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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 279 199 222
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +23
Contract jobs citing SAS 413 570 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 1.16% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.33% 6.24% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 388 304
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £550 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 11
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
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
9545 9128 8394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.35% 18.52% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6435 5762 5271
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 321 295
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.87% +9.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

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 26 May 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
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 26 May 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 -55 167 £525 +23.52% 91
Yorkshire -8 82 £465 +9.41% 16
South East -25 51 £425 +6.11% 13
North West -55 32 £405 -14.73% 16
West Midlands -4 29 £450 +12.50% 9
South West -26 22 £450 +12.50% 13
North East -51 17 £350 -27.08% 1
East of England +26 16 £550 +57.14% 5
East Midlands -2 1 £425 -10.52% 6
SAS
UK

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 388 (45.65%) SQL
2 357 (42.00%) Finance
3 261 (30.71%) Analytics
4 199 (23.41%) Analytical Skills
5 181 (21.29%) Business Intelligence
6 178 (20.94%) Oracle
7 160 (18.82%) Banking
8 155 (18.24%) Data Modelling
9 153 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
10 152 (17.88%) Hadoop
11 134 (15.76%) Credit Risk
12 133 (15.65%) Base SAS
13 132 (15.53%) Data Analysis
14 116 (13.65%) ETL
15 113 (13.29%) Unix
16 111 (13.06%) Python
16 111 (13.06%) R
17 107 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
18 96 (11.29%) Big Data
19 93 (10.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
20 89 (10.47%) Java
21 87 (10.24%) Visualisation
22 86 (10.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
22 86 (10.12%) Data Management
23 83 (9.76%) Degree
24 82 (9.65%) Tableau
24 82 (9.65%) Data Quality
25 81 (9.53%) BusinessObjects
26 80 (9.41%) Informatica
27 79 (9.29%) Retail

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 25 (2.94%) Apache Pig
2 24 (2.82%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.06%) ArcGIS
4 7 (0.82%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.82%) OpenStack
5 6 (0.71%) Confluence
5 6 (0.71%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.59%) Apache
7 4 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.35%) IIS
9 2 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.12%) Documentum
10 1 (0.12%) Facebook Platform
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.12%) IPython
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 68 (8.00%) SPSS
2 61 (7.18%) MS Excel
3 31 (3.65%) MS Office
4 25 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.76%) Stata
6 9 (1.06%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.94%) CPLEX
8 7 (0.82%) MS Project
8 7 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.59%) Weka
10 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.24%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.24%) FastStats
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.24%) Unica
4 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.12%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle AML
4 1 (0.12%) Radian6
4 1 (0.12%) Summit
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.82%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.47%) SaaS
4 3 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (0.35%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudTrail
4 3 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (0.35%) GitHub
4 3 (0.35%) Route 53
5 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.12%) AdWords
6 1 (0.12%) Pure360
6 1 (0.12%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (0.82%) DHCP
2 7 (0.82%) DNS
3 6 (0.71%) HTTP
3 6 (0.71%) iSCSI
4 5 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (0.59%) IMAP
4 5 (0.59%) NAS
4 5 (0.59%) SMTP
5 4 (0.47%) Intranet
5 4 (0.47%) MRTG
5 4 (0.47%) VPN
6 3 (0.35%) Firewall
6 3 (0.35%) OpenVPN
6 3 (0.35%) SNA
7 2 (0.24%) Internet
7 2 (0.24%) LAN
7 2 (0.24%) LDAP
