Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 24 November 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 System
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 52 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 -14
Contract jobs citing SAS 11 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.00% 0.95% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.34% 4.31% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
East Sussex median daily rate £325 £450 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% -8.91% +23.50%
10th Percentile £300 £400 £396
90th Percentile £410 £570 £613
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +4.71% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
East Sussex median hourly rate £32.50 - £18.68
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £80.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -75.90% +107.10% +93.75%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 97 116 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 17.67% 22.01% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 87
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% +17.07%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £225
90th Percentile £594 £535 £488
South East median daily rate £406 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
East Sussex median hourly rate £32.50 £23.68 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% +28.00% -7.08%
10th Percentile £29.75 £21.34 £10.61
90th Percentile £35.25 £34.74 £19.94
South East median hourly rate £19.30 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.24% +21.62% +12.91%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in East Sussex

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in East Sussex

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in East Sussex

SAS
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Brighton +9 4 - -
Hove - 2 - - 1
Eastbourne - 1 - -
SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SAS.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Data Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) MS Access
3 6 (54.55%) Tableau
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
6 3 (27.27%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
7 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Cognos
7 2 (18.18%) VBA
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (18.18%) Data Ingestion
7 2 (18.18%) R
7 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Big Data
8 1 (9.09%) Analytics
8 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (9.09%) SPSS

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) MS Access
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Information Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) MI Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Business Information Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) NHS Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 1 (9.09%) SAS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SAS Information Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Data Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (18.18%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) R
2 2 (18.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Tableau
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos