The table below looks at the statistics for SAS 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 over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 138 156 144
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing SAS 27 47 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.80% 0.81% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.82% 4.80% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 49
Median daily rate £438 £394 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £475 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
SAS
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
560 979 989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.56% 16.82% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 735 691
Median daily rate £438 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £34.60 £62.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SAS
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 across the City of London region.

SAS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SAS.

1 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) Finance
3 15 (34.09%) Analytics
4 11 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (22.73%) Credit Risk
5 10 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 9 (20.45%) Base SAS
7 8 (18.18%) Banking
7 8 (18.18%) ETL
8 7 (15.91%) Data Mining
8 7 (15.91%) Windows
8 7 (15.91%) Oracle
8 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
8 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
8 7 (15.91%) Big Data
9 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
9 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.36%) Linux
10 5 (11.36%) Java
10 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.36%) Marketing
10 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
11 4 (9.09%) Data Integration
11 4 (9.09%) SAS Macro
11 4 (9.09%) Degree
11 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (2.27%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SPSS
2 2 (4.55%) CPLEX
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
1 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 10 (22.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (20.45%) Base SAS
4 7 (15.91%) Big Data
4 7 (15.91%) Data Mining
4 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.82%) GIS
5 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.55%) Pentaho
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.27%) MS Access
7 1 (2.27%) MySQL
7 1 (2.27%) QlikView
7 1 (2.27%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Marketing
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Games
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
1 11 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) SAS Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Data Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) SAS Data Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Designer
6 3 (6.82%) Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) SAS Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) SAS Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) JSON
2 1 (2.27%) MDX
2 1 (2.27%) SciPy
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Credit Risk
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.55%) Statistics
6 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.27%) Data Conversion
6 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.27%) Economics
6 1 (2.27%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.27%) Online Games
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Unix
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Analytics
2 11 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (18.18%) ETL
4 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.82%) Data Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.82%) Data Management
7 3 (6.82%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.82%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (6.82%) SDLC
8 2 (4.55%) ETL Development
8 2 (4.55%) Machine Learning
8 2 (4.55%) Marketing Analytics
8 2 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (4.55%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.55%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) SAS Macro
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) R
4 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Scala
5 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) CDISC
1 2 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.55%) GCP
1 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) IBM
3 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.55%) i2
4 2 (4.55%) ILOG
4 2 (4.55%) Tableau
5 1 (2.27%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.27%) Teradata