7 2 (0.24%) WAN
8 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
2 152 (17.88%) Hadoop
3 133 (15.65%) Base SAS
4 96 (11.29%) Big Data
5 93 (10.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 86 (10.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 81 (9.53%) BusinessObjects
8 76 (8.94%) Apache Hive
9 69 (8.12%) QlikView
10 63 (7.41%) Data Mining
11 56 (6.59%) Pentaho
12 49 (5.76%) HBase
13 45 (5.29%) SQL Server
14 42 (4.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 41 (4.82%) MongoDB
16 40 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
17 26 (3.06%) Oracle Database
18 23 (2.71%) Relational Database
19 22 (2.59%) SAS EBI
20 21 (2.47%) GIS
Development Applications
1 57 (6.71%) ERwin
2 14 (1.65%) JIRA
3 8 (0.94%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (0.59%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.47%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.47%) Subversion
5 4 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.35%) GitLab
6 3 (0.35%) PVCS
7 2 (0.24%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.24%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.12%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.12%) ProC
8 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 357 (42.00%) Finance
2 160 (18.82%) Banking
3 79 (9.29%) Retail
4 60 (7.06%) Marketing
5 32 (3.76%) Retail Banking
6 26 (3.06%) Investment Banking
7 16 (1.88%) Advertising
8 15 (1.76%) Financial Institution
9 13 (1.53%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.59%) Korean Language
10 5 (0.59%) Publishing
11 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.35%) Legal
12 3 (0.35%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.24%) Back Office
13 2 (0.24%) Games
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Electronics
14 1 (0.12%) Military
Job Titles
1 283 (33.29%) Analyst
2 181 (21.29%) Developer
3 124 (14.59%) SAS Developer
4 111 (13.06%) SAS Analyst
5 96 (11.29%) Data Analyst
6 92 (10.82%) Architect
7 54 (6.35%) Business Analyst
8 53 (6.24%) Data Scientist
8 53 (6.24%) Risk Analyst
9 46 (5.41%) Consultant
10 42 (4.94%) Credit Analyst
10 42 (4.94%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 41 (4.82%) Data Architect
12 37 (4.35%) Administrator
13 36 (4.24%) SAS Administrator
14 32 (3.76%) SAS Data Analyst
15 30 (3.53%) Senior Analyst
16 29 (3.41%) Enterprise Architect
16 29 (3.41%) SQL Analyst
17 26 (3.06%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.12%) HTML
2 30 (3.53%) CSS
3 22 (2.59%) XML
4 15 (1.76%) Web Services
5 12 (1.41%) Ruby on Rails
6 11 (1.29%) .NET
6 11 (1.29%) HTML5
7 10 (1.18%) REST
8 9 (1.06%) SciPy
9 8 (0.94%) jQuery
10 7 (0.82%) Dojo
11 5 (0.59%) Drools
11 5 (0.59%) NumPy
11 5 (0.59%) Pandas
11 5 (0.59%) scikit-learn
12 3 (0.35%) D3.js
12 3 (0.35%) Lucene
13 2 (0.24%) AngularJS
13 2 (0.24%) GraphX
13 2 (0.24%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 199 (23.41%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (15.76%) Credit Risk
3 87 (10.24%) Visualisation
4 70 (8.24%) Data Integration
5 51 (6.00%) Statistics
6 35 (4.12%) Mathematics
7 34 (4.00%) Algorithms
8 32 (3.76%) Management Information System
9 27 (3.18%) Computer Science
10 23 (2.71%) Data Structures
11 18 (2.12%) Performance Metrics
12 14 (1.65%) Market Risk
13 13 (1.53%) Mainframe
14 11 (1.29%) Economics
15 8 (0.94%) Data Extraction
15 8 (0.94%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.94%) User Experience
16 7 (0.82%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.82%) Data Centre
17 5 (0.59%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 113 (13.29%) Unix
2 78 (9.18%) Linux
3 68 (8.00%) Windows
4 18 (2.12%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (0.82%) MVS
8 5 (0.59%) AIX
8 5 (0.59%) CentOS
8 5 (0.59%) Debian
8 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.47%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.35%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.12%) Solaris
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (30.71%) Analytics
2 181 (21.29%) Business Intelligence
3 155 (18.24%) Data Modelling
4 132 (15.53%) Data Analysis
5 116 (13.65%) ETL
6 107 (12.59%) Agile Software Development
7 86 (10.12%) Data Management
8 63 (7.41%) Data Architecture
9 61 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 56 (6.59%) Open Source
11 55 (6.47%) Data Visualisation
12 49 (5.76%) Data Analytics
13 45 (5.29%) Validation
14 41 (4.82%) Statistical Modelling
15 38 (4.47%) Project Management
