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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 133 128 153
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Contract jobs citing SAS 19 62 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 1.23% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 7.05% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 47 43
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £660 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £434 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
487 879 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.52% 17.46% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 644 715
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.45 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.00 £49.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 24 (42.86%) SQL
2 20 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (33.93%) Finance
4 18 (32.14%) ETL
5 15 (26.79%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (19.64%) Banking
7 11 (19.64%) Base SAS
8 10 (17.86%) Analytics
9 8 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 8 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
9 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (14.29%) Statistics
9 8 (14.29%) Credit Risk
9 8 (14.29%) Linux
10 7 (12.50%) Data Mining
10 7 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 6 (10.71%) Marketing
11 6 (10.71%) Big Data
11 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
11 6 (10.71%) Migration
12 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.93%) Retail
12 5 (8.93%) Data Management
12 5 (8.93%) SPSS
12 5 (8.93%) R
13 4 (7.14%) Process Improvement
13 4 (7.14%) Test Strategy
13 4 (7.14%) ETL Development

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (5.36%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.79%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) SPSS
2 2 (3.57%) Stata
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) DNS
2 3 (5.36%) Kerberos
3 2 (3.57%) LDAP
3 2 (3.57%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) BGP
4 1 (1.79%) DHCP
4 1 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) FTP
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
4 1 (1.79%) IGRP
4 1 (1.79%) IMAP
4 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.79%) MRTG
4 1 (1.79%) OSPF
4 1 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.79%) SMTP
4 1 (1.79%) SNMP
4 1 (1.79%) SSH
4 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (19.64%) Base SAS
3 8 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 8 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 7 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 7 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (10.71%) Big Data
6 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.57%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.57%) BigTable
7 2 (3.57%) HBase
7 2 (3.57%) Mahout
7 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (3.57%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.57%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Marketing
4 5 (8.93%) Retail
5 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Advertising
6 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) SAS Developer
3 18 (32.14%) Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Data Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Big Data Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Administrator
9 2 (3.57%) Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Designer
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Designer
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Programmer
9 2 (3.57%) SAS Data Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) Catalyst
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) HTML5
2 1 (1.79%) jQuery
2 1 (1.79%) POSIX
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Credit Risk
2 8 (14.29%) Statistics
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Economics
3 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.57%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Unix
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.79%) AIX
4 1 (1.79%) CentOS
4 1 (1.79%) Debian
4 1 (1.79%) Solaris
4 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.79%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) ETL
2 15 (26.79%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.86%) Analytics
4 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
5 5 (8.93%) Data Management
5 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (7.14%) Data Mapping
6 4 (7.14%) ETL Development
6 4 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 4 (7.14%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.36%) CRM
7 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.36%) Open Source
7 3 (5.36%) Validation
8 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.57%) Information Management
8 2 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) R
3 4 (7.14%) Java
3 4 (7.14%) Python
4 3 (5.36%) Perl
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) Lingo
5 2 (3.57%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) SAS Macro
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.57%) VBA
6 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Korn
6 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) SAS Certification
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) Basel III
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.79%) Ceph
3 1 (1.79%) Dovecot
3 1 (1.79%) iptables
3 1 (1.79%) KVM
3 1 (1.79%) NFS
3 1 (1.79%) Postfix
3 1 (1.79%) Samba
3 1 (1.79%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.79%) Squid
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Cacti
2 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.79%) Nagios
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) RANCID
2 1 (1.79%) systemd
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) IBM
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.36%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Informatica
2 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.57%) Tableau
3 1 (1.79%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.79%) CA
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
3 1 (1.79%) Cognos
3 1 (1.79%) Mapinfo
3 1 (1.79%) Supermicro
3 1 (1.79%) Teradata
3 1 (1.79%) TSYS
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
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