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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 135 145 150
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing SAS 58 67 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.05% 1.08% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.85% 6.27% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 50 40
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £630 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
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 1069 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.99% 17.27% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 773 698
Average daily rate £400 £388 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -5.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 41
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.77 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015, 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 67 (55.83%) SQL
2 53 (44.17%) Analytics
3 51 (42.50%) Finance
4 31 (25.83%) Data Analysis
5 27 (22.50%) Data Modelling
5 27 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (21.67%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (20.83%) Oracle
8 24 (20.00%) Degree
9 21 (17.50%) Marketing
10 18 (15.00%) Mathematics
11 17 (14.17%) Banking
11 17 (14.17%) Data Mining
12 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
12 16 (13.33%) QlikView
12 16 (13.33%) Base SAS
13 14 (11.67%) Credit Risk
13 14 (11.67%) Big Data
13 14 (11.67%) ETL
13 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (10.83%) Teradata
14 13 (10.83%) VBA
14 13 (10.83%) PL/SQL
15 11 (9.17%) R
15 11 (9.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 10 (8.33%) Microsoft
17 9 (7.50%) Java
17 9 (7.50%) Business Objects
17 9 (7.50%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 (2.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.83%) IIS
2 1 (0.83%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.67%) SPSS
3 5 (4.17%) MS Office
4 3 (2.50%) MS Project
4 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.50%) Shockwave
4 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.83%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) BASE24
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.83%) Unica
2 1 (0.83%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.67%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (14.17%) Data Mining
3 16 (13.33%) Base SAS
3 16 (13.33%) QlikView
4 14 (11.67%) Big Data
5 11 (9.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 9 (7.50%) Hadoop
6 9 (7.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 7 (5.83%) OLAP
9 3 (2.50%) DB2
9 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.50%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.67%) Spotfire
10 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.67%) ERwin
2 2 (1.67%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 51 (42.50%) Finance
2 21 (17.50%) Marketing
3 17 (14.17%) Banking
4 8 (6.67%) Retail
5 4 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.50%) Advertising
6 3 (2.50%) Games
6 3 (2.50%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (39.17%) Analyst
2 36 (30.00%) Developer
3 23 (19.17%) Data Analyst
4 22 (18.33%) SAS Developer
5 17 (14.17%) SAS Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 9 (7.50%) PL/SQL Developer
8 7 (5.83%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (5.83%) SAS Data Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Data Modeller
9 6 (5.00%) Insight Analyst
9 6 (5.00%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) Programmer
11 4 (3.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
12 3 (2.50%) Data Consultant
12 3 (2.50%) Analyst Programmer
12 3 (2.50%) Architect
12 3 (2.50%) Consultant
12 3 (2.50%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) HTML
2 3 (2.50%) J2EE
2 3 (2.50%) Flash
2 3 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.83%) XML
3 1 (0.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 16 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 14 (11.67%) Credit Risk
5 9 (7.50%) Statistics
5 9 (7.50%) Visualisation
6 7 (5.83%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.50%) FMCG
7 3 (2.50%) Flash Games
8 2 (1.67%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.67%) Social Network
8 2 (1.67%) EMV
8 2 (1.67%) NHS
8 2 (1.67%) GIS
8 2 (1.67%) APACS
8 2 (1.67%) Tandem
8 2 (1.67%) Economics
8 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.83%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.17%) UNIX
2 4 (3.33%) Windows
2 4 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (44.17%) Analytics
2 31 (25.83%) Data Analysis
3 27 (22.50%) Data Modelling
4 25 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.67%) ETL
5 14 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (7.50%) Statistical Analysis
6 9 (7.50%) CRM
7 8 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
8 7 (5.83%) Data Visualisation
9 6 (5.00%) Data Governance
9 6 (5.00%) Statistical Modelling
9 6 (5.00%) Data Architecture
9 6 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (5.00%) Propensity Modelling
10 5 (4.17%) Data Analytics
10 5 (4.17%) Migration
10 5 (4.17%) Customer Insight
11 4 (3.33%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 67 (55.83%) SQL
2 13 (10.83%) VBA
2 13 (10.83%) PL/SQL
3 11 (9.17%) R
4 9 (7.50%) Java
5 4 (3.33%) Perl
5 4 (3.33%) Python
5 4 (3.33%) SAS Macro
6 2 (1.67%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.83%) VB
7 1 (0.83%) Ruby
7 1 (0.83%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 24 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.33%) SAS Certification
3 4 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Graphite
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) Oracle
2 13 (10.83%) Teradata
3 10 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.50%) Business Objects
5 7 (5.83%) Tableau
6 6 (5.00%) Cognos
7 5 (4.17%) SAP
8 4 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.50%) Pega
9 3 (2.50%) Adobe
9 3 (2.50%) BEA
9 3 (2.50%) WorldPay
9 3 (2.50%) webMethods
10 2 (1.67%) i2
10 2 (1.67%) Informatica
10 2 (1.67%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.83%) Splunk
11 1 (0.83%) Omniture
11 1 (0.83%) Google
11 1 (0.83%) DataFlux
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