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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
South East / Surrey
Rank 82 85 74
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11  
Contract jobs citing SAS 7 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.60% 1.25% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 6.53% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 8
Median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 203 245 237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 17.37% 19.07% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 185 144
Median daily rate £425 £414 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.71% +11.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £45.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +143.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -1 4 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) Data Management
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Web Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Brocade
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) Sun
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (33.33%) Nimble Storage

SAS
Top Related 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 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
2 2 (22.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 2 (22.22%) Adabas
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) OLAP
3 2 (22.22%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (11.11%) HBase
4 1 (11.11%) SAS EBI
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Web Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Web Analytics Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Product Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Analytics Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Solaris
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 2 (22.22%) Customer Insight
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Information Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Brocade
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
2 3 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) DataFlux