Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - +101
Contract jobs citing SAS 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.70% 0.40% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.98% 2.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Reading median daily rate £363 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.09% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £475 £250
% change year-on-year -23.68% +90.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 226 242 327
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.59% 16.30% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 112 207
Reading median daily rate £419 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £255 £281
90th Percentile £575 £574 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 9
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +42.86% -1.41%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.65 £13.50
90th Percentile £36.90 £55.65 £36.90
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £19.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.28% +10.36% -

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Reading

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for SAS.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Economics
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (77.78%) IFRS
1 7 (77.78%) IFRS 9
2 6 (66.67%) Numerate Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Credit Risk Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Credit Risk
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Basel II
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) SPSS

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Base SAS
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Credit Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Economics
2 6 (66.67%) Credit Risk Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Data-Driven Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
1 6 (66.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) IFRS
1 7 (77.78%) IFRS 9
2 6 (66.67%) Basel II
3 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau