The first table below looks at the demand for SAS Macro skills 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 Macro over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Macro
Rank 387 396 395
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 15 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.033% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.076% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 9
Average daily rate
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£420 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £381 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £431 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9695 10542 10255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.75% 43.47% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6963 7480 7039
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 112 155
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
SAS Macro
England

SAS Macro
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAS Macro Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAS Macro
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAS Macro Daily Rate Trend in London

SAS Macro
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Macro across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

SAS Macro Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAS Macro
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAS Macro Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAS Macro
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 Macro within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
City of London +27 3 £475 +8.57%
SAS Macro
England

SAS Macro
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAS Macro 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 Macro.

1 31 (100.00%) SAS
1 31 (100.00%) Base SAS
2 15 (48.39%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (45.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 9 (29.03%) UNIX
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (19.35%) Linux
6 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
6 6 (19.35%) Customer Insight
6 6 (19.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 5 (16.13%) Marketing
7 5 (16.13%) SAP
7 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.90%) SAP BI
8 4 (12.90%) Data Management
8 4 (12.90%) Big Data
9 3 (9.68%) Analytics
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
9 3 (9.68%) DB2
10 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
10 2 (6.45%) ETL
10 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
10 2 (6.45%) VBA
10 2 (6.45%) Java
10 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
10 2 (6.45%) Data Transformation
10 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint

SAS Macro
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAS Macro 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 Macro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) Base SAS
2 14 (45.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (19.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (12.90%) SAP BI
4 4 (12.90%) Big Data
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.68%) DB2
6 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
1 15 (48.39%) SAS Developer
2 12 (38.71%) SAS Programmer
2 12 (38.71%) Programmer
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) SAS Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAS Insight Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) SAS Analyst Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
1 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) UNIX
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (19.35%) Customer Insight
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) Data Management
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 2 (6.45%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.23%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Customer Analytics
7 1 (3.23%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.45%) VBA
3 2 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Sybase
3 1 (3.23%) Business Objects