The first table below looks at the demand for SAS Certification 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 Certification over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Certification
Rank 390 376 397
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Contract jobs citing SAS Certification 3 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.023% 0.090%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.078% 0.15% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 19
Average daily rate £251 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.10% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £455 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £495 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3841 3296 3905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.44% 15.23% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2582 1991 2296
Average daily rate £410 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 106 114
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.79 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
SAS Certification
England

SAS Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Certification across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SAS Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAS Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAS Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

SAS Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SAS Certification Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAS Certification
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAS Certification 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 Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Revenue Management
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (16.67%) Cognos
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) SPSS

SAS Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAS Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SPSS
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) SAS Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SAS Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
1 1 (16.67%) Cognos