Degree
5 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (33.33%) ETL
5 7 (33.33%) Analytics
5 7 (33.33%) Data Science
5 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (23.81%) Predictive Analytics
7 5 (23.81%) Logistic Regression
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) Teradata
7 5 (23.81%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (23.81%) Tableau
8 4 (19.05%) Big Data
8 4 (19.05%) R
8 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (19.05%) Power BI
8 4 (19.05%) GDPR
8 4 (19.05%) Risk Management

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Hadoop
2 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (19.05%) Big Data
5 4 (19.05%) Power BI
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (4.76%) BigQuery
8 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Analytics Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (14.29%) SAS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analytics Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Data Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Data Scientist
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Solutions Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Fraud Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 7 (33.33%) Analytics
2 7 (33.33%) Data Science
2 7 (33.33%) ETL
2 7 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) Logistic Regression
4 5 (23.81%) Predictive Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) Predictive Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 4 (19.05%) Statistics
5 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
6 3 (14.29%) Data Extraction
6 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 4 (19.05%) R
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 5 (23.81%) Tableau
1 5 (23.81%) Teradata
2 2 (9.52%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks