The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 284 199 211
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +12
Contract jobs citing SAS 406 660 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 1.25% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.37% 6.91% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 473 376
Median daily rate £425 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 14
Median hourly rate £13.35 £40.00 £19.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.62% +100.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.19 £18.68 £13.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £42.50 £22.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.76 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-68.10% +100.00%
SAS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9297 9547 9158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.91% 18.11% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6104 6162 5578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 288 372
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in England

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in England

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAS
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SAS Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SAS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 189 £450 +4.04% 38
North West -40 53 £400 -9.03% 7
South West +31 35 £375 -16.66% 4
South East -73 34 £425 -5.55% 8
West Midlands -6 31 £375 -16.66% 7
Yorkshire -51 27 £409 -4.88% 12
East Midlands -12 17 £325 -17.46% 4
North East -62 15 £638 +32.81% 1
East of England +7 5 £438 - 2
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SAS.

1 364 (46.73%) SQL
2 304 (39.02%) Finance
3 268 (34.40%) Analytics
4 224 (28.75%) Analytical Skills
5 162 (20.80%) Business Intelligence
6 141 (18.10%) Banking
7 130 (16.69%) R
7 130 (16.69%) Hadoop
8 125 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
9 119 (15.28%) Oracle
9 119 (15.28%) Credit Risk
10 112 (14.38%) Marketing
11 104 (13.35%) Data Modelling
11 104 (13.35%) Base SAS
12 102 (13.09%) Python
13 99 (12.71%) Degree
14 97 (12.45%) ETL
15 96 (12.32%) Data Analysis
15 96 (12.32%) Big Data
16 88 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
17 87 (11.17%) Retail
18 83 (10.65%) SPSS
19 81 (10.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
20 79 (10.14%) Statistics
21 78 (10.01%) Visualisation
22 76 (9.76%) Unix
23 66 (8.47%) SQL Server
24 65 (8.34%) Tableau
25 64 (8.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
26 63 (8.09%) Teradata

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (4.49%) Apache Spark
2 28 (3.59%) Apache Pig
3 16 (2.05%) Apache
4 8 (1.03%) WebLogic
5 6 (0.77%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.64%) Confluence
7 4 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.39%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.26%) JBoss
10 1 (0.13%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.13%) FileNet
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.13%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 83 (10.65%) SPSS
2 46 (5.91%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.95%) MS Office
4 22 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.54%) Stata
6 8 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.64%) CPLEX
7 5 (0.64%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.26%) MS Project
9 1 (0.13%) EViews
9 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.03%) Unica
3 6 (0.77%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.77%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (0.77%) FastStats
4 3 (0.39%) Cognos Controller
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.26%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle AML
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.13%) Radian6
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.93%) Google Analytics
2 13 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.90%) Office 365
4 6 (0.77%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.77%) PaaS
4 6 (0.77%) SaaS
5 4 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (0.51%) GitHub
5 4 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.51%) SmartFocus
6 3 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudTrail
6 3 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.39%) IaaS
6 3 (0.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.05%) iSCSI
2 14 (1.80%) DHCP
2 14 (1.80%) DNS
3 10 (1.28%) Firewall
3 10 (1.28%) Internet
4 8 (1.03%) MPLS
5 7 (0.90%) DSL
5 7 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (0.90%) HTTP
5 7 (0.90%) Structured Cabling
5 7 (0.90%) VRRP
6 6 (0.77%) IMAP
6 6 (0.77%) LDAP
6 6 (0.77%) MRTG
6 6 (0.77%) SMTP
7 5 (0.64%) Network Security
8 4 (0.51%) FTP
9 3 (0.39%) OpenVPN
9 3 (0.39%) SSL
10 2 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (16.69%) Hadoop
2 125 (16.05%) Data Warehouse
3 104 (13.35%) Base SAS
4 96 (12.32%) Big Data
5 81 (10.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 66 (8.47%) SQL Server
7 64 (8.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 59 (7.57%) Apache Hive
9 53 (6.80%) BusinessObjects
10 51 (6.55%) Data Mining
11 44 (5.65%) Relational Database
12 40 (5.13%) Pentaho
13 38 (4.88%) QlikView
14 31 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 25 (3.21%) HBase
16 23 (2.95%) SAS EBI
17 22 (2.82%) SAS Visual Analytics
18 20 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
19 18 (2.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
19 18 (2.31%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (2.18%) ERwin
2 12 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.28%) JIRA
4 3 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.39%) GitLab
4 3 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.39%) Subversion
4 3 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.26%) Toad
5 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.13%) ProC
General
1 304 (39.02%) Finance
2 141 (18.10%) Banking
3 112 (14.38%) Marketing
4 87 (11.17%) Retail
5 24 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 21 (2.70%) Retail Banking
7 20 (2.57%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.28%) Legal
9 10 (1.28%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.51%) Billing
10 4 (0.51%) Electronics
10 4 (0.51%) Games
11 3 (0.39%) Advertising
11 3 (0.39%) International Banking
11 3 (0.39%) Publishing
12 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Front Office
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 280 (35.94%) Analyst
2 146 (18.74%) Developer
3 108 (13.86%) Data Analyst
4 96 (12.32%) SAS Developer
5 91 (11.68%) SAS Analyst
6 68 (8.73%) Architect
7 52 (6.68%) Insight Analyst
8 48 (6.16%) Data Scientist
9 46 (5.91%) Consultant
10 41 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
11 35 (4.49%) SQL Analyst
12 33 (4.24%) Administrator
12 33 (4.24%) Credit Analyst
12 33 (4.24%) Credit Risk Analyst
13 29 (3.72%) SAS Data Analyst
14 25 (3.21%) Project Manager
14 25 (3.21%) SAS Administrator
15 24 (3.08%) Data Architect
16 22 (2.82%) SAS Consultant
16 22 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.08%) XML
2 17 (2.18%) REST
3 13 (1.67%) HTML
4 10 (1.28%) SciPy
5 8 (1.03%) .NET
5 8 (1.03%) CSS
5 8 (1.03%) Pandas
6 7 (0.90%) scikit-learn
7 6 (0.77%) NumPy
7 6 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (0.64%) D3.js
9 4 (0.51%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.51%) Kafka
9 4 (0.51%) Middleware
9 4 (0.51%) Web Services
10 3 (0.39%) JSON
11 2 (0.26%) Apache Tez
11 2 (0.26%) MLlib
11 2 (0.26%) Natural Language Processing
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 224 (28.75%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (15.28%) Credit Risk
3 79 (10.14%) Statistics
4 78 (10.01%) Visualisation
5 62 (7.96%) Mathematics
6 54 (6.93%) Data Integration
7 35 (4.49%) Computer Science
8 30 (3.85%) Data Structures
9 25 (3.21%) Management Information System
10 23 (2.95%) Algorithms
11 20 (2.57%) Economics
12 17 (2.18%) User Experience
13 15 (1.93%) Data Extraction
13 15 (1.93%) Mainframe
14 12 (1.54%) Market Risk
15 11 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
15 11 (1.41%) Physics
16 7 (0.90%) Data Centre
16 7 (0.90%) Microsoft Licensing
17 6 (0.77%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 76 (9.76%) Unix
2 58 (7.45%) Linux
3 29 (3.72%) Windows
4 10 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (1.16%) Debian
5 9 (1.16%) Ubuntu
5 9 (1.16%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.90%) CentOS
6 7 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.39%) AIX
7 3 (0.39%) Android
7 3 (0.39%) Solaris
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (34.40%) Analytics
2 162 (20.80%) Business Intelligence
3 104 (13.35%) Data Modelling
4 97 (12.45%) ETL
5 96 (12.32%) Data Analysis
6 88 (11.30%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (7.70%) Data Management
8 58 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (6.93%) Open Source
10 51 (6.55%) Migration
11 48 (6.16%) CRM
12 45 (5.78%) Data Visualisation
13 44 (5.65%) Customer Insight
13 44 (5.65%) Data Analytics
13 44 (5.65%) Validation
14 42 (5.39%) Statistical Modelling
15 41 (5.26%) Data Architecture
16 40 (5.13%) Machine Learning
16 40 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
17 37 (4.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 364 (46.73%) SQL
2 130 (16.69%) R
3 102 (13.09%) Python
4 57 (7.32%) VBA
5 52 (6.68%) Java
6 38 (4.88%) Shell Script
7 33 (4.24%) PL/SQL
8 31 (3.98%) MATLAB
8 31 (3.98%) SAS Macro
9 27 (3.47%) C++
10 21 (2.70%) C
10 21 (2.70%) JavaScript
11 20 (2.57%) PHP
12 17 (2.18%) Perl
13 16 (2.05%) Ruby
14 13 (1.67%) T-SQL
15 12 (1.54%) Scala
16 9 (1.16%) C#
17 7 (0.90%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.90%) Korn
Qualifications
1 99 (12.71%) Degree
2 35 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 21 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.18%) SAS Certification
5 16 (2.05%) PhD
6 9 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (0.90%) ISEB
8 5 (0.64%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.51%) HNC
9 4 (0.51%) HND
10 3 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.26%) CCNA
11 2 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.26%) CISSP
11 2 (0.26%) CLAS
11 2 (0.26%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.26%) MCSA
11 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.93%) Data Quality
2 36 (4.62%) QA
3 6 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.51%) CDISC
4 4 (0.51%) SLA
5 3 (0.39%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.26%) Basel II
6 2 (0.26%) Basel III
6 2 (0.26%) GCP
6 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) COREP
7 1 (0.13%) FINREP
7 1 (0.13%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (1.54%) HDFS
2 11 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.28%) Apache Flume
4 8 (1.03%) Squid
5 7 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.77%) Dovecot
6 6 (0.77%) iptables
6 6 (0.77%) KVM
6 6 (0.77%) Sendmail
6 6 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.26%) Ceph
8 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (1.67%) Puppet
2 7 (0.90%) vMotion
3 6 (0.77%) Cacti
3 6 (0.77%) HAProxy
3 6 (0.77%) Nagios
4 5 (0.64%) OpenNebula
5 4 (0.51%) Control-M
5 4 (0.51%) Oozie
6 3 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.39%) Nessus
6 3 (0.39%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (0.39%) Rundeck
7 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.26%) SCCM
7 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.13%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli NetView
8 1 (0.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 119 (15.28%) Oracle
2 65 (8.34%) Tableau
3 63 (8.09%) Teradata
4 53 (6.80%) Microsoft
5 48 (6.16%) Informatica
6 28 (3.59%) VMware
7 27 (3.47%) SAP
8 21 (2.70%) Cloudera
9 18 (2.31%) MicroStrategy
10 17 (2.18%) CA
10 17 (2.18%) Cognos
11 16 (2.05%) HP
11 16 (2.05%) Platfora
12 15 (1.93%) Google
13 13 (1.67%) IBM
14 9 (1.16%) Dell
14 9 (1.16%) Hortonworks
14 9 (1.16%) Red Hat
15 8 (1.03%) Adobe
15 8 (1.03%) Netezza
West Midlands
onezeero.
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Churchill Frank International
Rate: £175 - £225 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Churchill Frank International
Rate: £325 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
UK , United Kingdom, London
Euro Transition
Rate: £70 - £110 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago