The table below looks at the statistics for SAS 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 over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 204 215 166
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -49
Contract jobs citing SAS 252 243 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.03% 0.97% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.53% 5.34% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 160 220
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £60.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.66% +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +116.66%
SAS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4557 4551 4784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.62% 18.10% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3036 3003 3113
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 103 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £59.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in London

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the London region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAS
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 15 September 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 +18 59 £410 -7.60% 56
Bromley - 1 £325 -
Harrow - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAS 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.

1 227 (47.00%) SQL
2 185 (38.30%) Analytics
3 135 (27.95%) Analytical Skills
4 129 (26.71%) Finance
5 106 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
6 98 (20.29%) Base SAS
7 96 (19.88%) Marketing
8 87 (18.01%) Oracle
9 78 (16.15%) Data Analysis
9 78 (16.15%) Data Warehouse
10 76 (15.73%) Banking
11 73 (15.11%) Retail
12 63 (13.04%) SPSS
13 61 (12.63%) ETL
14 58 (12.01%) SQL Server
14 58 (12.01%) Hadoop
15 56 (11.59%) Data Mining
16 52 (10.77%) Tableau
17 51 (10.56%) QlikView
18 46 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (9.11%) Degree
20 43 (8.90%) Mathematics
21 42 (8.70%) Visualisation
21 42 (8.70%) Data Modelling
22 41 (8.49%) Big Data
23 40 (8.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
24 39 (8.07%) Data Management
25 37 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
25 37 (7.66%) MS Excel
25 37 (7.66%) R

