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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Programmer
Rank 564 524 497
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -27
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 12 36 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.075% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.082% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 11
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£541 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.31% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £533 £413 £394
% change year-on-year
+29.09% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
SAS Programmer
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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
45333 44161 38662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.46% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27997 26983 22727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1804 1877 2051
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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
Yorkshire -9 4 £533 +33.12%
London -1 3 £650 +62.50% 3
South East - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
SAS Programmer
UK

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) SAS
2 20 (47.62%) Base SAS
3 16 (38.10%) SQL
4 15 (35.71%) Oracle
5 14 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 12 (28.57%) ETL
7 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (23.81%) CDISC
8 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
9 9 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 9 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (19.05%) SAS Macro
10 8 (19.05%) Algorithms
11 7 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (16.67%) Data Security
11 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
12 6 (14.29%) OLAP
12 6 (14.29%) XML
12 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
12 6 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (9.52%) Banking
14 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
14 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
15 3 (7.14%) Validation

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) Base SAS
2 14 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
4 9 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 8 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (14.29%) OLAP
7 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
8 2 (4.76%) Spotfire
8 2 (4.76%) Big Data
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.38%) ERwin
General
1 9 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Algorithms
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
4 3 (7.14%) Statistics
5 2 (4.76%) Biometrics
5 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.76%) GIS
5 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.38%) Life Science
6 1 (2.38%) FMCG
6 1 (2.38%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ETL
2 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (16.67%) Data Security
3 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 7 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Validation
5 3 (7.14%) Data Management
6 2 (4.76%) Biostatistics
6 2 (4.76%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
7 1 (2.38%) Data Reconciliation
7 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) SAS Macro
3 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) R
5 2 (4.76%) VB
5 2 (4.76%) VBA
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) CDISC
2 1 (2.38%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) i2
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago