The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Certification
Rank 587 498 552
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +54
Contract jobs citing SAS Certification 3 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.012% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% 0.064% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 19
Average daily rate £251 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.10% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £455 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £495 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10027 7817 9702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.53% 18.14% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5749 4178 5093
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 510 436 528
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £50.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
SAS Certification
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -25 3 £251 -47.10%
South East - - - - 1
SAS Certification
UK

SAS Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) SAS
2 11 (78.57%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) ETL
5 5 (35.71%) Data Transformation
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
5 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (35.71%) Data Management
5 5 (35.71%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Data Integration
5 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (28.57%) Information Architecture
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (7.14%) Statistics
9 1 (7.14%) Degree
9 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
9 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (7.14%) Revenue Management

SAS Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) SAS Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) XHTML
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) Data Transformation
2 5 (35.71%) Data Management
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Information Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Revenue Management
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects