The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 29 April 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 58 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.34% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 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 £67.50 - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 128 129 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 21.48% 22.24% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 92 111
Median daily rate £500 £345 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.92% -12.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £513 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -24.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.20 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £14.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +13.23% -15.77%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Oxfordshire

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) R