Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAS Developer was £458 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 192 217
Rank change year-on-year +4 +25 -35
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 22 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.39% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 5
South West median daily rate £458 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.65% - -
10th Percentile £424 £313 £383
90th Percentile £614 £440 £545
England median daily rate £460 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +8.24% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £42.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5369 5418 6233
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.09% 94.95% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3365 3520 4060
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £210 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 344 395
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +40.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £46.20
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

SAS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured SAS Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Developer in the South West

SAS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Developer in the South West

SAS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS Developer in the South West

SAS Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Developer within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +2 13 £455 +7.06%
Wiltshire +1 6 £550 +29.41%
Gloucestershire +17 3 £450 +33.33%
SAS Developer
England

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, SAS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring SAS Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) SAS
2 18 (81.82%) Finance
3 12 (54.55%) Base SAS
4 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) SDLC
5 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (31.82%) ProC
6 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (31.82%) PROC SQL
6 7 (31.82%) Banking
7 6 (27.27%) Netezza
7 6 (27.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 6 (27.27%) IFRS
7 6 (27.27%) IFRS 9
8 5 (22.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
8 5 (22.73%) Retail
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle
9 4 (18.18%) ETL
9 4 (18.18%) Migration
9 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) Change Management
9 4 (18.18%) SAS Macro
10 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
10 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (9.09%) SAS EBI
11 2 (9.09%) Information Management
11 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
11 2 (9.09%) Hadoop

SAS Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 22 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) Base SAS
2 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (27.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (22.73%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.09%) SAS EBI
6 1 (4.55%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) ProC
General
1 18 (81.82%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) SDLC
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Data Protection
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) PROC SQL
3 4 (18.18%) SAS Macro
4 1 (4.55%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) IFRS
1 6 (27.27%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Netezza
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle