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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 136 139 154
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing SAS 56 62 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.03% 1.04% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.82% 6.05% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 44
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £640 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £22.63
% change year-on-year
- +98.89%
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
962 1024 1041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.73% 17.13% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 733 724
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 12 55
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -44.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.98 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 61 (52.59%) SQL
2 47 (40.52%) Analytics
3 45 (38.79%) Finance
4 31 (26.72%) Data Analysis
5 29 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (21.55%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (20.69%) Data Modelling
9 21 (18.10%) Marketing
10 20 (17.24%) Oracle
11 19 (16.38%) Degree
12 17 (14.66%) Data Mining
13 16 (13.79%) ETL
13 16 (13.79%) Banking
14 15 (12.93%) Credit Risk
15 14 (12.07%) Mathematics
15 14 (12.07%) Big Data
16 13 (11.21%) Base SAS
16 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (10.34%) VBA
17 12 (10.34%) Computer Science
17 12 (10.34%) QlikView
18 11 (9.48%) R
18 11 (9.48%) Teradata
19 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
19 10 (8.62%) Statistics
20 9 (7.76%) Hadoop
20 9 (7.76%) SPSS
20 9 (7.76%) Business Objects
20 9 (7.76%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (2.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (2.59%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.86%) Confluence
2 1 (0.86%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (7.76%) SPSS
1 9 (7.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Office
3 3 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.59%) Shockwave
3 3 (2.59%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.59%) MS Project
4 1 (0.86%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) BASE24
2 1 (0.86%) Unica
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.86%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.55%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (14.66%) Data Mining
3 14 (12.07%) Big Data
4 13 (11.21%) Base SAS
5 12 (10.34%) QlikView
6 9 (7.76%) Hadoop
6 9 (7.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
7 8 (6.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (5.17%) OLAP
9 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.72%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.72%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.72%) CA Gen
2 2 (1.72%) ERwin
2 2 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 45 (38.79%) Finance
2 21 (18.10%) Marketing
3 16 (13.79%) Banking
4 9 (7.76%) Retail
5 4 (3.45%) Advertising
5 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.45%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.59%) Interactive Media
6 3 (2.59%) Games
7 1 (0.86%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Electronics
7 1 (0.86%) Publishing
7 1 (0.86%) Legal
7 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (43.10%) Analyst
2 30 (25.86%) Developer
3 23 (19.83%) Data Analyst
4 18 (15.52%) SAS Developer
4 18 (15.52%) SAS Analyst
5 7 (6.03%) Insight Analyst
5 7 (6.03%) SAS Data Analyst
6 6 (5.17%) SQL Developer
6 6 (5.17%) Data Modeller
6 6 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (5.17%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.31%) Programmer
7 5 (4.31%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (3.45%) SAS Programmer
8 4 (3.45%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Consultant
8 4 (3.45%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 3 (2.59%) Data Consultant
9 3 (2.59%) Marketing Analyst
9 3 (2.59%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) HTML
2 4 (3.45%) HTML5
3 3 (2.59%) J2EE
3 3 (2.59%) Flash
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (0.86%) CSS3
4 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.86%) LESS
4 1 (0.86%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.86%) Middleware
4 1 (0.86%) .NET
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.86%) CSS
4 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.93%) Credit Risk
3 14 (12.07%) Mathematics
4 12 (10.34%) Computer Science
5 10 (8.62%) Statistics
6 8 (6.90%) Visualisation
7 6 (5.17%) Data Integration
8 3 (2.59%) Flash Games
8 3 (2.59%) FMCG
9 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.72%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.72%) EMV
9 2 (1.72%) NHS
9 2 (1.72%) Tandem
9 2 (1.72%) APACS
9 2 (1.72%) GIS
9 2 (1.72%) Social Network
10 1 (0.86%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.86%) Ontologies
10 1 (0.86%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.03%) UNIX
2 5 (4.31%) Windows
3 4 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.52%) Analytics
2 31 (26.72%) Data Analysis
3 28 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (20.69%) Data Modelling
5 16 (13.79%) ETL
6 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (6.90%) CRM
7 8 (6.90%) Statistical Analysis
8 7 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.03%) Predictive Modelling
8 7 (6.03%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (5.17%) Data Governance
9 6 (5.17%) Data Architecture
9 6 (5.17%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (4.31%) Customer Insight
10 5 (4.31%) Data Analytics
10 5 (4.31%) Migration
10 5 (4.31%) Propensity Modelling
11 4 (3.45%) Data Management
11 4 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 61 (52.59%) SQL
2 12 (10.34%) VBA
3 11 (9.48%) R
4 9 (7.76%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.90%) Java
6 4 (3.45%) Python
6 4 (3.45%) Perl
6 4 (3.45%) SAS Macro
7 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.86%) Ruby
8 1 (0.86%) Clojure
8 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.86%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.86%) C
8 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (16.38%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.86%) CDISC
3 1 (0.86%) Basel II
3 1 (0.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Graphite
Vendors
1 20 (17.24%) Oracle
2 11 (9.48%) Teradata
3 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.76%) Business Objects
5 7 (6.03%) Tableau
6 6 (5.17%) Cognos
7 5 (4.31%) SAP
8 4 (3.45%) WorldPay
8 4 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.59%) Pega
9 3 (2.59%) webMethods
9 3 (2.59%) BEA
9 3 (2.59%) Adobe
10 2 (1.72%) i2
10 2 (1.72%) Informatica
10 2 (1.72%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.86%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.86%) DataFlux
11 1 (0.86%) Splunk
11 1 (0.86%) IBM
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aerotek
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Optimus Search
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: £35 - £50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago