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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 140 158 120
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -38
Contract jobs citing SAS 59 69 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.00% 0.96% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.08% 5.75% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 74
Average daily rate
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£408 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £343 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £59.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.88 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +154.16%
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
970 1201 1290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.48% 16.68% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 829 893
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 46
Average hourly rate £18.18 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.35% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.55 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 75 (60.48%) SQL
2 57 (45.97%) Analytics
3 41 (33.06%) Finance
4 31 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (25.00%) Marketing
5 29 (23.39%) Base SAS
6 28 (22.58%) Data Analysis
7 27 (21.77%) SQL Server
8 24 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (18.55%) Banking
10 22 (17.74%) ETL
11 18 (14.52%) Oracle
11 18 (14.52%) Retail
12 17 (13.71%) Data Modelling
13 16 (12.90%) Data Integration
13 16 (12.90%) QlikView
13 16 (12.90%) Degree
14 15 (12.10%) MS Excel
14 15 (12.10%) VBA
14 15 (12.10%) Data Management
15 14 (11.29%) Statistics
15 14 (11.29%) Tableau
16 13 (10.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 13 (10.48%) Teradata
17 12 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (9.68%) Data Mining
17 12 (9.68%) SPSS
17 12 (9.68%) Data Analytics
18 11 (8.87%) SAS Data Integration Studio

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (2.42%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (12.10%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.68%) SPSS
3 5 (4.03%) MS Office
3 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.42%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.81%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.81%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Google Analytics
2 5 (4.03%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.39%) Base SAS
2 27 (21.77%) SQL Server
3 24 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (12.90%) QlikView
5 13 (10.48%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 12 (9.68%) Data Mining
7 11 (8.87%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 11 (8.87%) Hadoop
8 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
9 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (6.45%) Big Data
10 5 (4.03%) DB2
11 4 (3.23%) Spotfire
11 4 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 4 (3.23%) Apache Hive
12 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
12 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.42%) DataStage
12 3 (2.42%) Data Mart
13 2 (1.61%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.81%) ProC
3 1 (0.81%) JUnit
General
1 41 (33.06%) Finance
2 31 (25.00%) Marketing
3 23 (18.55%) Banking
4 18 (14.52%) Retail
5 5 (4.03%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.61%) Advertising
6 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (52.42%) Analyst
2 30 (24.19%) Data Analyst
3 28 (22.58%) Developer
4 15 (12.10%) SAS Analyst
5 13 (10.48%) SAS Developer
6 12 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 12 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (9.68%) Insight Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.65%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.65%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.65%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Senior SQL Developer
9 6 (4.84%) SAS Insight Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Senior Insight Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Customer Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Architect
10 5 (4.03%) Tester
11 4 (3.23%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) REST
1 1 (0.81%) SOAP
1 1 (0.81%) Web Services
1 1 (0.81%) XML
1 1 (0.81%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.90%) Data Integration
3 14 (11.29%) Statistics
4 9 (7.26%) Credit Risk
5 8 (6.45%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.84%) Mainframe
7 5 (4.03%) Visualisation
7 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.03%) EMV
7 5 (4.03%) APACS
7 5 (4.03%) Tandem
8 3 (2.42%) FMCG
9 2 (1.61%) Economics
9 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.61%) iPad
10 1 (0.81%) Social Media
10 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.81%) Physics
10 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.42%) Linux
2 2 (1.61%) UNIX
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.97%) Analytics
2 28 (22.58%) Data Analysis
3 24 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (17.74%) ETL
5 17 (13.71%) Data Modelling
6 15 (12.10%) Data Management
7 12 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.68%) Data Analytics
8 11 (8.87%) Data Architecture
8 11 (8.87%) Project Management
9 10 (8.06%) Customer Insight
10 9 (7.26%) Statistical Modelling
10 9 (7.26%) Master Data Management
11 8 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.45%) Data Governance
12 7 (5.65%) Kimball Methodology
12 7 (5.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (4.84%) Migration
13 6 (4.84%) CHAID
13 6 (4.84%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.48%) SQL
2 15 (12.10%) VBA
3 9 (7.26%) SAS Macro
4 8 (6.45%) Java
4 8 (6.45%) R
5 7 (5.65%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.03%) Python
7 2 (1.61%) Ruby
7 2 (1.61%) C
8 1 (0.81%) PROC SQL
8 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) PhD
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.61%) FATCA
3 1 (0.81%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (14.52%) Oracle
2 14 (11.29%) Tableau
3 13 (10.48%) Teradata
4 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.26%) Google
5 9 (7.26%) Ab Initio
6 5 (4.03%) Facebook
6 5 (4.03%) Twitter
6 5 (4.03%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (3.23%) Omniture
7 4 (3.23%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.23%) Informatica
7 4 (3.23%) Talend
8 3 (2.42%) TSYS
8 3 (2.42%) DataFlux
8 3 (2.42%) IBM
9 2 (1.61%) Trillium
9 2 (1.61%) Datanomic
10 1 (0.81%) SmartFocus
10 1 (0.81%) Eloqua
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Jumar Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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