Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 128 105
Rank change year-on-year +26 -23 +12
Contract jobs citing SAS 43 3 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.56% 0.13% 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.49% 0.71% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 2 33
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.05% +26.00%
10th Percentile £363 £390 £401
90th Percentile £520 £460 £550
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £431
% change year-on-year +3.53% -1.45% +23.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £80.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -75.90% +107.10% +93.75%

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 Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 453 422 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.43% 18.36% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 279 375
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £262
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.50% -20.00% +44.93%
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £15.50
90th Percentile £52.00 £45.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Surrey

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Surrey

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Surrey

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Surrey

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 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
Staines +14 7 £475 +11.76% 3
Guildford - 4 £425 -
Epsom -14 3 - -
Chertsey - 3 £550 -
Cobham - 1 £375 -
Camberley - 1 - -
Lightwater - 1 - -
SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SAS.

1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 13 (30.23%) Analytics
3 12 (27.91%) Finance
4 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (23.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 10 (23.26%) Firewall
6 9 (20.93%) Unix
6 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.93%) Release Management
6 9 (20.93%) NAS
6 9 (20.93%) Visualisation
7 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (18.60%) Network Architecture
7 8 (18.60%) Network Security
7 8 (18.60%) CCNP
7 8 (18.60%) VoIP
7 8 (18.60%) Windows
7 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (18.60%) Oracle
7 8 (18.60%) Service Management
7 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
7 8 (18.60%) Public Cloud
7 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
7 8 (18.60%) F5
8 7 (16.28%) Hadoop
8 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
8 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
8 7 (16.28%) ETL
8 7 (16.28%) Cisco

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (9.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.30%) SPSS
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) NAS
3 8 (18.60%) Network Security
3 8 (18.60%) VoIP
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (13.95%) SAN
6 5 (11.63%) LAN
6 5 (11.63%) WAN
7 3 (6.98%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (6.98%) FTP
7 3 (6.98%) SSH
8 2 (4.65%) DNS
8 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (16.28%) Hadoop
3 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.63%) Big Data
5 4 (9.30%) Apache Hive
5 4 (9.30%) SAS EBI
6 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
6 3 (6.98%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (4.65%) Base SAS
7 2 (4.65%) Sqoop
8 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.33%) DataStage
8 1 (2.33%) DB2
8 1 (2.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (2.33%) Lumira
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (2.33%) Power BI
8 1 (2.33%) QualityStage
8 1 (2.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Administrator
2 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) SAS Administrator
3 7 (16.28%) Developer
3 7 (16.28%) SAS Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Data Administrator
4 6 (13.95%) Data Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Network Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Network Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Data Quality Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.98%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Unix
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) MVS
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Solaris
4 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Analytics
2 9 (20.93%) Release Management
2 9 (20.93%) Visualisation
3 8 (18.60%) Network Architecture
3 8 (18.60%) Service Management
4 7 (16.28%) ETL
4 7 (16.28%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.95%) Capacity Management
5 6 (13.95%) Change Management
5 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.63%) Data Management
6 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 4 (9.30%) Data Governance
7 4 (9.30%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.98%) Behavioural Analysis
8 3 (6.98%) Data Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) High Availability
8 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) Python
2 5 (11.63%) R
2 5 (11.63%) SAS Macro
3 2 (4.65%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) VBA
4 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) CCNP
1 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.30%) CCIE
2 4 (9.30%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.33%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) NFS
1 3 (6.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (6.98%) Veritas File System
1 3 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) NetBackup
1 3 (6.98%) SnapMirror
1 3 (6.98%) SnapVault
1 3 (6.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (4.65%) Ansible
2 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) Ambari
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) F5
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
3 7 (16.28%) CheckPoint
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco
4 5 (11.63%) Cognos
5 4 (9.30%) SAP
6 3 (6.98%) Brocade
6 3 (6.98%) DataFlux
6 3 (6.98%) NetApp
6 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.98%) Sun
6 3 (6.98%) Tableau
6 3 (6.98%) Veritas
7 2 (4.65%) Marketo
8 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.33%) Guidewire
8 1 (2.33%) Platfora
8 1 (2.33%) Workday