The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills 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 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 System
Rank 190 219 198
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Contract jobs citing SAS 572 458 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.16% 0.95% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.34% 5.51% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 309 251
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £311 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £22.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +98.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £22.63
% change year-on-year
- +98.89%
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
9028 8314 7573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.35% 17.33% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5701 5224 4334
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 291 437
Average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% -15.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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
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 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 +5 232 £425 - 130
Yorkshire +48 101 £425 +0.59% 37
South East +11 69 £400 +5.32% 46
North West +24 66 £475 +15.15% 32
South West +9 39 £400 +11.11% 27
West Midlands -19 27 £400 -11.11% 17
North East -27 21 £480 +20.00% 7
East Midlands -4 14 £475 +8.57% 24
East of England -5 4 £350 - 8
Midlands - 2 £475 - 1
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAS also 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 that cited SAS.

1 392 (36.26%) Finance
2 360 (33.30%) SQL
3 252 (23.31%) Analytics
4 251 (23.22%) Base SAS
5 248 (22.94%) Business Intelligence
6 235 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
7 225 (20.81%) ETL
8 206 (19.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 179 (16.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 178 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
11 177 (16.37%) Banking
12 168 (15.54%) Oracle
13 144 (13.32%) Data Modelling
13 144 (13.32%) Data Analysis
14 125 (11.56%) Marketing
15 104 (9.62%) UNIX
16 94 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
17 93 (8.60%) Credit Risk
18 90 (8.33%) OLAP
18 90 (8.33%) Business Objects
18 90 (8.33%) Microsoft
19 88 (8.14%) Degree
20 77 (7.12%) SPSS
21 75 (6.94%) MS Excel
21 75 (6.94%) Hadoop
22 74 (6.85%) Retail
23 72 (6.66%) VBA
24 71 (6.57%) Migration
25 70 (6.48%) Project Management
26 67 (6.20%) Agile Software Development

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SAS also 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 that cited SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (2.22%) Apache Pig
2 15 (1.39%) CICS
3 10 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (0.83%) IIS
5 8 (0.74%) WebLogic
5 8 (0.74%) Apache Spark
6 6 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (0.46%) Confluence
7 5 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (0.46%) Apache
8 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.28%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.28%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.19%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.093%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.093%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.093%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.093%) Node.js
10 1 (0.093%) MQSeries
Applications
1 77 (7.12%) SPSS
2 75 (6.94%) MS Excel
3 44 (4.07%) MS Office
4 29 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.11%) MS Project
6 10 (0.93%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.83%) Shockwave
8 6 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.19%) S-PLUS
9 2 (0.19%) Stata
10 1 (0.093%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.093%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.093%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (0.93%) Unica
2 6 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
3 5 (0.46%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.28%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.19%) BASE24
5 2 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.093%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.093%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.093%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.093%) HFM
6 1 (0.093%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.093%) Unica Affinium
6 1 (0.093%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.20%) Google Analytics
3 12 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.46%) SaaS
4 5 (0.46%) PaaS
5 4 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.28%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.093%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.56%) SNA
1 6 (0.56%) Intranet
1 6 (0.56%) Internet
2 4 (0.37%) DNS
2 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.37%) iSCSI
3 3 (0.28%) NAS
3 3 (0.28%) VLAN
3 3 (0.28%) Firewall
3 3 (0.28%) SMS
3 3 (0.28%) DHCP
3 3 (0.28%) SAN
4 2 (0.19%) VoIP
5 1 (0.093%) SSH
5 1 (0.093%) Broadband
5 1 (0.093%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.093%) FTP
5 1 (0.093%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.093%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (23.22%) Base SAS
2 235 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
3 206 (19.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 179 (16.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 90 (8.33%) OLAP
6 75 (6.94%) Hadoop
7 63 (5.83%) SQL Server
8 61 (5.64%) Big Data
9 58 (5.37%) Oracle Database
10 54 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
11 53 (4.90%) Data Mining
12 45 (4.16%) QlikView
13 37 (3.42%) Relational Database
13 37 (3.42%) DB2
14 31 (2.87%) Apache Hive
15 23 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (1.76%) SAS Enterprise Miner
18 18 (1.67%) MS Access
18 18 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (1.11%) ERwin
2 7 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (0.56%) ProC
4 5 (0.46%) CA Gen
4 5 (0.46%) JIRA
5 4 (0.37%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.28%) Subversion
6 3 (0.28%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.19%) Grunt
8 1 (0.093%) NSubstitute
8 1 (0.093%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.093%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.093%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.093%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.093%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.093%) NUnit
8 1 (0.093%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.093%) JUnit
8 1 (0.093%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.093%) Toad
General
1 392 (36.26%) Finance
2 177 (16.37%) Banking
3 125 (11.56%) Marketing
4 74 (6.85%) Retail
5 40 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 27 (2.50%) Investment Banking
7 16 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.30%) Advertising
8 14 (1.30%) Retail Banking
9 13 (1.20%) Games
10 10 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.65%) Publishing
12 6 (0.56%) Billing
13 5 (0.46%) Interactive Media
13 5 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.37%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.28%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.28%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.28%) French Language
15 3 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 354 (32.75%) Analyst
2 307 (28.40%) Developer
3 211 (19.52%) SAS Developer
4 118 (10.92%) Data Analyst
5 113 (10.45%) SAS Analyst
6 98 (9.07%) Consultant
7 71 (6.57%) SAS Consultant
8 60 (5.55%) Programmer
9 52 (4.81%) Business Analyst
10 51 (4.72%) Architect
11 41 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
12 39 (3.61%) Insight Analyst
13 31 (2.87%) Administrator
13 31 (2.87%) SAS Programmer
14 28 (2.59%) Data Scientist
15 27 (2.50%) Project Manager
16 26 (2.41%) SAS Administrator
17 24 (2.22%) Data Architect
18 22 (2.04%) SAS Data Analyst
19 19 (1.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.89%) Web Services
2 23 (2.13%) XML
2 23 (2.13%) HTML
3 16 (1.48%) HTML5
4 13 (1.20%) .NET
5 10 (0.93%) J2EE
6 9 (0.83%) Flash
6 9 (0.83%) ASP.NET
7 8 (0.74%) Middleware
7 8 (0.74%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 6 (0.56%) SAP XI
9 4 (0.37%) CSS
9 4 (0.37%) D3.js
10 3 (0.28%) MLlib
10 3 (0.28%) SciPy
10 3 (0.28%) NumPy
10 3 (0.28%) REST
10 3 (0.28%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.28%) SOAP
10 3 (0.28%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 178 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (8.60%) Credit Risk
3 58 (5.37%) Statistics
4 56 (5.18%) Data Integration
5 44 (4.07%) Visualisation
6 43 (3.98%) Mathematics
7 35 (3.24%) Computer Science
8 33 (3.05%) Data Extraction
9 32 (2.96%) Mainframe
10 27 (2.50%) Management Information System
11 23 (2.13%) Open Source
12 22 (2.04%) Data Structures
13 21 (1.94%) Algorithms
14 19 (1.76%) IBM Mainframe
15 10 (0.93%) Replication
16 9 (0.83%) Flash Games
16 9 (0.83%) Physics
16 9 (0.83%) NHS
17 8 (0.74%) FMCG
18 7 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 104 (9.62%) UNIX
2 53 (4.90%) Windows
3 34 (3.15%) Linux
4 16 (1.48%) AIX
5 11 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (0.74%) Solaris
8 4 (0.37%) HPUX
8 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.19%) zOS
11 1 (0.093%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (23.31%) Analytics
2 248 (22.94%) Business Intelligence
3 225 (20.81%) ETL
4 144 (13.32%) Data Modelling
4 144 (13.32%) Data Analysis
5 94 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 71 (6.57%) Migration
7 70 (6.48%) Project Management
8 67 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (5.92%) Data Management
10 51 (4.72%) Business Analysis
11 47 (4.35%) Statistical Modelling
12 46 (4.26%) CRM
13 44 (4.07%) Statistical Analysis
14 40 (3.70%) Validation
15 39 (3.61%) Data Architecture
16 37 (3.42%) Customer Insight
17 35 (3.24%) Mentoring
18 34 (3.15%) Propensity Modelling
19 33 (3.05%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 360 (33.30%) SQL
2 72 (6.66%) VBA
3 67 (6.20%) R
4 58 (5.37%) Java
5 53 (4.90%) PL/SQL
6 44 (4.07%) SAS Macro
7 37 (3.42%) Python
8 24 (2.22%) MATLAB
9 19 (1.76%) Shell Script
10 14 (1.30%) COBOL
10 14 (1.30%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.02%) VB
11 11 (1.02%) Assembly Language
12 10 (0.93%) T-SQL
12 10 (0.93%) C
13 9 (0.83%) C#
13 9 (0.83%) Perl
14 8 (0.74%) REXX
14 8 (0.74%) C++
15 5 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 88 (8.14%) Degree
2 25 (2.31%) SAS Certification
3 23 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (0.74%) MCSE
7 6 (0.56%) PhD
7 6 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.46%) MCITP
9 3 (0.28%) PMP
9 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.19%) CCNA
10 2 (0.19%) ISEB
10 2 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 24 (2.22%) QA
3 18 (1.67%) Solvency II
4 9 (0.83%) CDISC
5 8 (0.74%) Basel II
6 4 (0.37%) SLA
7 3 (0.28%) COREP
7 3 (0.28%) FINREP
7 3 (0.28%) AIFMD
7 3 (0.28%) Basel III
7 3 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.19%) GCP
8 2 (0.19%) SNOMED CT
9 1 (0.093%) CRD IV
System Software
1 20 (1.85%) HDFS
2 15 (1.39%) Apache Flume
3 8 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.19%) vCloud
6 1 (0.093%) vSphere
6 1 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.093%) RACF
6 1 (0.093%) NFS
6 1 (0.093%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (1.02%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.46%) Graphite
3 4 (0.37%) Oozie
4 3 (0.28%) SCCM
5 2 (0.19%) Nagios
5 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.19%) vMotion
6 1 (0.093%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.093%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.093%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 168 (15.54%) Oracle
2 90 (8.33%) Business Objects
2 90 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 66 (6.11%) Teradata
4 50 (4.63%) Informatica
5 41 (3.79%) Cognos
6 40 (3.70%) Tableau
7 37 (3.42%) IBM
8 34 (3.15%) SAP
9 22 (2.04%) Google
10 17 (1.57%) Adobe
11 16 (1.48%) Ab Initio
11 16 (1.48%) Netezza
12 14 (1.30%) DataFlux
13 13 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.83%) Greenplum
14 9 (0.83%) Pega
15 6 (0.56%) HP
15 6 (0.56%) Siebel
16 5 (0.46%) Cloudera
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