The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Analyst
Rank 384 393 362
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -31
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 24 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 29
Average daily rate £375 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £323 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAS Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAS Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAS Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAS Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

SAS Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SAS Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAS Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAS Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAS Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +23 1 £320 -26.85% 5
SAS Analyst
England

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited SAS Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 74 (100.00%) SAS
2 39 (52.70%) Analytics
3 36 (48.65%) SQL
4 35 (47.30%) Finance
5 25 (33.78%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (31.08%) Credit Risk
7 19 (25.68%) Base SAS
7 19 (25.68%) Banking
8 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (22.97%) Hadoop
9 16 (21.62%) Data Mining
10 15 (20.27%) Data Analysis
10 15 (20.27%) Marketing
11 14 (18.92%) Statistics
11 14 (18.92%) Data Modelling
12 12 (16.22%) Unix
12 12 (16.22%) R
13 11 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (14.86%) Degree
13 11 (14.86%) Teradata
14 10 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (13.51%) Tableau
15 9 (12.16%) Retail
16 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (10.81%) Statistical Analysis
16 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
16 8 (10.81%) CRM
16 8 (10.81%) Risk Analytics
17 7 (9.46%) Predictive Modelling

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited SAS Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 74 (100.00%) SAS
2 6 (8.11%) Apache Pig
2 6 (8.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.35%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) SPSS
2 4 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.05%) MS Office
4 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) Base SAS
2 17 (22.97%) Hadoop
3 16 (21.62%) Data Mining
4 11 (14.86%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (8.11%) Apache Hive
6 6 (8.11%) Impala
6 6 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (6.76%) SAS EBI
8 4 (5.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (4.05%) Big Data
9 3 (4.05%) GIS
9 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
10 2 (2.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (1.35%) OLAP
11 1 (1.35%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (1.35%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 35 (47.30%) Finance
2 19 (25.68%) Banking
3 15 (20.27%) Marketing
4 9 (12.16%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) CSS
1 1 (1.35%) HTML
1 1 (1.35%) HTML5
1 1 (1.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (33.78%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (31.08%) Credit Risk
3 14 (18.92%) Statistics
4 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
5 7 (9.46%) Economics
6 6 (8.11%) Neural Network
7 3 (4.05%) Fixed Income
7 3 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.70%) Applied Mathematics
8 2 (2.70%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.70%) New Media
9 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Unix
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.70%) Analytics
2 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (20.27%) Data Analysis
4 14 (18.92%) Data Modelling
5 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.81%) CRM
6 8 (10.81%) Risk Analytics
6 8 (10.81%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (9.46%) Predictive Modelling
7 7 (9.46%) Validation
8 6 (8.11%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.76%) Operations Research
10 3 (4.05%) Customer Analytics
10 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.05%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (4.05%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Web Analytics
11 2 (2.70%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (48.65%) SQL
2 12 (16.22%) R
3 7 (9.46%) VBA
4 2 (2.70%) SAS Macro
5 1 (1.35%) Java
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.35%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.35%) SAS Certification
4 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) Basel III
2 1 (1.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Teradata
2 10 (13.51%) Tableau
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle
4 6 (8.11%) Cognos
4 6 (8.11%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (8.11%) SAP
5 2 (2.70%) i2
5 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) CA
6 1 (1.35%) Informatica
6 1 (1.35%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) Sybase