The table below looks at the statistics for SAS Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Certification over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Certification
Rank 572 561 564
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing SAS Certification 19 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.045% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.22% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 1
Average daily rate £488 £500 £128
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +292.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £494 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+23.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAS Certification
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9995 9420 8751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.14% 20.23% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6245 5517 4799
Average daily rate £405 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 441 399
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £48.10 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

SAS Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Certification across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SAS Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAS Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAS Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

SAS Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SAS Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAS Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 12 £300 -40.00% 1
South East +13 4 £500 +25.00%
Yorkshire -10 3 £488 +2.63%
SAS Certification
UK

SAS Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAS Certification 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 Certification.

1 40 (100.00%) SAS
2 22 (55.00%) SQL
3 20 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (42.50%) Base SAS
5 16 (40.00%) Analytics
6 15 (37.50%) Linux
7 14 (35.00%) Finance
8 12 (30.00%) R
8 12 (30.00%) Hadoop
9 11 (27.50%) Oracle
9 11 (27.50%) Windows
9 11 (27.50%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (25.00%) Degree
11 9 (22.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (22.50%) Big Data
12 8 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
12 8 (20.00%) Python
12 8 (20.00%) CSS
12 8 (20.00%) HTML
12 8 (20.00%) Java
12 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (20.00%) IBM
12 8 (20.00%) SPSS
12 8 (20.00%) Mapinfo
12 8 (20.00%) GIS
12 8 (20.00%) ArcGIS
12 8 (20.00%) jQuery
13 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
13 7 (17.50%) Windows Server

SAS Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAS Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (100.00%) SAS
2 8 (20.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (42.50%) Base SAS
3 12 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 11 (27.50%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (22.50%) Big Data
5 9 (22.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 8 (20.00%) GIS
7 7 (17.50%) SAS EBI
8 4 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
10 2 (5.00%) OLAP
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (2.50%) Star Schema
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
1 25 (62.50%) SAS Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Programmer
2 6 (15.00%) SAS Programmer
3 5 (12.50%) SAS Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Data Integration Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Integration Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) SAS Architect
6 2 (5.00%) SAS Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) CSS
1 8 (20.00%) HTML
1 8 (20.00%) jQuery
2 7 (17.50%) HTML5
3 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
4 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Analytics
2 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (7.50%) Change Control
5 3 (7.50%) Data Management
5 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.50%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (7.50%) SDLC
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.50%) Data Validation
6 1 (2.50%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.50%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 12 (30.00%) R
3 8 (20.00%) Java
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) IBM
2 8 (20.00%) Mapinfo
3 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) Cognos