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SAS 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.24%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.04%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.04%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.41%) CICS
4 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.21%) Confluence
4 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 63 (13.04%) SPSS
2 37 (7.66%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.11%) MS Office
4 11 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.24%) Mathematica
6 5 (1.04%) FastStats
7 4 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.62%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.41%) Stata
9 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.93%) Oracle Retail
2 17 (3.52%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.04%) BASE24
4 4 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.41%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (0.62%) Internet
3 2 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.21%) DNS
4 1 (0.21%) SSL
4 1 (0.21%) SAN
4 1 (0.21%) LDAP
4 1 (0.21%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.21%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (20.29%) Base SAS
2 78 (16.15%) Data Warehouse
3 58 (12.01%) SQL Server
3 58 (12.01%) Hadoop
4 56 (11.59%) Data Mining
5 51 (10.56%) QlikView
6 41 (8.49%) Big Data
7 40 (8.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 35 (7.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 27 (5.59%) Relational Database
10 25 (5.18%) DB2
11 22 (4.55%) Spotfire
12 19 (3.93%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 14 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (2.28%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.86%) NoSQL
16 7 (1.45%) Apache Hive
16 7 (1.45%) OLAP
17 6 (1.24%) DataStage
17 6 (1.24%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 9 (1.86%) Maven
2 6 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.83%) Cucumber
5 3 (0.62%) Hudson
5 3 (0.62%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.41%) ChangeMan
7 1 (0.21%) JUnit
7 1 (0.21%) JIRA
7 1 (0.21%) Selenium
7 1 (0.21%) Toad
7 1 (0.21%) ERwin
7 1 (0.21%) ProC
7 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
General
1 129 (26.71%) Finance
2 96 (19.88%) Marketing
3 76 (15.73%) Banking
4 73 (15.11%) Retail
5 22 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.86%) Advertising
8 8 (1.66%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.45%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.04%) Publishing
11 4 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.83%) Electronics
12 3 (0.62%) Front Office
12 3 (0.62%) Legal
12 3 (0.62%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.62%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.62%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.41%) French Language
13 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.41%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 182 (37.68%) Analyst
2 119 (24.64%) Developer
3 79 (16.36%) SAS Developer
4 71 (14.70%) Data Analyst
5 51 (10.56%) SAS Analyst
6 39 (8.07%) Consultant
7 33 (6.83%) Insight Analyst
8 27 (5.59%) Programmer
9 26 (5.38%) SQL Developer
10 25 (5.18%) SAS Programmer
10 25 (5.18%) Senior Analyst
11 21 (4.35%) Architect
12 19 (3.93%) Business Analyst
13 18 (3.73%) Administrator
13 18 (3.73%) SAS Administrator
14 16 (3.31%) Project Manager
15 15 (3.11%) Oracle Developer
15 15 (3.11%) Visual Analytics Developer
16 14 (2.90%) PL/SQL Developer
17 13 (2.69%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.86%) .NET
2 8 (1.66%) HTML
3 6 (1.24%) Middleware
3 6 (1.24%) HTML5
4 4 (0.83%) XML
5 3 (0.62%) Web Services
6 2 (0.41%) REST
6 2 (0.41%) ISPF
6 2 (0.41%) MDX
7 1 (0.21%) jQuery
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.21%) Kafka
7 1 (0.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.21%) SOAP
7 1 (0.21%) XSD
7 1 (0.21%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 135 (27.95%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (8.90%) Mathematics
3 42 (8.70%) Visualisation
4 34 (7.04%) Statistics
5 32 (6.63%) Data Integration
6 15 (3.11%) Mainframe
7 13 (2.69%) Credit Risk
8 11 (2.28%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.86%) Data Extraction
10 8 (1.66%) Economics
10 8 (1.66%) User Experience
11 6 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.24%) FMCG
12 5 (1.04%) Tandem
12 5 (1.04%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.04%) APACS
12 5 (1.04%) EMV
13 4 (0.83%) DTV
13 4 (0.83%) Clustering
14 3 (0.62%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.25%) Linux
2 24 (4.97%) UNIX
3 3 (0.62%) Windows
3 3 (0.62%) AIX
4 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.41%) zOS
4 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (38.30%) Analytics
2 106 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 78 (16.15%) Data Analysis
4 61 (12.63%) ETL
5 46 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 39 (8.07%) Data Management
8 37 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (7.04%) Project Management
10 33 (6.83%) Statistical Modelling
11 31 (6.42%) Customer Insight
12 30 (6.21%) Data Analytics
13 29 (6.00%) Business Analysis
14 24 (4.97%) Visual Analytics
15 21 (4.35%) Migration
16 19 (3.93%) Statistical Analysis
16 19 (3.93%) Data Architecture
17 17 (3.52%) Predictive Modelling
18 16 (3.31%) Propensity Modelling
18 16 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 227 (47.00%) SQL
2 37 (7.66%) R
3 32 (6.63%) VBA
4 30 (6.21%) SAS Macro
5 21 (4.35%) Java
6 20 (4.14%) PL/SQL
7 12 (2.48%) MATLAB
8 9 (1.86%) Python
9 8 (1.66%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.24%) C++
11 5 (1.04%) C
11 5 (1.04%) VB
12 3 (0.62%) Jython
12 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.41%) Ruby
13 2 (0.41%) REXX
14 1 (0.21%) ABAP
14 1 (0.21%) Scala
14 1 (0.21%) C#
14 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 44 (9.11%) Degree
2 9 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.83%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.62%) PhD
4 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.41%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.21%) MCSE
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB
6 1 (0.21%) CCA
6 1 (0.21%) PMP
6 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.62%) QA
3 2 (0.41%) CDISC
3 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.41%) FATCA
4 1 (0.21%) EMIR
4 1 (0.21%) WCAG
4 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.62%) Cronacle
3 2 (0.41%) RACF
3 2 (0.41%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.21%) HDFS
4 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (2.48%) Nagios
1 12 (2.48%) Ganglia
1 12 (2.48%) Hyperic
2 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.21%) Ambari
3 1 (0.21%) Oozie
Vendors
1 87 (18.01%) Oracle
2 52 (10.77%) Tableau
3 36 (7.45%) SAP
4 33 (6.83%) Microsoft
5 24 (4.97%) Teradata
6 19 (3.93%) JDA
6 19 (3.93%) Business Objects
7 17 (3.52%) Omniture
7 17 (3.52%) Google
7 17 (3.52%) Informatica
8 13 (2.69%) Cognos
9 12 (2.48%) Ab Initio
10 10 (2.07%) IBM
10 10 (2.07%) DataFlux
11 9 (1.86%) Palantir
12 7 (1.45%) TSYS
12 7 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (1.24%) Talend
14 5 (1.04%) Facebook
14 5 (1.04%) Twitter
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Required IT
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago