The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
England / London
Rank 262 244 214
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -30
Contract jobs citing SAS 135 180 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.84% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.58% 5.05% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 121 170
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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
3774 3567 3820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.51% 16.63% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2627 2442 2628
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 55 73
Median hourly rate £22.67 £22.62 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.20% +2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 21 £450 -2.70% 10
Hammersmith - 4 £575 -
Docklands, London - 1 £400 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for SAS.

1 131 (48.34%) Analytics
2 117 (43.17%) SQL
3 102 (37.64%) Analytical Skills
4 94 (34.69%) Finance
5 86 (31.73%) Business Intelligence
6 67 (24.72%) R
7 65 (23.99%) Python
8 56 (20.66%) ETL
8 56 (20.66%) Big Data
9 54 (19.93%) Hadoop
9 54 (19.93%) Data Modelling
10 52 (19.19%) Banking
11 50 (18.45%) Degree
12 45 (16.61%) Marketing
13 44 (16.24%) Statistics
13 44 (16.24%) SPSS
14 41 (15.13%) Retail
14 41 (15.13%) Data Analysis
15 40 (14.76%) Credit Risk
16 39 (14.39%) Mathematics
16 39 (14.39%) Data Warehouse
17 37 (13.65%) Visualisation
17 37 (13.65%) Data Analytics
18 36 (13.28%) Tableau
19 34 (12.55%) SQL Server
20 33 (12.18%) MS Excel
21 32 (11.81%) Microsoft
22 30 (11.07%) Apache Spark
23 27 (9.96%) Oracle
23 27 (9.96%) Data Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (11.07%) Apache Spark
2 11 (4.06%) Apache Pig
3 10 (3.69%) Apache
4 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.11%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.74%) Drupal
7 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.37%) CMS
7 1 (0.37%) Confluence
7 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (16.24%) SPSS
2 33 (12.18%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.80%) MS Office
4 10 (3.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.11%) EViews
5 3 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.11%) Stata
6 2 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (1.48%) Eloqua
1 4 (1.48%) FastStats
2 3 (1.11%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.74%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.37%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.69%) Google Analytics
2 9 (3.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.74%) Flurry Analytics
6 1 (0.37%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (0.37%) GitHub
6 1 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.37%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.11%) DMS-100
1 3 (1.11%) DPNSS
1 3 (1.11%) Q.931
2 2 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (0.74%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.37%) DHCP
3 1 (0.37%) DNS
3 1 (0.37%) Firewall
3 1 (0.37%) FTP
3 1 (0.37%) HTTP
3 1 (0.37%) IMAP
3 1 (0.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.37%) LDAP
3 1 (0.37%) MRTG
3 1 (0.37%) PABX
3 1 (0.37%) PSTN
3 1 (0.37%) SMTP
3 1 (0.37%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (20.66%) Big Data
2 54 (19.93%) Hadoop
3 39 (14.39%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (12.55%) SQL Server
5 27 (9.96%) Base SAS
5 27 (9.96%) QlikView
6 23 (8.49%) Apache Hive
6 23 (8.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 20 (7.38%) Power BI
7 20 (7.38%) Relational Database
7 20 (7.38%) SAS EBI
8 18 (6.64%) BusinessObjects
8 18 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (6.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (5.90%) Data Mining
10 16 (5.90%) Spotfire
10 16 (5.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (5.17%) Data Lake
12 10 (3.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 9 (3.32%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (3.32%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.58%) JIRA
3 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.48%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.74%) Gradle
5 2 (0.74%) Maven
5 2 (0.74%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Continuum
6 1 (0.37%) Codeship
6 1 (0.37%) ProC
6 1 (0.37%) Selenium
6 1 (0.37%) Toad
6 1 (0.37%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.37%) WATIR
General
1 94 (34.69%) Finance
2 52 (19.19%) Banking
3 45 (16.61%) Marketing
4 41 (15.13%) Retail
5 11 (4.06%) Retail Banking
6 10 (3.69%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.69%) Telecoms
7 8 (2.95%) Advertising
7 8 (2.95%) Legal
8 6 (2.21%) Publishing
9 4 (1.48%) International Banking
9 4 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.74%) Games
12 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Front Office
12 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.37%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (36.16%) Analyst
2 59 (21.77%) Developer
3 44 (16.24%) Data Analyst
4 34 (12.55%) Data Scientist
5 25 (9.23%) SAS Developer
6 23 (8.49%) SAS Analyst
7 20 (7.38%) Consultant
8 16 (5.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 14 (5.17%) Insight Analyst
10 13 (4.80%) Architect
10 13 (4.80%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.69%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.32%) Web Analyst
13 8 (2.95%) Junior
13 8 (2.95%) Marketing Analyst
14 7 (2.58%) Business Consultant
14 7 (2.58%) Data Consultant
14 7 (2.58%) Python Developer
14 7 (2.58%) Risk Analyst
14 7 (2.58%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.58%) XML
2 5 (1.85%) HTML
2 5 (1.85%) Web Services
3 4 (1.48%) .NET
3 4 (1.48%) CSS
4 3 (1.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.11%) D3.js
4 3 (1.11%) Flash
4 3 (1.11%) Kafka
5 2 (0.74%) MDX
5 2 (0.74%) MLlib
5 2 (0.74%) SparkR
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Tez
6 1 (0.37%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.37%) NumPy
6 1 (0.37%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.37%) SAML
6 1 (0.37%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (0.37%) WinForms
6 1 (0.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 102 (37.64%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (14.76%) Credit Risk
3 21 (7.75%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.85%) Data Structures
5 5 (1.85%) Fintech
5 5 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.48%) User Experience
7 3 (1.11%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.11%) iPad
7 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.11%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.74%) Derivative
8 2 (0.74%) Equities
8 2 (0.74%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.74%) Life Science
8 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.32%) Linux
2 7 (2.58%) Unix
3 2 (0.74%) Debian
3 2 (0.74%) Solaris
3 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
3 2 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (48.34%) Analytics
2 86 (31.73%) Business Intelligence
3 56 (20.66%) ETL
4 54 (19.93%) Data Modelling
5 44 (16.24%) Statistics
6 41 (15.13%) Data Analysis
7 39 (14.39%) Mathematics
8 37 (13.65%) Data Analytics
8 37 (13.65%) Visualisation
9 27 (9.96%) Data Management
10 26 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (8.86%) Web Analytics
12 23 (8.49%) Machine Learning
12 23 (8.49%) Predictive Modelling
12 23 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (5.90%) Data Visualisation
13 16 (5.90%) Statistical Analysis
14 14 (5.17%) CRM
14 14 (5.17%) Open Source
14 14 (5.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (43.17%) SQL
2 67 (24.72%) R
3 65 (23.99%) Python
4 24 (8.86%) Java
5 17 (6.27%) Scala
6 13 (4.80%) VBA
7 10 (3.69%) C#
8 9 (3.32%) JavaScript
8 9 (3.32%) SAS Macro
9 8 (2.95%) C++
10 5 (1.85%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.48%) C
11 4 (1.48%) Perl
11 4 (1.48%) PHP
11 4 (1.48%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.74%) PROC SQL
12 2 (0.74%) Ruby
12 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (18.45%) Degree
2 7 (2.58%) SAS Certification
3 6 (2.21%) CCA
4 4 (1.48%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) ISEB
5 2 (0.74%) PhD
5 2 (0.74%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) CBAP
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.64%) Data Quality
2 12 (4.43%) IFRS
3 11 (4.06%) IFRS 9
4 5 (1.85%) QA
5 3 (1.11%) Actionable Recommendations
5 3 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.74%) GCP
6 2 (0.74%) SLA
6 2 (0.74%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.37%) Basel II
7 1 (0.37%) CDISC
7 1 (0.37%) IAS 39
System Software
1 5 (1.85%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.11%) Ceph
2 3 (1.11%) HDFS
3 2 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.37%) Docker
4 1 (0.37%) Dovecot
4 1 (0.37%) iptables
4 1 (0.37%) KVM
4 1 (0.37%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.37%) Squid
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.48%) Ansible
1 4 (1.48%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.11%) Puppet
3 2 (0.74%) Oozie
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (0.74%) Salt
4 1 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.37%) Cacti
4 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.37%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.37%) Nagios
4 1 (0.37%) RANCID
4 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (13.28%) Tableau
2 32 (11.81%) Microsoft
3 27 (9.96%) Oracle
4 26 (9.59%) Teradata
5 23 (8.49%) Cognos
6 21 (7.75%) SAP
7 13 (4.80%) Adobe
7 13 (4.80%) Google
8 12 (4.43%) RapidMiner
9 11 (4.06%) Informatica
9 11 (4.06%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (3.32%) IBM
10 9 (3.32%) Netezza
11 5 (1.85%) Ab Initio
11 5 (1.85%) Optimizely
12 4 (1.48%) Actimize
12 4 (1.48%) Apteco
13 3 (1.11%) Nortel
13 3 (1.11%) Omniture
13 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
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