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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Programmer
Rank 592 560 552
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -8
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 16 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.038% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.041% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 7
Average daily rate £413 £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £360 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.83% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £51.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £53.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.10%
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
44644 44373 42617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.47% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29144 28029 25758
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1596 1785 1902
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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
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 9 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
Yorkshire -10 7 £425 +11.84% 4
South East -4 5 £525 +25.37%
London +5 4 £325 -23.52% 1
SAS Programmer
UK

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 56 (100.00%) SAS
2 41 (73.21%) Base SAS
3 26 (46.43%) Finance
4 18 (32.14%) SQL
5 13 (23.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (17.86%) Migration
8 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (16.07%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (14.29%) Oracle
9 8 (14.29%) Windows
9 8 (14.29%) Linux
9 8 (14.29%) R
10 7 (12.50%) Project Management
10 7 (12.50%) SAS Certification
11 6 (10.71%) ITIL
11 6 (10.71%) ITIL V3
11 6 (10.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 5 (8.93%) OLAP Cube
12 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
12 5 (8.93%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 5 (8.93%) Data Management
12 5 (8.93%) OLAP
13 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
13 4 (7.14%) Unix
13 4 (7.14%) XML
13 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
13 4 (7.14%) HTTP
13 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 56 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (73.21%) Base SAS
2 13 (23.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (16.07%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (10.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 5 (8.93%) OLAP
6 5 (8.93%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (8.93%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 3 (5.36%) SAS EBI
9 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.79%) MS Access
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Banking
2 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) XML
2 3 (5.36%) SOAP
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.36%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Data Extraction
4 2 (3.57%) Informatics
4 2 (3.57%) Life Science
4 2 (3.57%) NHS
4 2 (3.57%) Statistics
5 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Migration
2 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (12.50%) Project Management
4 6 (10.71%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) ITIL V3
5 5 (8.93%) Data Management
5 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (5.36%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (5.36%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Validation
8 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.79%) Analytics
9 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.79%) Test Strategy
9 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) R
3 3 (5.36%) SAS Macro
4 2 (3.57%) Lingo
5 1 (1.79%) COBOL
5 1 (1.79%) REXX
5 1 (1.79%) VB
5 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) SAS Certification
2 2 (3.57%) BC Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) CDISC
1 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
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