Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 11 December 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 > Kent
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.55% - 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.92% - 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Kent median daily rate £600 - £500
10th Percentile £505 - £475
90th Percentile £625 - £525
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +4.71% -5.56% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
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 Kent with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 61 49 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.21% 10.10% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 77
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £138 £210 £220
90th Percentile £518 £638 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £381
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.92% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Kent median hourly rate - £14.45 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% -3.82%
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -15.56% +28.57% +1.74%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Kent

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Kent

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for SAS.

1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) PSD2
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Swim Lanes
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Fintech
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Swim Lanes
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PSD2
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft