The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 0 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - 5.06% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 21.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £43.75

SAS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 55 57 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 19.71% 24.05% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 68
Median daily rate £500 £299 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.50% -30.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 12
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing SAS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Oxford

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Oxford