The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 28 June 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 59 54
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Contract jobs citing SAS 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.47% 0.46% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.20% 2.21% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £425 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £411 £425
% change year-on-year +1.94% -3.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 98 136 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 14.37% 20.70% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 139 98
Median daily rate £375 £363 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £610 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Wiltshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Wiltshire

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Wiltshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Swindon +6 8 £475 +5.55%
Corsham -2 2 - -
SAS
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 14 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (61.11%) Banking
4 7 (38.89%) Base SAS
4 7 (38.89%) Data Integration
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (38.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 7 (38.89%) IFRS
4 7 (38.89%) IFRS 9
5 6 (33.33%) ETL
6 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
6 5 (27.78%) Information Management
7 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
7 4 (22.22%) Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) Validation
7 4 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Data Validation
8 3 (16.67%) SAS EBI
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
8 3 (16.67%) RIA
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Retail
8 3 (16.67%) Data Management
9 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 2 (11.11%) Text Mining
9 2 (11.11%) JIRA
9 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Base SAS
1 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (38.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (16.67%) SAS EBI
3 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) Star Schema
3 2 (11.11%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 16 (88.89%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) SAS Developer
2 4 (22.22%) SAS Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAS Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Director
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) REST
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) WSDL
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Credit Risk
2 3 (16.67%) RIA
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (38.89%) Data Integration
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
4 5 (27.78%) Information Management
5 4 (22.22%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) Data Validation
5 4 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Validation
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Data Management
6 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) MODAF
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) SOA
7 2 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) IFRS
1 7 (38.89%) IFRS 9
2 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Teradata