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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 140 123 147
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Contract jobs citing SAS 21 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.66% 1.04% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.78% 6.72% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 46
Median daily rate £425 £431 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £362 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £603 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £60.00 £34.74
% change year-on-year
-74.29% +72.69%
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
555 536 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.46% 15.46% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 403 677
Median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £222 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £620 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 20
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.30 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.50 £30.30 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 31 (52.54%) Analytics
2 29 (49.15%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (49.15%) SQL
3 25 (42.37%) Finance
4 18 (30.51%) Banking
5 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (27.12%) Base SAS
6 15 (25.42%) ETL
7 14 (23.73%) Marketing
7 14 (23.73%) Degree
8 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
8 12 (20.34%) Credit Risk
8 12 (20.34%) R
9 11 (18.64%) Data Integration
9 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
9 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (18.64%) SPSS
10 10 (16.95%) Statistics
11 9 (15.25%) Retail
12 8 (13.56%) Data Management
12 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.56%) Teradata
12 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
12 8 (13.56%) Oracle
12 8 (13.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 7 (11.86%) Mathematics
13 7 (11.86%) Open Source
13 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.86%) Cognos
13 7 (11.86%) Data Mining

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 (1.69%) Apache
1 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
1 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.69%) Confluence
1 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.69%) FileNet
1 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) SPSS
2 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.08%) MS Office
4 1 (1.69%) EViews
4 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.12%) Base SAS
2 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (13.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 7 (11.86%) Data Mining
6 5 (8.47%) Big Data
6 5 (8.47%) Pentaho
6 5 (8.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
8 3 (5.08%) OLAP
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (5.08%) QlikView
8 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.39%) Data Lake
9 2 (3.39%) DataStage
9 2 (3.39%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (3.39%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Banking
3 14 (23.73%) Marketing
4 9 (15.25%) Retail
5 3 (5.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (3.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Legal
7 1 (1.69%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) Developer
3 10 (16.95%) SAS Analyst
4 9 (15.25%) SAS Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Data Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Insight Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Risk Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Credit Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Campaign Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Customer Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) SAS Modeller
8 3 (5.08%) SAS Risk Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) SAS Campaign Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) JMS
1 1 (1.69%) JSON
1 1 (1.69%) Kafka
1 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
1 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (49.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (20.34%) Credit Risk
3 11 (18.64%) Data Integration
4 10 (16.95%) Statistics
5 7 (11.86%) Mathematics
6 4 (6.78%) Economics
6 4 (6.78%) User Experience
7 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.08%) Data Conversion
7 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.39%) Data Extraction
8 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
8 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.39%) Physics
9 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Unix
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Analytics
2 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (25.42%) ETL
4 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.56%) Data Analysis
5 8 (13.56%) Data Management
6 7 (11.86%) Actionable Insight
6 7 (11.86%) Open Source
7 6 (10.17%) CRM
7 6 (10.17%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (10.17%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.47%) Credit Risk Modelling
8 5 (8.47%) Data Analytics
8 5 (8.47%) Data Governance
8 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.47%) Operations Research
8 5 (8.47%) Project Management
8 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.78%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) R
3 6 (10.17%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) VBA
5 4 (6.78%) Java
5 4 (6.78%) SAS Macro
6 3 (5.08%) MATLAB
6 3 (5.08%) PHP
7 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) C#
8 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) CBAP
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
1 8 (13.56%) Teradata
2 7 (11.86%) Cognos
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) Informatica
3 5 (8.47%) Tableau
4 4 (6.78%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) Ab Initio
5 2 (3.39%) DataFlux
5 2 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (3.39%) Netezza
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.69%) Optimizely
6 1 (1.69%) Pega
6 1 (1.69%) Solace
6 1 (1.69%) Symantec
6 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.69%) Varonis
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