The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
South East / West Sussex
Rank 56 60 50
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10  
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.59% 0.34% 1.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.83% 1.89% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £200 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +45.45%  
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 West Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 106 106 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 20.83% 18.21% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 45 67
Median daily rate £505 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.19% -12.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in West Sussex

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in West Sussex

SAS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Worthing - 3 £200 -
SAS
South East

SAS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SAS.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) QGIS
3 1 (33.33%) Spatial Data
3 1 (33.33%) Spatial Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (33.33%) GIS
3 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
3 1 (33.33%) Stata
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Stata
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) QGIS
2 1 (33.33%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Power BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) R Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Spatial Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Spatial Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) R
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft