The table below looks at the statistics for SAS Macro skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Macro over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS Macro
London / City of London
Rank - 147 190
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.096% 0.019%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.21% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1408 1406 2334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 47.74% 44.79% 45.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1186 1181 1921
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

SAS Macro
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing SAS Macro as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SAS Macro Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAS Macro
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS Macro across the City of London region.

SAS Macro Daily Rate Trend in the City of London