The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 27 April 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 30 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs citing SAS 11 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.35% 2.35% 2.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.30% 11.43% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 8
Median daily rate £463 £450 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% -2.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £500
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 £67.50 - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 57 70 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 17.38% 20.53% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 53 38
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +106.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Swindon

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Swindon over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Swindon

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SAS.

1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 14 (82.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (76.47%) Banking
4 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Base SAS
4 8 (47.06%) Data Integration
4 8 (47.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 8 (47.06%) IFRS
4 8 (47.06%) IFRS 9
5 5 (29.41%) Credit Risk
5 5 (29.41%) Information Management
5 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (29.41%) Validation
5 5 (29.41%) Data Quality
5 5 (29.41%) Data Validation
6 3 (17.65%) RIA
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) SAS EBI
7 2 (11.76%) Contract Management
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (11.76%) Teradata
8 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Statistics
8 1 (5.88%) Degree

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (5.88%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Base SAS
1 8 (47.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (17.65%) SAS EBI
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 13 (76.47%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) SAS Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) SAS Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Director
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Modeller
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Credit Risk
2 3 (17.65%) RIA
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (47.06%) Data Integration
3 5 (29.41%) Data Validation
3 5 (29.41%) Information Management
3 5 (29.41%) Validation
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Contract Management
5 2 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.88%) Monte Carlo Method
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Statistics
6 1 (5.88%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) IFRS
1 8 (47.06%) IFRS 9
2 5 (29.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Teradata