Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 153 134
Rank change year-on-year +23 -19 -2
Contract jobs citing SAS 29 22 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.82% 0.57% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.63% 2.80% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 32
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +30.77%
10th Percentile £255 £235 £325
90th Percentile £695 £455 £521
South East median daily rate £439 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.24% - +19.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.34 £80.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.90% +100.63% +107.79%
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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 626 786 941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.77% 20.20% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 472 560
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% +3.81%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £259
90th Percentile £488 £500 £510
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 29
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.67 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +9.59% +113.33%
10th Percentile £12.05 £17.50 £13.12
90th Percentile £41.35 £59.31 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 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
Basingstoke -20 13 £650 +52.94%
Fareham +5 5 £388 +121.43%
SAS
South East

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) XML
2 16 (55.17%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (55.17%) RDBMS
2 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
3 15 (51.72%) T-SQL
3 15 (51.72%) Java
4 14 (48.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 12 (41.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (41.38%) Oracle
5 12 (41.38%) Unix
5 12 (41.38%) Linux
6 11 (37.93%) OLAP
6 11 (37.93%) Oracle OLAP
6 11 (37.93%) Release Management
6 11 (37.93%) R
7 10 (34.48%) Waterfall
7 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (34.48%) Statistics
8 9 (31.03%) Postgraduate
8 9 (31.03%) System Testing
9 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
10 7 (24.14%) Stata
11 6 (20.69%) Degree
12 5 (17.24%) Python
12 5 (17.24%) Big Data
12 5 (17.24%) GIS
12 5 (17.24%) ArcGIS
12 5 (17.24%) QGIS

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 5 (17.24%) ArcGIS
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
1 1 (3.45%) SNMP
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) Data Warehouse
1 16 (55.17%) RDBMS
1 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
2 14 (48.28%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 12 (41.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 11 (37.93%) OLAP
4 11 (37.93%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (17.24%) Big Data
5 5 (17.24%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (17.24%) GIS
5 5 (17.24%) QGIS
5 5 (17.24%) Spatial Data
6 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
6 4 (13.79%) Text Mining
7 1 (3.45%) MySQL
7 1 (3.45%) SAS EBI
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Systems Developer
3 10 (34.48%) SAS Developer
4 7 (24.14%) Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Spatial Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Statistical Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (6.90%) GIS Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) SAS Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Statistician
7 2 (6.90%) Statistician
8 1 (3.45%) Data Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) EMC Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) ETL Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Integration Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) SAS BI Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
1 12 (41.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Release Management
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Statistics
2 10 (34.48%) Waterfall
3 9 (31.03%) System Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Mathematics
5 5 (17.24%) Spatial Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Machine Learning
7 3 (10.34%) Regression Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) ETL
9 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.45%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.45%) Network Virtualisation
9 1 (3.45%) Time Series Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) T-SQL
3 11 (37.93%) R
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Postgraduate
2 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Kibana
1 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) EMC
2 1 (3.45%) Juniper