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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Certification
Rank 603 594 591
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing SAS Certification 24 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.040% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 2
Average daily rate £350 £450 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +79.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £430 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-20.83% -
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
10752 9886 9780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.98% 19.50% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6844 5661 5655
Average daily rate £405 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 340 481 495
Average hourly rate £26.25 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +7 13 £300 -29.41% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £363 - 2
North East - 5 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 £400 -
SAS Certification
UK

SAS Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 35 (100.00%) SAS
2 19 (54.29%) Analytics
3 18 (51.43%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) Linux
4 17 (48.57%) Hadoop
5 14 (40.00%) Windows
6 12 (34.29%) Big Data
7 11 (31.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (28.57%) Finance
9 9 (25.71%) Banking
9 9 (25.71%) Base SAS
10 8 (22.86%) jQuery
10 8 (22.86%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (22.86%) GIS
10 8 (22.86%) ArcGIS
10 8 (22.86%) SPSS
10 8 (22.86%) Mapinfo
10 8 (22.86%) IBM
10 8 (22.86%) CSS
10 8 (22.86%) Python
10 8 (22.86%) HTML
10 8 (22.86%) Java
10 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
11 7 (20.00%) Oracle
11 7 (20.00%) Unix
11 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
11 7 (20.00%) Retail
11 7 (20.00%) Retail Banking
11 7 (20.00%) Degree

SAS Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 35 (100.00%) SAS
2 8 (22.86%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) Hadoop
2 12 (34.29%) Big Data
3 11 (31.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 9 (25.71%) Base SAS
5 8 (22.86%) GIS
6 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (11.43%) SAS EBI
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (5.71%) DB2
10 1 (2.86%) OLAP
10 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) ERwin
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Banking
3 7 (20.00%) Retail
3 7 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Developer
1 10 (28.57%) SAS Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Administrator
2 7 (20.00%) SAS Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.43%) Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) SAS Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SAS Architect
6 2 (5.71%) SAS Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) CSS
1 8 (22.86%) HTML
1 8 (22.86%) jQuery
2 7 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) SAML
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.14%) Client/Server
2 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 14 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Unix
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Analytics
2 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (17.14%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
4 4 (11.43%) ETL
4 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.71%) ETL Development
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.86%) Defect Management
7 1 (2.86%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Inmon Methodology
7 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (2.86%) SDLC
7 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.86%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (22.86%) Python
3 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) R
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) IBM
1 8 (22.86%) Mapinfo
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) Informatica
4 2 (5.71%) Ab Initio
4 2 (5.71%) Cognos
4 2 (5.71%) Teradata
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft