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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 190 195 155
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -40
Contract jobs citing SAS 264 272 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.09% 1.07% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.84% 5.93% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 173 217
Average daily rate
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£420 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £33.00 £59.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.53% +197.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.67%
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
4521 4583 4732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.66% 18.05% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2978 2982 3092
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 110 165
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £59.00 £41.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 2 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

SAS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 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 +23 64 £410 -4.37% 51
Bromley 0 1 £325 - 2
Harrow - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 224 (45.62%) SQL
2 192 (39.10%) Analytics
3 131 (26.68%) Finance
4 117 (23.83%) Business Intelligence
5 103 (20.98%) Base SAS
6 97 (19.76%) Marketing
7 89 (18.13%) Oracle
8 88 (17.92%) Data Warehouse
9 78 (15.89%) Banking
10 77 (15.68%) Data Analysis
11 75 (15.27%) Retail
12 67 (13.65%) ETL
13 65 (13.24%) Data Mining
13 65 (13.24%) SPSS
14 62 (12.63%) Hadoop
15 59 (12.02%) SQL Server
16 50 (10.18%) Tableau
17 49 (9.98%) Degree
18 48 (9.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 48 (9.78%) QlikView
19 47 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
20 44 (8.96%) Data Modelling
20 44 (8.96%) Mathematics
20 44 (8.96%) R
21 41 (8.35%) Visualisation
21 41 (8.35%) Data Management
22 40 (8.15%) Big Data
22 40 (8.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
23 37 (7.54%) MS Excel
24 36 (7.33%) SAP

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (1.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (1.22%) Apache Pig
2 5 (1.02%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.41%) CICS
4 1 (0.20%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.20%) Confluence
4 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 65 (13.24%) SPSS
2 37 (7.54%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.05%) MS Office
4 12 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.22%) Mathematica
6 5 (1.02%) FastStats
7 4 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.61%) Stata
8 3 (0.61%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (3.87%) Oracle Retail
2 17 (3.46%) Google Analytics
3 5 (1.02%) BASE24
4 4 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.41%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (0.61%) Internet
3 2 (0.41%) LAN
4 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.20%) DNS
4 1 (0.20%) SSL
4 1 (0.20%) SAN
4 1 (0.20%) LDAP
4 1 (0.20%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (20.98%) Base SAS
2 88 (17.92%) Data Warehouse
3 65 (13.24%) Data Mining
4 62 (12.63%) Hadoop
5 59 (12.02%) SQL Server
6 48 (9.78%) QlikView
6 48 (9.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 40 (8.15%) Big Data
7 40 (8.15%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 28 (5.70%) Relational Database
9 27 (5.50%) DB2
10 22 (4.48%) Spotfire
11 17 (3.46%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 16 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (2.04%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.83%) Apache Hive
14 9 (1.83%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.83%) OLAP
15 6 (1.22%) DataStage
16 5 (1.02%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (1.83%) Maven
2 7 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (1.02%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.61%) Eclipse
5 3 (0.61%) ProC
6 2 (0.41%) ChangeMan
6 2 (0.41%) Selenium
6 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.41%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.20%) Hudson
7 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.20%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) Toad
7 1 (0.20%) ERwin
7 1 (0.20%) JUnit
General
1 131 (26.68%) Finance
2 97 (19.76%) Marketing
3 78 (15.89%) Banking
4 75 (15.27%) Retail
5 22 (4.48%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.83%) Advertising
8 7 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.02%) Publishing
10 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.81%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.81%) Electronics
11 3 (0.61%) Front Office
11 3 (0.61%) Legal
11 3 (0.61%) Games
11 3 (0.61%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.61%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.41%) French Language
12 2 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 181 (36.86%) Analyst
2 126 (25.66%) Developer
3 86 (17.52%) SAS Developer
4 74 (15.07%) Data Analyst
5 46 (9.37%) SAS Analyst
6 36 (7.33%) Consultant
7 30 (6.11%) Programmer
8 29 (5.91%) Insight Analyst
9 28 (5.70%) SAS Programmer
9 28 (5.70%) SQL Developer
10 25 (5.09%) Senior Analyst
11 22 (4.48%) Business Analyst
11 22 (4.48%) Architect
12 18 (3.67%) Administrator
12 18 (3.67%) SAS Administrator
13 16 (3.26%) Project Manager
14 15 (3.05%) Oracle Developer
15 14 (2.85%) PL/SQL Developer
15 14 (2.85%) Data Scientist
15 14 (2.85%) Visual Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.63%) .NET
2 7 (1.43%) HTML
3 5 (1.02%) Middleware
3 5 (1.02%) HTML5
4 4 (0.81%) Web Services
4 4 (0.81%) XML
5 3 (0.61%) REST
6 2 (0.41%) ISPF
6 2 (0.41%) MDX
7 1 (0.20%) jQuery
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.20%) XSD
7 1 (0.20%) SOAP
7 1 (0.20%) Kafka
7 1 (0.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.20%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.96%) Mathematics
2 41 (8.35%) Visualisation
3 36 (7.33%) Statistics
4 33 (6.72%) Data Integration
5 13 (2.65%) Mainframe
6 12 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.44%) Credit Risk
7 8 (1.63%) Economics
7 8 (1.63%) Data Extraction
8 6 (1.22%) FMCG
9 5 (1.02%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.02%) Tandem
9 5 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.02%) APACS
9 5 (1.02%) EMV
10 4 (0.81%) DTV
10 4 (0.81%) Clustering
11 3 (0.61%) Physics
11 3 (0.61%) NHS
11 3 (0.61%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.92%) Linux
2 22 (4.48%) UNIX
3 3 (0.61%) Windows
3 3 (0.61%) 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
1 192 (39.10%) Analytics
2 117 (23.83%) Business Intelligence
3 77 (15.68%) Data Analysis
4 67 (13.65%) ETL
5 47 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (8.96%) Data Modelling
7 41 (8.35%) Data Management
8 33 (6.72%) Project Management
8 33 (6.72%) Statistical Modelling
9 31 (6.31%) Data Analytics
10 30 (6.11%) Business Analysis
11 29 (5.91%) Customer Insight
12 25 (5.09%) Predictive Modelling
13 22 (4.48%) Visual Analytics
14 19 (3.87%) Data Architecture
14 19 (3.87%) Statistical Analysis
15 18 (3.67%) Migration
16 16 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (2.85%) Propensity Modelling
17 14 (2.85%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 224 (45.62%) SQL
2 44 (8.96%) R
3 34 (6.92%) VBA
4 30 (6.11%) SAS Macro
5 22 (4.48%) Java
6 20 (4.07%) PL/SQL
7 14 (2.85%) MATLAB
8 11 (2.24%) Python
9 8 (1.63%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.22%) C++
10 6 (1.22%) C
11 5 (1.02%) VB
12 3 (0.61%) Ruby
12 3 (0.61%) PROC SQL
13 2 (0.41%) REXX
14 1 (0.20%) ABAP
14 1 (0.20%) Jython
14 1 (0.20%) C#
14 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (9.98%) Degree
2 9 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.81%) DV Cleared
3 4 (0.81%) PhD
4 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) SAS Certification
5 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.20%) MCSE
6 1 (0.20%) ISEB
6 1 (0.20%) CCA
6 1 (0.20%) PMP
6 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.46%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.81%) QA
3 3 (0.61%) FATCA
4 2 (0.41%) CDISC
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) WCAG
5 1 (0.20%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.61%) Cronacle
3 2 (0.41%) RACF
3 2 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.41%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.20%) HDFS
4 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (2.04%) Nagios
1 10 (2.04%) Ganglia
1 10 (2.04%) Hyperic
2 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.20%) Ambari
3 1 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 89 (18.13%) Oracle
2 50 (10.18%) Tableau
3 36 (7.33%) SAP
4 32 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 27 (5.50%) Teradata
6 20 (4.07%) Business Objects
7 19 (3.87%) JDA
8 17 (3.46%) Informatica
8 17 (3.46%) Omniture
8 17 (3.46%) Google
9 13 (2.65%) Ab Initio
9 13 (2.65%) Cognos
10 11 (2.24%) IBM
11 10 (2.04%) DataFlux
11 10 (2.04%) Palantir
12 9 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
13 7 (1.43%) TSYS
13 7 (1.43%) Talend
14 5 (1.02%) Facebook
14 5 (1.02%) Twitter
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Romford, Essex
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago