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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 204 215 194
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Contract jobs citing SAS 229 223 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.01% 0.94% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.38% 5.04% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 142 166
Average daily rate
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£450 £401 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £537 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £380 £373
% change year-on-year
+15.13% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £43.88 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.25% -23.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -35.89%
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
4254 4423 3891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.69% 18.59% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 3051 2559
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 78 155
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.50 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +19 68 £450 +12.50% 39
Ealing +3 2 £400 -
Croydon - 1 £500 -
Hounslow - - - -
Romford - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 231 (48.94%) SQL
2 180 (38.14%) Analytics
3 139 (29.45%) Analytical Skills
4 131 (27.75%) Finance
5 108 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
6 93 (19.70%) Base SAS
7 88 (18.64%) Oracle
8 85 (18.01%) Marketing
9 80 (16.95%) Data Analysis
10 76 (16.10%) Data Warehouse
11 71 (15.04%) ETL
12 65 (13.77%) SPSS
13 60 (12.71%) Banking
14 57 (12.08%) Data Modelling
15 51 (10.81%) Degree
15 51 (10.81%) QlikView
16 49 (10.38%) Retail
17 47 (9.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
18 46 (9.75%) Hadoop
18 46 (9.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 46 (9.75%) Tableau
19 42 (8.90%) SQL Server
20 37 (7.84%) Data Mining
21 36 (7.63%) R
21 36 (7.63%) Big Data
22 35 (7.42%) Visualisation
22 35 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
23 34 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
24 33 (6.99%) Statistical Analysis
25 31 (6.57%) Mathematics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (1.69%) CICS
2 6 (1.27%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.06%) Confluence
4 1 (0.21%) Node.js
4 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 65 (13.77%) SPSS
2 30 (6.36%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.97%) MS Office
4 10 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.27%) FastStats
6 3 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.42%) MS Project
7 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.42%) Stata
8 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.42%) BASE24
2 2 (0.42%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.21%) SAN
1 1 (0.21%) Internet
1 1 (0.21%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (19.70%) Base SAS
2 76 (16.10%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (10.81%) QlikView
4 47 (9.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 46 (9.75%) Hadoop
5 46 (9.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 42 (8.90%) SQL Server
7 37 (7.84%) Data Mining
8 36 (7.63%) Big Data
9 27 (5.72%) DB2
10 24 (5.08%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 20 (4.24%) Relational Database
12 18 (3.81%) OLAP
13 16 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (3.18%) Spotfire
15 14 (2.97%) OLAP Cube
16 12 (2.54%) Oracle Database
17 8 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (1.69%) DataStage
18 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Maven
2 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.64%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.64%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.64%) Hudson
3 3 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.21%) JIRA
5 1 (0.21%) Toad
5 1 (0.21%) ProC
5 1 (0.21%) ChangeMan
5 1 (0.21%) NUnit
5 1 (0.21%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.21%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.21%) Grunt
5 1 (0.21%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.21%) NSubstitute
General
1 131 (27.75%) Finance
2 85 (18.01%) Marketing
3 60 (12.71%) Banking
4 49 (10.38%) Retail
5 13 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.54%) Investment Banking
7 11 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.48%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.27%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.06%) Advertising
11 4 (0.85%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.64%) Legal
13 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.42%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) Back Office
14 1 (0.21%) Electronics
14 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Billing
14 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 167 (35.38%) Analyst
2 112 (23.73%) Developer
3 68 (14.41%) SAS Developer
4 67 (14.19%) Data Analyst
5 52 (11.02%) SAS Analyst
6 33 (6.99%) Insight Analyst
7 28 (5.93%) Senior Analyst
8 26 (5.51%) Architect
8 26 (5.51%) SQL Developer
9 25 (5.30%) Consultant
10 24 (5.08%) Programmer
11 20 (4.24%) Oracle Developer
11 20 (4.24%) PL/SQL Developer
12 19 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (3.39%) Administrator
13 16 (3.39%) SAS Administrator
14 14 (2.97%) SAS Consultant
15 13 (2.75%) Technical Leader
15 13 (2.75%) Business Analyst
15 13 (2.75%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.97%) Web Services
2 11 (2.33%) HTML
2 11 (2.33%) .NET
3 9 (1.91%) HTML5
4 7 (1.48%) Middleware
5 5 (1.06%) XML
6 3 (0.64%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.21%) REST
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 1 (0.21%) Kafka
7 1 (0.21%) SOAP
7 1 (0.21%) FpML
7 1 (0.21%) ISPF
7 1 (0.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 139 (29.45%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (7.42%) Visualisation
3 31 (6.57%) Mathematics
4 29 (6.14%) Credit Risk
5 28 (5.93%) Computer Science
5 28 (5.93%) Data Integration
6 23 (4.87%) Statistics
7 14 (2.97%) Data Extraction
8 10 (2.12%) Open Source
9 9 (1.91%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.91%) Social Network
9 9 (1.91%) FMCG
10 8 (1.69%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.48%) User Experience
12 6 (1.27%) Mainframe
13 5 (1.06%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.06%) Economics
13 5 (1.06%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.14%) UNIX
2 26 (5.51%) Linux
3 7 (1.48%) Windows
4 1 (0.21%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (38.14%) Analytics
2 108 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
3 80 (16.95%) Data Analysis
4 71 (15.04%) ETL
5 57 (12.08%) Data Modelling
6 35 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 34 (7.20%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (6.99%) Statistical Analysis
9 31 (6.57%) Visual Analytics
10 30 (6.36%) Project Management
11 28 (5.93%) Data Management
12 25 (5.30%) Propensity Modelling
12 25 (5.30%) Data Analytics
13 24 (5.08%) CRM
14 23 (4.87%) Customer Insight
14 23 (4.87%) Statistical Modelling
14 23 (4.87%) Predictive Modelling
15 18 (3.81%) Marketing Analytics
16 17 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 231 (48.94%) SQL
2 36 (7.63%) R
3 26 (5.51%) PL/SQL
4 24 (5.08%) VBA
5 22 (4.66%) SAS Macro
6 16 (3.39%) Java
7 12 (2.54%) Python
8 10 (2.12%) MATLAB
9 7 (1.48%) COBOL
9 7 (1.48%) Assembly Language
9 7 (1.48%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.85%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.64%) VB
11 3 (0.64%) C
11 3 (0.64%) Jython
11 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.42%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.21%) C#
13 1 (0.21%) ABAP
13 1 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (10.81%) Degree
2 20 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.18%) SAS Certification
4 10 (2.12%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.42%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.42%) MCSE
6 2 (0.42%) PhD
6 2 (0.42%) ISEB
7 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.21%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.54%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.85%) QA
2 4 (0.85%) CDISC
3 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) COBIT
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) Basel II
4 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.06%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.85%) HDFS
2 4 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) RACF
3 1 (0.21%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (2.75%) Nagios
1 13 (2.75%) Ganglia
1 13 (2.75%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 88 (18.64%) Oracle
2 46 (9.75%) Tableau
3 31 (6.57%) Microsoft
4 21 (4.45%) Informatica
4 21 (4.45%) Teradata
5 17 (3.60%) Ab Initio
6 14 (2.97%) Business Objects
7 13 (2.75%) Cognos
8 11 (2.33%) IBM
9 10 (2.12%) Google
10 7 (1.48%) Palantir
11 6 (1.27%) Omniture
11 6 (1.27%) Unica
11 6 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (1.06%) Adobe
12 5 (1.06%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.06%) DataFlux
13 4 (0.85%) Eloqua
13 4 (0.85%) Facebook
13 4 (0.85%) Twitter
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago