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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Analyst
Rank 576 552 521
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -31
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 59 77 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 63 74
Median daily rate £375 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £353 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £448 £425
% change year-on-year
-22.34% +5.29%
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
47720 50270 48279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.77% 94.86% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31454 32537 29750
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1888 1945
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +2 36 £375 -6.25% 1
South West +20 11 £335 -27.56% 1
Yorkshire -8 3 £375 -11.76% 2
West Midlands -30 3 £425 -5.55%
East Midlands -2 2 £381 -14.08%
South East -4 2 £395 +5.33% 1
East of England +15 1 - -
North West -7 1 £400 -3.03%
SAS Analyst
UK

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 118 (100.00%) SAS
2 59 (50.00%) SQL
3 55 (46.61%) Finance
4 36 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (25.42%) Analytics
5 30 (25.42%) Banking
6 29 (24.58%) Credit Risk
7 27 (22.88%) VBA
8 24 (20.34%) Data Analysis
9 20 (16.95%) Marketing
10 17 (14.41%) Retail
11 16 (13.56%) Base SAS
12 15 (12.71%) Degree
13 14 (11.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 13 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (10.17%) Mathematics
16 11 (9.32%) Data Modelling
16 11 (9.32%) R
17 10 (8.47%) Data Quality
17 10 (8.47%) ETL
17 10 (8.47%) Teradata
17 10 (8.47%) Business Analysis
18 9 (7.63%) Statistics
18 9 (7.63%) Oracle
19 8 (6.78%) Customer Insight
19 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
19 8 (6.78%) Python
19 8 (6.78%) Risk Management
19 8 (6.78%) Data Management
19 8 (6.78%) Direct Marketing

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
1 118 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.24%) SPSS
3 3 (2.54%) MS Office
4 2 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.85%) CPLEX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.56%) Base SAS
2 14 (11.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (6.78%) QlikView
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (3.39%) PowerPivot
6 3 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.54%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.69%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.85%) SAS EBI
8 1 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (0.85%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) ERwin
2 1 (0.85%) ProC
General
1 55 (46.61%) Finance
2 30 (25.42%) Banking
3 20 (16.95%) Marketing
4 17 (14.41%) Retail
5 6 (5.08%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.54%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.85%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (24.58%) Credit Risk
3 12 (10.17%) Mathematics
4 9 (7.63%) Statistics
5 5 (4.24%) Visualisation
6 4 (3.39%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.39%) Economics
6 4 (3.39%) New Media
6 4 (3.39%) User Experience
7 2 (1.69%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.69%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.85%) Fintech
8 1 (0.85%) FMCG
8 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.42%) Analytics
2 24 (20.34%) Data Analysis
3 13 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (9.32%) Data Modelling
5 10 (8.47%) Business Analysis
5 10 (8.47%) ETL
6 8 (6.78%) Customer Insight
6 8 (6.78%) Data Management
6 8 (6.78%) Direct Marketing
6 8 (6.78%) Risk Management
7 6 (5.08%) Statistical Modelling
7 6 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.24%) Campaign Analysis
8 5 (4.24%) CRM
8 5 (4.24%) Customer Analysis
8 5 (4.24%) Migration
8 5 (4.24%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (3.39%) Propensity Modelling
9 4 (3.39%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 59 (50.00%) SQL
2 27 (22.88%) VBA
3 11 (9.32%) R
4 8 (6.78%) Python
5 7 (5.93%) SAS Macro
6 5 (4.24%) Java
6 5 (4.24%) MATLAB
6 5 (4.24%) VB
7 4 (3.39%) C#
8 3 (2.54%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.69%) PROC SQL
10 1 (0.85%) Korn
10 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) ISEB
2 2 (1.69%) SAS Certification
3 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.54%) FINREP
2 3 (2.54%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) Basel III
3 1 (0.85%) COREP
3 1 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (8.47%) Teradata
2 9 (7.63%) Oracle
3 6 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.54%) Netezza
5 2 (1.69%) DataFlux
5 2 (1.69%) HP
5 2 (1.69%) Informatica
5 2 (1.69%) Tableau
5 2 (1.69%) Trillium
6 1 (0.85%) ILOG