The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had SAS Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Analyst
Rank 572 538 524
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -14
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 43 105 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 89 74
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £373 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £476 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-18.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAS Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47082 49406 48378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.00% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 31049 32107 30018
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1896 1961
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

SAS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured SAS Analyst in the job title.

SAS Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAS Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS Analyst across the England region.

SAS Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

SAS Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

SAS Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAS Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS Analyst across the England region.

SAS Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAS Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 26 £375 -16.20% 3
South West +13 8 £345 -25.40% 1
East Midlands -7 4 £350 -20.00%
East of England +5 1 - -
Yorkshire +2 1 £350 -20.00% 2
South East -2 1 £600 +54.83% 1
North West -11 1 £400 -5.88%
West Midlands - 1 £375 -
SAS Analyst
UK

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, SAS Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 91 (100.00%) SAS
2 48 (52.75%) Finance
3 41 (45.05%) SQL
4 32 (35.16%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (29.67%) Credit Risk
5 27 (29.67%) Analytics
6 25 (27.47%) Banking
7 18 (19.78%) Marketing
8 17 (18.68%) VBA
9 15 (16.48%) Data Analysis
10 13 (14.29%) Degree
11 12 (13.19%) Data Modelling
11 12 (13.19%) Base SAS
12 11 (12.09%) R
12 11 (12.09%) Retail
13 10 (10.99%) Mathematics
13 10 (10.99%) ETL
13 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.89%) Statistics
14 9 (9.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 8 (8.79%) Data Quality
15 8 (8.79%) Customer Insight
15 8 (8.79%) Direct Marketing
15 8 (8.79%) Python
16 6 (6.59%) Teradata
16 6 (6.59%) SPSS
16 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
16 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
17 5 (5.49%) SAS Macro
17 5 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 91 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) SPSS
2 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.10%) CPLEX
4 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Skype
2 1 (1.10%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) Base SAS
2 9 (9.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.30%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (2.20%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.20%) QlikView
5 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.10%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.10%) SAS EBI
6 1 (1.10%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (1.10%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 48 (52.75%) Finance
2 25 (27.47%) Banking
3 18 (19.78%) Marketing
4 11 (12.09%) Retail
5 3 (3.30%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.30%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.20%) International Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.16%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (29.67%) Credit Risk
3 10 (10.99%) Mathematics
4 9 (9.89%) Statistics
5 5 (5.49%) Visualisation
6 4 (4.40%) Economics
6 4 (4.40%) New Media
6 4 (4.40%) User Experience
7 2 (2.20%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.20%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.20%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.10%) Fintech
8 1 (1.10%) FMCG
8 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.20%) Linux
1 2 (2.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Analytics
2 15 (16.48%) Data Analysis
3 12 (13.19%) Data Modelling
4 10 (10.99%) ETL
4 10 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.79%) Customer Insight
5 8 (8.79%) Direct Marketing
6 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
6 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.49%) Campaign Analysis
7 5 (5.49%) CRM
7 5 (5.49%) Customer Analysis
7 5 (5.49%) Data Management
7 5 (5.49%) Migration
7 5 (5.49%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (4.40%) Open Source
8 4 (4.40%) Outbound Marketing
8 4 (4.40%) Statistical Analysis
8 4 (4.40%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.05%) SQL
2 17 (18.68%) VBA
3 11 (12.09%) R
4 8 (8.79%) Python
5 5 (5.49%) MATLAB
5 5 (5.49%) SAS Macro
6 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.10%) Java
7 1 (1.10%) Korn
7 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) SAS Certification
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.40%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) Basel III
3 1 (1.10%) COREP
3 1 (1.10%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Teradata
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.40%) Oracle
4 3 (3.30%) Netezza
5 2 (2.20%) HP
5 2 (2.20%) Trillium
6 1 (1.10%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.10%) ILOG
6 1 (1.10%) Informatica
6 1 (1.10%) Tableau