The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Programmer role 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Programmer
Rank 548 532 514
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -18
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 31 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.041% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.044% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 8
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£438 £380 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.13% +1.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £360 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £380 £404
% change year-on-year
+15.13% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.25 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.18% -
SAS Programmer
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
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

SAS Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAS Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAS Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAS Programmer Daily Rate Trend in England

SAS Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAS Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAS Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAS Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAS Programmer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAS Programmer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SAS Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
South East -30 9 £400 +5.26% 2
Yorkshire -4 8 £438 +9.37%
London +17 7 £425 +23.63% 4
SAS Programmer
UK

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SAS Programmer in their job title 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 with SAS Programmer in their job title.

1 54 (100.00%) SAS
2 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 18 (33.33%) Base SAS
3 14 (25.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (25.93%) SQL
4 13 (24.07%) Oracle
4 13 (24.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (20.37%) CDISC
7 10 (18.52%) ETL
7 10 (18.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 8 (14.81%) Financial Institution
9 6 (11.11%) OLAP
9 6 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (11.11%) SAS Macro
9 6 (11.11%) Banking
9 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 6 (11.11%) Algorithms
9 6 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (9.26%) Data Structures
10 5 (9.26%) XML
10 5 (9.26%) Data Security
11 4 (7.41%) Mainframe
11 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
11 4 (7.41%) UNIX
11 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
11 4 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SAS Programmer in their job title 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 with SAS Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) Base SAS
2 13 (24.07%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 10 (18.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.11%) OLAP
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.70%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.85%) DB2
7 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (25.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (14.81%) Financial Institution
4 6 (11.11%) Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 5 (9.26%) Data Structures
3 4 (7.41%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.41%) Statistics
4 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.70%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.85%) FMCG
6 1 (1.85%) HP Superdome
6 1 (1.85%) Life Science
6 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) UNIX
2 2 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (1.85%) HPUX
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (18.52%) ETL
3 5 (9.26%) Data Security
4 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
4 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.41%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (5.56%) Data Management
6 2 (3.70%) Biostatistics
6 2 (3.70%) Validation
6 2 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.85%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.85%) Test Strategy
7 1 (1.85%) Data Analytics
7 1 (1.85%) Analytics
7 1 (1.85%) Data Reconciliation
7 1 (1.85%) Time Series Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) SAS Macro
3 4 (7.41%) R
3 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) VB
4 1 (1.85%) VBA
4 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) CDISC
2 1 (1.85%) FINREP
2 1 (1.85%) GCP
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) Informatica
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