Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +58
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.57% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Kent median daily rate £600 - -
South East median daily rate £450 £414 £450
% change year-on-year +8.76% -8.06% +19.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +13.76% - -

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 44 36 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 8.32% 7.21% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 82
Kent median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £138 £263 £175
90th Percentile £455 £638 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Kent median hourly rate - £14.45 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.15% -26.45%
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -15.56% +21.62% +12.12%

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 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for SAS.

1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) Fintech
1 2 (66.67%) PSD2
2 1 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Alteryx
2 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Base SAS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
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
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PSD2
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Alteryx