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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 133 151 123
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Contract jobs citing SAS 67 58 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 0.85% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.88% 4.81% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 66
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -35.89%
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
974 1205 1075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.26% 17.73% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 855 763
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 48
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £16.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -20.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £23.70 £55.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 December 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 December 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 80 (63.49%) SQL
2 62 (49.21%) Analytics
3 41 (32.54%) Finance
4 30 (23.81%) Oracle
4 30 (23.81%) Data Modelling
5 29 (23.02%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 27 (21.43%) Marketing
7 26 (20.63%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (19.05%) Base SAS
9 23 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (17.46%) Degree
10 22 (17.46%) ETL
11 17 (13.49%) Computer Science
12 16 (12.70%) QlikView
12 16 (12.70%) Mathematics
12 16 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
13 15 (11.90%) Big Data
14 14 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 14 (11.11%) PL/SQL
15 13 (10.32%) Banking
15 13 (10.32%) Hadoop
16 12 (9.52%) Data Integration
16 12 (9.52%) Data Analytics
16 12 (9.52%) R
16 12 (9.52%) Retail
16 12 (9.52%) Data Management
16 12 (9.52%) Data Mining
17 11 (8.73%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (1.59%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.79%) Confluence
2 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.14%) SPSS
3 5 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.59%) MS Office
4 2 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.79%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.79%) FastStats
5 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.38%) BASE24
3 1 (0.79%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.79%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.63%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (19.05%) Base SAS
3 16 (12.70%) QlikView
4 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
4 15 (11.90%) Big Data
5 14 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 13 (10.32%) Hadoop
7 12 (9.52%) Data Mining
8 9 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (4.76%) DB2
11 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
11 5 (3.97%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (3.97%) OLAP
12 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
12 3 (2.38%) MongoDB
12 3 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 2 (1.59%) Data Mart
13 2 (1.59%) DataStage
13 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.79%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.79%) ProC
General
1 41 (32.54%) Finance
2 27 (21.43%) Marketing
3 13 (10.32%) Banking
4 12 (9.52%) Retail
5 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.59%) Advertising
6 2 (1.59%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (45.24%) Analyst
2 35 (27.78%) Developer
3 33 (26.19%) Data Analyst
4 17 (13.49%) SQL Developer
4 17 (13.49%) SAS Developer
5 15 (11.90%) SAS Analyst
6 14 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
6 14 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Senior SQL Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Senior Data Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Data Modeller
11 4 (3.17%) Senior SAS Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Consultant
11 4 (3.17%) SAS Data Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.59%) Web Services
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.25%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.49%) Computer Science
3 16 (12.70%) Mathematics
4 12 (9.52%) Data Integration
5 11 (8.73%) Credit Risk
6 9 (7.14%) Statistics
7 7 (5.56%) Visualisation
8 4 (3.17%) FMCG
8 4 (3.17%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.38%) User Experience
9 3 (2.38%) EMV
9 3 (2.38%) Tandem
9 3 (2.38%) APACS
9 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.59%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.59%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.59%) Social Network
10 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.38%) UNIX
2 2 (1.59%) Linux
3 1 (0.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.21%) Analytics
2 30 (23.81%) Data Modelling
3 29 (23.02%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 22 (17.46%) ETL
6 16 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.52%) Data Analytics
7 12 (9.52%) Data Management
8 11 (8.73%) Data Architecture
9 8 (6.35%) Statistical Analysis
9 8 (6.35%) Data Governance
9 8 (6.35%) Master Data Management
10 7 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.56%) CRM
11 6 (4.76%) Project Management
11 6 (4.76%) Predictive Modelling
11 6 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.76%) Propensity Modelling
11 6 (4.76%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 80 (63.49%) SQL
2 14 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 12 (9.52%) R
4 8 (6.35%) VBA
5 6 (4.76%) Python
6 5 (3.97%) SAS Macro
7 4 (3.17%) Java
8 2 (1.59%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.79%) PROC SQL
9 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.79%) C
9 1 (0.79%) VB
9 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (17.46%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) SAS Certification
2 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) PhD
3 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) CDISC
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (23.81%) Oracle
2 11 (8.73%) Google
3 10 (7.94%) Tableau
4 9 (7.14%) Teradata
5 8 (6.35%) Ab Initio
6 7 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.97%) Facebook
7 5 (3.97%) Twitter
8 3 (2.38%) Sysomos
8 3 (2.38%) Informatica
8 3 (2.38%) Adobe
8 3 (2.38%) Omniture
8 3 (2.38%) DoubleClick
8 3 (2.38%) Coremetrics
9 2 (1.59%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.59%) Trillium
9 2 (1.59%) IBM
9 2 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.59%) DataFlux
9 2 (1.59%) Unica
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
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DP Connect
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 26 days ago