The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 29 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.

SAS System
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 104 114
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10  
Contract jobs citing SAS 8 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.43% 0.95% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.23% 5.33% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 2
Median daily rate £375 £425 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +7.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £297 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £470 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 358 394 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 19.10% 17.77% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 277 184
Median daily rate £418 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 13
Median hourly rate £26.50 £31.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.87% +40.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £14.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Hampshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Hampshire

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Hampshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Basingstoke +2 3 £429 -2.00% 1
Fareham - 2 £200 -
Portsmouth -7 1 £200 -31.03%
Andover -10 1 £725 +61.11%
Southampton - 1 £200 -
SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (44.44%) R
2 8 (44.44%) Stata
3 7 (38.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (33.33%) ArcGIS
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Statistics
5 5 (27.78%) QGIS
5 5 (27.78%) Spatial Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) Postgraduate
5 5 (27.78%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 5 (27.78%) GIS
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 3 (16.67%) Release Management
7 3 (16.67%) Big Data
7 3 (16.67%) System Testing
7 3 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Unix

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (33.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Stata
2 7 (38.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.11%) MS Office
4 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Infor CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) GIS
1 5 (27.78%) QGIS
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.11%) Spatial Data
4 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) Text Mining
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Spatial Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Statistical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) SAS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Statistical Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Spatial Analysis
1 5 (27.78%) Statistics
2 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (16.67%) Release Management
3 3 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) SIEM
5 1 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) R
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) Postgraduate
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Aprimo
3 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.56%) Chordiant
3 1 (5.56%) Epiphany
3 1 (5.56%) ESRI
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Infor
3 1 (5.56%) Marketo
3 1 (5.56%) Netezza
3 1 (5.56%) Pega
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) Software AG
3 1 (5.56%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) webMethods