Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 August 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 83 133
Rank change year-on-year -1 +50 -69
Contract jobs citing SAS 13 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.41% 0.94% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.56% 3.48% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 16
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £610 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.13% +74.29% -27.08%
10th Percentile £361 £413 £314
90th Percentile £675 £755 £775
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £610 £350
% change year-on-year -22.13% +74.29% -27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 172 230 513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.72% 27.06% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 165 330
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £375 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.43% -26.98%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £224
90th Percentile £553 £538 £493
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £375 £320
% change year-on-year - +17.19% -25.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 40
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -1.79% +133.33%
10th Percentile £13.55 £9.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £21.45 £40.00 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -1.79% +115.38%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Newcastle upon Tyne

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for SAS.

1 10 (76.92%) Statistics
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 5 (38.46%) SPSS
3 5 (38.46%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 5 (38.46%) Physics
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) Credit Risk
3 5 (38.46%) Stress Testing
3 5 (38.46%) R
3 5 (38.46%) Analytics
3 5 (38.46%) IFRS
3 5 (38.46%) IFRS 9
3 5 (38.46%) Master's Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Decision-Making
4 4 (30.77%) Machine Learning
4 4 (30.77%) Big Data
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (23.08%) PVCS
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) SPSS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) PVCS
2 1 (7.69%) Burp Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (38.46%) Banking
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) SAS Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Qualitative Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Quantitative Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Database Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Statistics
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Decision-Making
2 5 (38.46%) Financial Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
2 5 (38.46%) Physics
2 5 (38.46%) Stress Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) Machine Learning
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
1 5 (38.46%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) IFRS
1 5 (38.46%) IFRS 9
2 1 (7.69%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle