Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 119 134
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -17
Contract jobs citing SAS 28 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.85% 0.80% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.19% 4.76% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 6
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £325 £363 £388
90th Percentile £588 £493 £513
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £50.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -56.00% +143.90% -47.10%

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 540 420 551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.46% 16.73% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 260 412
Surrey median daily rate £475 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £245
90th Percentile £588 £560 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Surrey median hourly rate £23.00 £19.63 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.20% +15.44% -24.44%
10th Percentile £15.75 £15.25 £10.40
90th Percentile £41.25 £24.85 £45.40
South East median hourly rate £22.35 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year +27.70% -9.96% -2.83%

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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
Guildford -12 8 £563 +32.35% 2
Epsom +1 3 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £475 -
Chertsey - 2 £500 -
Reigate - 1 £475 -
SAS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for SAS.

1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 12 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) R
4 8 (28.57%) Data Science
5 7 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (25.00%) Java
6 6 (21.43%) Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) Python
6 6 (21.43%) J2EE
6 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
6 6 (21.43%) Big Data
6 6 (21.43%) Analytics
7 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
7 5 (17.86%) Qlik Sense
7 5 (17.86%) PMO
7 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning
7 5 (17.86%) Confluence
7 5 (17.86%) JSON
7 5 (17.86%) JIRA
7 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
7 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
8 4 (14.29%) IBM
8 4 (14.29%) DataStage
8 4 (14.29%) QualityStage
8 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.29%) Visualisation

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 5 (17.86%) Confluence
2 3 (10.71%) FileNet
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (7.14%) Serverless
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (10.71%) NAS
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
1 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (17.86%) Qlik Sense
3 4 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 4 (14.29%) Data Lake
3 4 (14.29%) DataStage
3 4 (14.29%) Impala
3 4 (14.29%) QualityStage
4 3 (10.71%) Adabas
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon QuickSight
5 2 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 2 (7.14%) Power BI
5 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.14%) SAS EBI
6 1 (3.57%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
1 5 (17.86%) JIRA
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Data Scientist
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) DataStage Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) ETL Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 2 (7.14%) SAS Developer
4 2 (7.14%) SAS ETL Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) J2EE
2 5 (17.86%) JSON
3 2 (7.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Solaris
1 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (28.57%) Data Science
3 7 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Analytics
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
5 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
5 5 (17.86%) Machine Learning
6 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 3 (10.71%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Economics
7 3 (10.71%) ETL
7 3 (10.71%) Information Security
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Statistics
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) R
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) Python
4 3 (10.71%) AWK
4 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.71%) Natural
4 3 (10.71%) sed
5 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) PMO
2 3 (10.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
1 3 (10.71%) SnapMirror
1 3 (10.71%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Cloudera
2 4 (14.29%) IBM
2 4 (14.29%) Tableau
3 3 (10.71%) Brocade
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (10.71%) NetApp
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.71%) Sun
3 3 (10.71%) Talend
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos