Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 53 58
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 +4
Contract jobs citing SAS 15 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.28% 2.59% 2.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.64% 14.37% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 22
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £325 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -29.73% +32.14%
10th Percentile £334 £213 £351
90th Percentile £475 £425 £500
South West median daily rate £450 £345 £450
% change year-on-year +30.43% -23.33% +12.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 110 167 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.69% 18.02% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 112 121
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +9.17% -8.40%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £150
90th Percentile £492 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £385 £361 £370
% change year-on-year +6.57% -2.36% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £54.50 £25.00 £14.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.00% +69.78% -3.44%
10th Percentile £15.70 £20.10 £12.15
90th Percentile £58.75 £36.75 £16.52
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.01
% change year-on-year +22.81% -26.94% +105.32%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Gloucestershire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Gloucestershire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Gloucestershire

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Gloucestershire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Gloucester -11 5 £450 +63.64%
Cheltenham - 4 £370 -
SAS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (53.33%) ETL
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) SAP
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon S3
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (40.00%) Tableau
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (40.00%) MuleSoft
4 6 (40.00%) SAS EBI
4 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Teradata
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) Base SAS
8 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 2 (13.33%) PROC SQL
8 2 (13.33%) Data Lineage
8 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (13.33%) Inmon Methodology
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) SAS EBI
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (20.00%) Base SAS
5 2 (13.33%) DataStage
5 2 (13.33%) DB2
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (13.33%) QualityStage
5 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ProC
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) AWS Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Redshift Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) SAS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Insight Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Redshift Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) Ajax
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
1 2 (13.33%) WPF
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (53.33%) ETL
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
7 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Data Lineage
7 2 (13.33%) Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Data Security
7 2 (13.33%) Dependency Management
7 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (13.33%) Inmon Methodology
7 2 (13.33%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PROC SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (13.33%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) MuleSoft
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
1 6 (40.00%) Tableau
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Teradata
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (13.33%) Netezza