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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 293 215 224
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +9
Contract jobs citing SAS 403 554 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 1.07% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.40% 6.09% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 391 320
Median daily rate £425 £425 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Median hourly rate £12.17 £30.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.43% +34.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £18.68 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.43 £42.00 £53.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.68 £29.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-63.59% +30.40%
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
9151 9095 8653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.33% 17.59% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6134 5871 5181
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 278 371
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.60 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.21% +14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -16 179 £450 +5.88% 56
Yorkshire -41 53 £400 -5.88% 6
West Midlands -18 43 £441 +3.76% 4
North West -7 42 £385 -14.44% 9
South West +4 32 £350 -9.09% 27
South East -19 32 £425 +4.01% 9
East Midlands -12 11 £309 -14.82% 2
East of England +16 10 £444 -15.07% 5
North East -66 3 £525 +17.97% 2
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 421 (47.68%) SQL
2 358 (40.54%) Finance
3 284 (32.16%) Analytics
4 205 (23.22%) Analytical Skills
5 192 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
6 178 (20.16%) Oracle
7 175 (19.82%) Hadoop
8 167 (18.91%) Banking
9 164 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
10 140 (15.86%) R
11 139 (15.74%) Data Modelling
12 131 (14.84%) Data Analysis
13 129 (14.61%) Credit Risk
14 118 (13.36%) Base SAS
15 111 (12.57%) Python
16 110 (12.46%) Unix
17 108 (12.23%) ETL
18 98 (11.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
19 95 (10.76%) Big Data
19 95 (10.76%) Degree
20 91 (10.31%) Retail
20 91 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
20 91 (10.31%) Marketing
21 88 (9.97%) Java
21 88 (9.97%) Visualisation
22 87 (9.85%) SPSS
23 82 (9.29%) Tableau
24 81 (9.17%) Data Quality
25 79 (8.95%) Apache Hive
25 79 (8.95%) Informatica

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 33 (3.74%) Apache Pig
2 27 (3.06%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.02%) Apache
3 9 (1.02%) ArcGIS
4 8 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 7 (0.79%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.79%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.57%) Confluence
7 4 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.34%) IIS
9 2 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.23%) JBoss
10 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.11%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.11%) FileNet
10 1 (0.11%) IPython
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 87 (9.85%) SPSS
2 63 (7.13%) MS Excel
3 32 (3.62%) MS Office
4 31 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.47%) Stata
6 8 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.79%) MS Project
8 6 (0.68%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.11%) Simulink
9 1 (0.11%) Weka
Business Applications
1 8 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.57%) FastStats
3 5 (0.57%) Unica
4 3 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.23%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.23%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.11%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle AML
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Radian6
6 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.36%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.79%) Office 365
4 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.57%) SaaS
5 4 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (0.45%) GitHub
5 4 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.34%) AWS CloudTrail
6 3 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.34%) Route 53
6 3 (0.34%) SmartFocus
6 3 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.59%) DHCP
1 14 (1.59%) DNS
2 13 (1.47%) iSCSI
3 11 (1.25%) Firewall
4 9 (1.02%) Internet
4 9 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (0.91%) MPLS
6 7 (0.79%) DSL
6 7 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
6 7 (0.79%) VRRP
7 6 (0.68%) HTTP
7 6 (0.68%) Network Security
8 5 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (0.57%) IMAP
8 5 (0.57%) SMTP
9 4 (0.45%) Intranet
9 4 (0.45%) LDAP
9 4 (0.45%) MRTG
9 4 (0.45%) VPN
10 3 (0.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (19.82%) Hadoop
2 164 (18.57%) Data Warehouse
3 118 (13.36%) Base SAS
4 98 (11.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 95 (10.76%) Big Data
6 79 (8.95%) Apache Hive
7 78 (8.83%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 72 (8.15%) SQL Server
9 71 (8.04%) BusinessObjects
10 69 (7.81%) QlikView
11 63 (7.13%) Pentaho
12 53 (6.00%) Data Mining
13 47 (5.32%) HBase
14 42 (4.76%) Relational Database
15 38 (4.30%) SAS Visual Analytics
16 37 (4.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 36 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
18 34 (3.85%) MongoDB
19 26 (2.94%) Oracle Database
20 23 (2.60%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 41 (4.64%) ERwin
2 14 (1.59%) JIRA
3 9 (1.02%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.34%) GitLab
7 2 (0.23%) ProC
7 2 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.11%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.11%) Subversion
8 1 (0.11%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.11%) Toad
General
1 358 (40.54%) Finance
2 167 (18.91%) Banking
3 91 (10.31%) Marketing
3 91 (10.31%) Retail
4 28 (3.17%) Retail Banking
5 27 (3.06%) Investment Banking
6 17 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.70%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.25%) Advertising
9 8 (0.91%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.79%) Legal
11 4 (0.45%) Publishing
12 3 (0.34%) Electronics
12 3 (0.34%) Games
