Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 June 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing SAS 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - - 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £438 £438 £450
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -64.00% - -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 98 73 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 23.06% 12.72% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 51 6
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.93% -6.25% +77.78%
10th Percentile £350 £250 £275
90th Percentile £538 £488 £469
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -11.11% -57.81%
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.00 £13.25
90th Percentile £22.93 £12.00 £21.75
UK median hourly rate £19.31 £19.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.00% -4.88% +7.89%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Northern Ireland

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Northern Ireland