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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 157 127 149
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Contract jobs citing SAS 43 73 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 1.28% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.33% 7.37% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 53 48
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£425 £425 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £326 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £595 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.32% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +28.20%
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
994 991 1124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.49% 17.32% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 676 787
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 55
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £26.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% -23.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £12.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £42.71 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAS.

1 52 (49.52%) SQL
2 47 (44.76%) Finance
3 38 (36.19%) Analytics
4 29 (27.62%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (24.76%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (21.90%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (19.05%) Data Analysis
8 19 (18.10%) Oracle
9 18 (17.14%) Banking
9 18 (17.14%) Marketing
10 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
11 16 (15.24%) Data Mining
12 15 (14.29%) ETL
13 14 (13.33%) VBA
14 12 (11.43%) Degree
14 12 (11.43%) Base SAS
15 11 (10.48%) Credit Risk
15 11 (10.48%) Retail
15 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
15 11 (10.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 10 (9.52%) Business Objects
16 10 (9.52%) QlikView
16 10 (9.52%) R
17 9 (8.57%) Big Data
17 9 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (8.57%) SPSS
17 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (8.57%) Teradata
18 8 (7.62%) Cognos
18 8 (7.62%) Microsoft

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.95%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) SPSS
2 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.81%) MS Office
4 3 (2.86%) Shockwave
5 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.95%) MS Project
6 1 (0.95%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) BASE24
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.95%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.95%) Unica
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.90%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (15.24%) Data Mining
3 12 (11.43%) Base SAS
4 11 (10.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
5 10 (9.52%) QlikView
6 9 (8.57%) Big Data
7 8 (7.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (5.71%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.76%) OLAP
10 3 (2.86%) Spotfire
11 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.90%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.90%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.90%) ERwin
2 2 (1.90%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 47 (44.76%) Finance
2 18 (17.14%) Banking
2 18 (17.14%) Marketing
3 11 (10.48%) Retail
4 7 (6.67%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.86%) Interactive Media
5 3 (2.86%) Games
6 2 (1.90%) Legal
6 2 (1.90%) Advertising
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
7 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (38.10%) Analyst
2 26 (24.76%) Developer
3 17 (16.19%) SAS Developer
4 16 (15.24%) Data Analyst
5 13 (12.38%) SAS Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) Programmer
7 5 (4.76%) SAS Programmer
7 5 (4.76%) Insight Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) SAS Data Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) SQL Developer
8 4 (3.81%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Architect
8 4 (3.81%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (2.86%) Consultant
9 3 (2.86%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Marketing Analyst
10 2 (1.90%) Data Programmer
10 2 (1.90%) Data Consultant
10 2 (1.90%) SAS Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) HTML
2 4 (3.81%) J2EE
2 4 (3.81%) HTML5
3 3 (2.86%) Flash
4 2 (1.90%) Middleware
4 2 (1.90%) .NET
4 2 (1.90%) XML
5 1 (0.95%) CSS3
5 1 (0.95%) LESS
5 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.95%) CSS
5 1 (0.95%) WinForms
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.62%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.48%) Credit Risk
3 7 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 6 (5.71%) Data Integration
4 6 (5.71%) Statistics
5 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.86%) Flash Games
6 3 (2.86%) NHS
7 2 (1.90%) GIS
7 2 (1.90%) APACS
7 2 (1.90%) Tandem
7 2 (1.90%) EMV
7 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.95%) User Experience
8 1 (0.95%) Neural Network
8 1 (0.95%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.95%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) UNIX
2 5 (4.76%) Windows
3 4 (3.81%) Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.19%) Analytics
2 26 (24.76%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 17 (16.19%) Data Modelling
5 15 (14.29%) ETL
6 9 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.67%) Migration
7 7 (6.67%) CRM
8 6 (5.71%) Data Management
8 6 (5.71%) Scrum
8 6 (5.71%) Data Governance
9 5 (4.76%) Predictive Modelling
9 5 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 5 (4.76%) RUP
9 5 (4.76%) Validation
10 4 (3.81%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.81%) Project Management
10 4 (3.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 52 (49.52%) SQL
2 14 (13.33%) VBA
3 10 (9.52%) R
4 8 (7.62%) Java
5 6 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.81%) Perl
6 4 (3.81%) SAS Macro
7 3 (2.86%) Python
7 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.95%) VB
9 1 (0.95%) C
9 1 (0.95%) C#
9 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
9 1 (0.95%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Degree
2 5 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.90%) Basel II
4 1 (0.95%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.95%) CDISC
4 1 (0.95%) GCP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Graphite
Vendors
1 19 (18.10%) Oracle
2 10 (9.52%) Business Objects
3 9 (8.57%) Teradata
4 8 (7.62%) Cognos
4 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.67%) Tableau
6 5 (4.76%) SAP
7 4 (3.81%) Adobe
7 4 (3.81%) Informatica
7 4 (3.81%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.81%) WorldPay
8 3 (2.86%) webMethods
8 3 (2.86%) Pega
8 3 (2.86%) BEA
9 2 (1.90%) i2
9 2 (1.90%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.95%) Splunk
10 1 (0.95%) Google
10 1 (0.95%) DataFlux
10 1 (0.95%) Greenplum
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Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £450 - £485 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £440 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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