The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for SAS Enterprise Guide skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS Enterprise Guide over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Enterprise Guide
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 157 150
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7  
Contract jobs citing SAS Enterprise Guide 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.053% 0.055%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £425 £401 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.91% -23.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £377 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £424 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAS Enterprise Guide is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 633 823 845
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 21.44% 21.83% 23.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 982 1281
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 65
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.31% -37.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £15.78 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.48 £57.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Enterprise Guide in the North West

SAS Enterprise Guide
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Enterprise Guide in the North West

SAS Enterprise Guide
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Enterprise Guide within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 3 £438 -
Cheshire +11 2 - -
Manchester - 1 £370 -
SAS Enterprise Guide
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS Enterprise Guide 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 West region with a requirement for SAS Enterprise Guide.

1 8 (100.00%) SAS
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Data Integration
3 6 (75.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) VBA
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Base SAS
6 3 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 3 (37.50%) High Availability
6 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
6 3 (37.50%) Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
6 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
6 3 (37.50%) SAS Macro
6 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (37.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) Swim Lanes
6 3 (37.50%) PROC SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Visual Analytics
6 3 (37.50%) ETL
6 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (37.50%) SAS Certification
6 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
6 3 (37.50%) ProC
6 3 (37.50%) Windows

SAS Enterprise Guide
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (50.00%) Base SAS
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (37.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) ProC
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) SAS Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SAS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Swim Lanes
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) VBA
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PROC SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SAS Macro
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SAS Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Capita