Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 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
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 132 52
Rank change year-on-year +42 -80 +9
Contract jobs citing SAS 12 32 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.98% 1.19% 3.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.32% 4.93% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 87
North East median daily rate £610 £510 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.61% +6.25% +4.35%
10th Percentile £413 £343 £308
90th Percentile £755 £793 £705
England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £13.35 -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +116.63% -62.49% +81.94%

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 the North East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 278 649 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.81% 24.09% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 432 263
North East median daily rate £375 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -22.35% +21.52%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £265
90th Percentile £599 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 49 8
North East median hourly rate £9.75 £28.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.18% +29.78% +16.62%
10th Percentile £7.95 £14.80 £11.78
90th Percentile £29.75 £36.00 £26.65
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the North East

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in the North East

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the North East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in the North East

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in the North East

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 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
Tyne and Wear +47 9 £610 +24.49%
Durham +6 3 £566 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 North East region with a requirement for SAS.

1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Hadoop
1 10 (83.33%) Tableau
2 9 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
2 9 (75.00%) Big Data
2 9 (75.00%) Analytics
2 9 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 9 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Unix
3 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 8 (66.67%) Informatica
3 8 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (66.67%) Data Management
3 8 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 8 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 8 (66.67%) QA
3 8 (66.67%) Data Integration
3 8 (66.67%) Data Architecture
3 8 (66.67%) HBase
4 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (50.00%) SFIA
4 6 (50.00%) Data Lake
4 6 (50.00%) Data Strategy
4 6 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 6 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) Pentaho
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 9 (75.00%) Big Data
2 9 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 8 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (66.67%) HBase
3 8 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 8 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (50.00%) Data Lake
4 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 6 (50.00%) Pentaho
5 3 (25.00%) SAP BW
5 3 (25.00%) SAP HANA
6 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (16.67%) QlikView
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) Lumira
7 1 (8.33%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) ERwin
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) MI Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (75.00%) Analytics
2 9 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
2 9 (75.00%) Visualisation
3 8 (66.67%) Data Architecture
3 8 (66.67%) Data Integration
3 8 (66.67%) Data Management
3 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
4 6 (50.00%) Data Governance
4 6 (50.00%) Data Security
4 6 (50.00%) Data Strategy
4 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 6 (50.00%) Metadata Management
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 6 (50.00%) SFIA
5 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (16.67%) Data Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Tableau
2 8 (66.67%) Informatica
3 6 (50.00%) CA
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) SAP