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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 130 142 125
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs citing SAS 69 80 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.19% 1.09% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.96% 6.66% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 77
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £59.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.67%
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
991 1201 1363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.05% 16.30% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 812 953
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 £238 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £589 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 50
Average hourly rate £17.87 £23.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.97% +8.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £126.00 £59.00 £50.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 74 (56.06%) SQL
2 59 (44.70%) Analytics
3 42 (31.82%) Finance
4 31 (23.48%) Marketing
5 28 (21.21%) Data Analysis
6 27 (20.45%) SQL Server
6 27 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (20.45%) Base SAS
7 26 (19.70%) Banking
7 26 (19.70%) ETL
8 25 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (15.15%) Oracle
9 20 (15.15%) Retail
10 17 (12.88%) Degree
10 17 (12.88%) Data Integration
10 17 (12.88%) Data Modelling
11 16 (12.12%) VBA
11 16 (12.12%) QlikView
11 16 (12.12%) Data Management
12 15 (11.36%) Statistics
12 15 (11.36%) MS Excel
13 14 (10.61%) Hadoop
13 14 (10.61%) Tableau
14 13 (9.85%) Teradata
15 12 (9.09%) SPSS
15 12 (9.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 12 (9.09%) Big Data
15 12 (9.09%) Data Analytics
16 11 (8.33%) Relational Database
16 11 (8.33%) Data Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (3.03%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.09%) SPSS
3 5 (3.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.79%) MS Office
4 3 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.76%) FastStats
5 1 (0.76%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (6.82%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.79%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) LDAP
1 1 (0.76%) FTP
1 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.76%) Internet
1 1 (0.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.45%) SQL Server
1 27 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
1 27 (20.45%) Base SAS
2 16 (12.12%) QlikView
3 14 (10.61%) Hadoop
4 12 (9.09%) Big Data
4 12 (9.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 11 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 11 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (5.30%) Apache Hive
9 5 (3.79%) DB2
10 4 (3.03%) Spotfire
10 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.27%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.27%) Data Mart
11 3 (2.27%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 3 (2.27%) DataStage
12 2 (1.52%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.76%) JUnit
3 1 (0.76%) ProC
3 1 (0.76%) Selenium
3 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (31.82%) Finance
2 31 (23.48%) Marketing
3 26 (19.70%) Banking
4 20 (15.15%) Retail
5 4 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.27%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Front Office
8 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (49.24%) Analyst
2 28 (21.21%) Data Analyst
3 26 (19.70%) Developer
4 16 (12.12%) SAS Analyst
5 12 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 12 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (8.33%) SAS Developer
6 11 (8.33%) Insight Analyst
7 10 (7.58%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) Architect
8 7 (5.30%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.30%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.30%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Senior SQL Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Data Scientist
10 5 (3.79%) SAS Insight Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Senior Insight Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Tester
10 5 (3.79%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.52%) Web Services
1 2 (1.52%) REST
2 1 (0.76%) Kafka
2 1 (0.76%) XML
2 1 (0.76%) XSD
2 1 (0.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.88%) Data Integration
2 15 (11.36%) Statistics
3 9 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.30%) Credit Risk
5 6 (4.55%) Visualisation
6 5 (3.79%) APACS
6 5 (3.79%) Tandem
6 5 (3.79%) EMV
7 4 (3.03%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.03%) FMCG
8 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.27%) Economics
9 2 (1.52%) iPad
9 2 (1.52%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.76%) Physics
10 1 (0.76%) Social Media
10 1 (0.76%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.76%) Neural Network
10 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.79%) Linux
2 3 (2.27%) UNIX
3 1 (0.76%) Windows
3 1 (0.76%) AIX
3 1 (0.76%) Solaris
3 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (44.70%) Analytics
2 28 (21.21%) Data Analysis
3 26 (19.70%) ETL
4 25 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (12.88%) Data Modelling
6 16 (12.12%) Data Management
7 12 (9.09%) Data Analytics
8 11 (8.33%) Project Management
8 11 (8.33%) Data Architecture
9 10 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.58%) Master Data Management
10 9 (6.82%) Customer Insight
10 9 (6.82%) Statistical Modelling
11 8 (6.06%) Data Governance
12 7 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (5.30%) Migration
12 7 (5.30%) Kimball Methodology
13 6 (4.55%) Campaign Analysis
13 6 (4.55%) CHAID
14 5 (3.79%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (56.06%) SQL
2 16 (12.12%) VBA
3 11 (8.33%) R
4 9 (6.82%) Java
5 8 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 8 (6.06%) SAS Macro
6 7 (5.30%) Python
7 3 (2.27%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.52%) Ruby
8 2 (1.52%) C
9 1 (0.76%) C++
9 1 (0.76%) Perl
9 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.76%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (12.88%) Degree
2 4 (3.03%) PhD
2 4 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) CCA
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.27%) FATCA
3 2 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) NFS
1 1 (0.76%) Samba
1 1 (0.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (0.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.76%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 20 (15.15%) Oracle
2 14 (10.61%) Tableau
3 13 (9.85%) Teradata
4 11 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.58%) Ab Initio
6 9 (6.82%) Google
7 6 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (4.55%) Business Objects
8 5 (3.79%) Informatica
8 5 (3.79%) Facebook
8 5 (3.79%) Twitter
8 5 (3.79%) Talend
9 4 (3.03%) Omniture
9 4 (3.03%) IBM
10 3 (2.27%) DataFlux
10 3 (2.27%) TSYS
11 2 (1.52%) Datanomic
11 2 (1.52%) Trillium
12 1 (0.76%) Veritas
12 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
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