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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Programmer
Rank 562 507 491
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -16
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 17 46 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.096% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.10% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 13
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £529 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
+32.18% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +350.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
- +350.00%
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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £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 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
London -16 8 £425 -5.55% 5
Yorkshire -14 3 £533 +33.12%
North West -23 3 £538 +30.30%
South West +10 2 - -
South East -20 2 £350 -7.89%
North East -14 1 £550 +18.27%
SAS Programmer
UK

SAS Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (100.00%) SAS
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) Base SAS
4 10 (32.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 10 (32.26%) Oracle
4 10 (32.26%) ETL
5 9 (29.03%) Finance
6 8 (25.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 6 (19.35%) CDISC
7 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
7 6 (19.35%) SAS Macro
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (12.90%) Validation
9 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
10 3 (9.68%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
10 3 (9.68%) R
10 3 (9.68%) Data Reconciliation
10 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
10 3 (9.68%) Java
10 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
10 3 (9.68%) MS Office
10 3 (9.68%) Marketing
10 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g

SAS Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) Base SAS
2 10 (32.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (25.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (6.45%) Spotfire
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
7 2 (6.45%) OLAP
7 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
7 2 (6.45%) Big Data
7 2 (6.45%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (3.23%) DB2
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) ERwin
2 1 (3.23%) ProC
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Credit Risk
3 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.45%) GIS
4 2 (6.45%) Biotechnology
4 2 (6.45%) Statistics
4 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.23%) HP Superdome
5 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.23%) Biometrics
5 1 (3.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) HPUX
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ETL
2 4 (12.90%) Validation
2 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
2 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (9.68%) Data Reconciliation
3 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
3 3 (9.68%) Data Management
4 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Data Security
4 2 (6.45%) Biostatistics
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Project Governance
4 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (6.45%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
5 1 (3.23%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) SAS Macro
3 3 (9.68%) R
3 3 (9.68%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VB
4 2 (6.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) CDISC
2 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.23%) GCP
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) i2
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
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