16 37 (4.35%) Machine Learning
17 33 (3.88%) CRM
17 33 (3.88%) Visual Analytics
18 32 (3.76%) Data Transformation
18 32 (3.76%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 388 (45.65%) SQL
2 111 (13.06%) Python
2 111 (13.06%) R
3 89 (10.47%) Java
4 65 (7.65%) Shell Script
5 59 (6.94%) C++
6 50 (5.88%) VBA
7 41 (4.82%) MATLAB
7 41 (4.82%) PL/SQL
8 40 (4.71%) JavaScript
9 34 (4.00%) SAS Macro
10 33 (3.88%) Perl
11 28 (3.29%) Ruby
12 23 (2.71%) T-SQL
13 20 (2.35%) C
14 18 (2.12%) C#
14 18 (2.12%) Scala
15 17 (2.00%) Bash Shell
15 17 (2.00%) PHP
16 10 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 83 (9.76%) Degree
2 52 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.88%) SAS Certification
4 32 (3.76%) SC Cleared
5 16 (1.88%) PhD
6 15 (1.76%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.29%) ISEB
8 10 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.59%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.59%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.35%) CCNA
10 3 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.24%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.24%) MCSA
12 1 (0.12%) CCNP
12 1 (0.12%) CISSP
12 1 (0.12%) CLAS
12 1 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.65%) Data Quality
2 29 (3.41%) QA
3 7 (0.82%) FINREP
4 5 (0.59%) Basel II
4 5 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.35%) CDISC
5 3 (0.35%) COREP
6 2 (0.24%) GCP
6 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) Basel III
7 1 (0.12%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.12%) IAS 39
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.18%) Apache Flume
3 7 (0.82%) Squid
4 6 (0.71%) HDFS
5 5 (0.59%) Dovecot
5 5 (0.59%) GridGain
5 5 (0.59%) iptables
5 5 (0.59%) KVM
5 5 (0.59%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.35%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.12%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 10 (1.18%) Control-M
1 10 (1.18%) Puppet
2 6 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.59%) Cacti
3 5 (0.59%) HAProxy
3 5 (0.59%) Nagios
3 5 (0.59%) Oozie
3 5 (0.59%) OpenNebula
4 4 (0.47%) Oracle EDQ
5 3 (0.35%) Nessus
5 3 (0.35%) Rundeck
6 2 (0.24%) SCCM
6 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.12%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 178 (20.94%) Oracle
2 82 (9.65%) Tableau
3 80 (9.41%) Informatica
4 64 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 51 (6.00%) Teradata
6 44 (5.18%) CA
7 25 (2.94%) IBM
8 22 (2.59%) VMware
9 20 (2.35%) Cognos
10 18 (2.12%) Red Hat
11 13 (1.53%) Cloudera
11 13 (1.53%) SAP
12 12 (1.41%) Apple
12 12 (1.41%) HP
13 11 (1.29%) Cisco
13 11 (1.29%) i2
14 10 (1.18%) CheckPoint
15 9 (1.06%) Mapinfo
15 9 (1.06%) Platfora
16 8 (0.94%) Hortonworks
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Posted: 57 minutes ago
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London
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City, London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Richmond, Surrey
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Yorkshire and the Humber
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Yorkshire and the Humber
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Rate: competitive
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Hertfordshire
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Rate: competitive
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Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
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North West England
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Birmingham
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East Midlands
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Halifax
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Coventry
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London
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Rate: £575.00 - £700.00 per day
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East Midlands
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London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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London
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Bristol
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Leeds
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East Midlands
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East Midlands
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