12 3 (0.34%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Billing
14 1 (0.11%) German Language
14 1 (0.11%) International Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 309 (34.99%) Analyst
2 146 (16.53%) Developer
3 122 (13.82%) SAS Analyst
4 116 (13.14%) Data Analyst
5 101 (11.44%) Architect
6 93 (10.53%) SAS Developer
7 58 (6.57%) Risk Analyst
8 50 (5.66%) Consultant
9 48 (5.44%) Data Scientist
10 47 (5.32%) SQL Analyst
11 44 (4.98%) Administrator
12 42 (4.76%) Business Analyst
12 42 (4.76%) Credit Analyst
12 42 (4.76%) Credit Risk Analyst
13 40 (4.53%) Data Architect
14 39 (4.42%) SAS Administrator
15 38 (4.30%) SAS Data Analyst
16 33 (3.74%) Insight Analyst
17 30 (3.40%) Enterprise Architect
17 30 (3.40%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.51%) HTML
2 27 (3.06%) CSS
3 25 (2.83%) REST
4 22 (2.49%) XML
5 12 (1.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (1.25%) .NET
7 10 (1.13%) SciPy
8 9 (1.02%) HTML5
8 9 (1.02%) jQuery
9 8 (0.91%) Web Services
10 7 (0.79%) Pandas
10 7 (0.79%) scikit-learn
11 6 (0.68%) NumPy
12 3 (0.34%) D3.js
12 3 (0.34%) JSON
12 3 (0.34%) Kafka
13 2 (0.23%) MDX
13 2 (0.23%) Middleware
13 2 (0.23%) MLlib
13 2 (0.23%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 205 (23.22%) Analytical Skills
2 129 (14.61%) Credit Risk
3 88 (9.97%) Visualisation
4 77 (8.72%) Data Integration
5 62 (7.02%) Statistics
6 60 (6.80%) Mathematics
7 37 (4.19%) Computer Science
7 37 (4.19%) Data Structures
8 33 (3.74%) Algorithms
9 27 (3.06%) Management Information System
10 23 (2.60%) Economics
11 18 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
12 15 (1.70%) User Experience
13 14 (1.59%) Market Risk
14 11 (1.25%) Data Extraction
14 11 (1.25%) Mainframe
15 9 (1.02%) Physics
16 7 (0.79%) Microsoft Licensing
17 6 (0.68%) Data Centre
17 6 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 110 (12.46%) Unix
2 69 (7.81%) Linux
3 61 (6.91%) Windows
4 25 (2.83%) Windows Server
5 19 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.57%) AIX
7 5 (0.57%) CentOS
7 5 (0.57%) Debian
7 5 (0.57%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.45%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.11%) Android
11 1 (0.11%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.11%) MVS
11 1 (0.11%) Solaris
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (32.16%) Analytics
2 192 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 139 (15.74%) Data Modelling
4 131 (14.84%) Data Analysis
5 108 (12.23%) ETL
6 91 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (8.72%) Data Management
8 66 (7.47%) Data Architecture
9 61 (6.91%) Open Source
9 61 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 58 (6.57%) Data Visualisation
11 51 (5.78%) Migration
11 51 (5.78%) Validation
12 49 (5.55%) CRM
13 48 (5.44%) Data Analytics
14 46 (5.21%) Project Management
15 41 (4.64%) Statistical Modelling
16 39 (4.42%) Visual Analytics
17 37 (4.19%) Machine Learning
18 34 (3.85%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 421 (47.68%) SQL
2 140 (15.86%) R
3 111 (12.57%) Python
4 88 (9.97%) Java
5 59 (6.68%) Shell Script
6 57 (6.46%) VBA
7 45 (5.10%) C++
7 45 (5.10%) MATLAB
8 42 (4.76%) JavaScript
8 42 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 32 (3.62%) SAS Macro
10 26 (2.94%) Ruby
11 23 (2.60%) C
11 23 (2.60%) PHP
12 22 (2.49%) Perl
13 21 (2.38%) T-SQL
14 16 (1.81%) C#
15 14 (1.59%) Scala
16 11 (1.25%) VB
17 8 (0.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 95 (10.76%) Degree
2 56 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 40 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 31 (3.51%) SAS Certification
5 18 (2.04%) PhD
6 14 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.25%) ISEB
8 8 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (0.68%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.45%) CCNA
10 4 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.23%) CISSP
12 2 (0.23%) CLAS
12 2 (0.23%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.23%) MCSA
13 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (9.17%) Data Quality
2 32 (3.62%) QA
3 6 (0.68%) FINREP
4 5 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.34%) CDISC
5 3 (0.34%) COREP
6 2 (0.23%) Basel II
6 2 (0.23%) Basel III
6 2 (0.23%) GCP
6 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.23%) SLA
7 1 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.11%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.11%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (1.36%) Active Directory
1 12 (1.36%) HDFS
1 12 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.13%) Apache Flume
3 7 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 7 (0.79%) Squid
4 5 (0.57%) Dovecot
4 5 (0.57%) iptables
4 5 (0.57%) KVM
4 5 (0.57%) Sendmail
5 3 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.11%) Ceph
6 1 (0.11%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 11 (1.25%) Control-M
2 10 (1.13%) Puppet
3 7 (0.79%) vMotion
4 5 (0.57%) Cacti
4 5 (0.57%) HAProxy
4 5 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.57%) Nagios
4 5 (0.57%) Oozie
4 5 (0.57%) OpenNebula
5 3 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
5 3 (0.34%) Nessus
5 3 (0.34%) Rundeck
5 3 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.23%) SCCM
7 1 (0.11%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.11%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 178 (20.16%) Oracle
2 82 (9.29%) Tableau
3 79 (8.95%) Informatica
4 77 (8.72%) Microsoft
5 67 (7.59%) Teradata
6 43 (4.87%) VMware
7 32 (3.62%) CA
8 31 (3.51%) Cloudera
9 25 (2.83%) IBM
10 24 (2.72%) Platfora
11 23 (2.60%) HP
12 19 (2.15%) Red Hat
12 19 (2.15%) SAP
13 16 (1.81%) Cognos
14 13 (1.47%) Apple
15 12 (1.36%) Cisco
15 12 (1.36%) Google
15 12 (1.36%) MicroStrategy
16 11 (1.25%) CheckPoint
16 11 (1.25%) Hortonworks
London
HFG
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 p/d
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £300 - £350
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £300 to £350 a day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £385 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £451 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £700.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Churchill Frank International
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Rate: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago