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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 270 205 215
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +10
Contract jobs citing SAS 162 233 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 1.05% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.68% 5.43% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 141 142
Median daily rate £525 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £310 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
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
4407 4292 4221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.34% 19.38% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3206 2880 2938
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 109 65
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £13.02 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.48 £35.00 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 23 £438 +6.06% 22
Canary Wharf +9 3 £400 -
Uxbridge +7 2 - -
Croydon -10 2 £420 +27.27%
Harrow - 1 £460 -
Docklands, London - 1 £500 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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.

1 159 (46.36%) SQL
2 138 (40.23%) Analytics
3 131 (38.19%) Finance
4 80 (23.32%) Banking
5 79 (23.03%) Business Intelligence
6 70 (20.41%) Hadoop
7 67 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
8 58 (16.91%) R
9 57 (16.62%) Data Analysis
10 53 (15.45%) Data Modelling
10 53 (15.45%) Credit Risk
11 52 (15.16%) Big Data
11 52 (15.16%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (13.99%) Data Mining
13 47 (13.70%) ETL
14 46 (13.41%) Python
15 41 (11.95%) SPSS
15 41 (11.95%) Retail
16 40 (11.66%) Data Warehouse
16 40 (11.66%) Base SAS
17 39 (11.37%) Oracle
18 38 (11.08%) Tableau
19 36 (10.50%) Degree
20 35 (10.20%) QlikView
21 34 (9.91%) Marketing
22 33 (9.62%) Java
22 33 (9.62%) Unix
23 31 (9.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
24 29 (8.45%) Security Cleared
25 28 (8.16%) Apache Hive

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 16 (4.66%) Apache Pig
2 12 (3.50%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.33%) ArcGIS
4 4 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.29%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.29%) IIS
7 1 (0.29%) IPython
7 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (11.95%) SPSS
2 24 (7.00%) MS Excel
3 15 (4.37%) Stata
4 10 (2.92%) MS Office
4 10 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (2.33%) CPLEX
6 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.58%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.58%) FastStats
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle AML
3 1 (0.29%) Radian6
3 1 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) AdWords
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (0.87%) SNA
3 2 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) DHCP
4 1 (0.29%) DNS
4 1 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.29%) HTTP
4 1 (0.29%) IMAP
4 1 (0.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.29%) LDAP
4 1 (0.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (20.41%) Hadoop
2 52 (15.16%) Big Data
3 48 (13.99%) Data Mining
4 40 (11.66%) Base SAS
4 40 (11.66%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (10.20%) QlikView
6 31 (9.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 28 (8.16%) Apache Hive
8 25 (7.29%) SQL Server
9 24 (7.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 20 (5.83%) GIS
11 18 (5.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (4.96%) HBase
13 15 (4.37%) CouchDB
14 14 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
15 13 (3.79%) MySQL
15 13 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (3.21%) Relational Database
17 8 (2.33%) Power BI
17 8 (2.33%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.17%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.87%) ERwin
2 3 (0.87%) Subversion
3 2 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.58%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 131 (38.19%) Finance
2 80 (23.32%) Banking
3 41 (11.95%) Retail
4 34 (9.91%) Marketing
5 21 (6.12%) Investment Banking
6 15 (4.37%) Retail Banking
7 11 (3.21%) Advertising
8 9 (2.62%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.46%) Korean Language
10 3 (0.87%) Legal
10 3 (0.87%) Private Banking
10 3 (0.87%) Publishing
10 3 (0.87%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.58%) Back Office
11 2 (0.58%) Games
11 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
12 1 (0.29%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 116 (33.82%) Analyst
2 70 (20.41%) Developer
3 49 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 48 (13.99%) SAS Analyst
4 48 (13.99%) SAS Developer
5 22 (6.41%) Data Scientist
6 21 (6.12%) Risk Analyst
7 19 (5.54%) Architect
8 18 (5.25%) Administrator
8 18 (5.25%) Credit Analyst
8 18 (5.25%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 18 (5.25%) SAS Administrator
9 16 (4.66%) Consultant
10 13 (3.79%) Big Data Engineer
10 13 (3.79%) Business Analyst
10 13 (3.79%) Data Architect
10 13 (3.79%) Data Engineer
11 12 (3.50%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
11 12 (3.50%) SAS Risk Analyst
11 12 (3.50%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.00%) HTML
2 20 (5.83%) CSS
3 12 (3.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (3.21%) HTML5
5 9 (2.62%) Web Services
6 8 (2.33%) jQuery
7 4 (1.17%) XML
8 3 (0.87%) D3.js
8 3 (0.87%) Lucene
9 2 (0.58%) .NET
9 2 (0.58%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.58%) GraphX
9 2 (0.58%) MDX
9 2 (0.58%) SciPy
10 1 (0.29%) JSON
10 1 (0.29%) Middleware
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 1 (0.29%) Pandas
10 1 (0.29%) SAML
10 1 (0.29%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.53%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (15.45%) Credit Risk
3 26 (7.58%) Visualisation
4 23 (6.71%) Statistics
5 21 (6.12%) Data Integration
6 19 (5.54%) Mathematics
7 15 (4.37%) Computer Science
8 13 (3.79%) Performance Metrics
9 11 (3.21%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.33%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.46%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.46%) Market Risk
11 5 (1.46%) User Experience
12 4 (1.17%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.17%) Psychology
13 3 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
13 3 (0.87%) Economics
13 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.87%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.62%) Unix
2 26 (7.58%) Linux
3 20 (5.83%) Windows
4 12 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.21%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.87%) AIX
8 1 (0.29%) CentOS
8 1 (0.29%) Debian
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.29%) Solaris
8 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (40.23%) Analytics
2 79 (23.03%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (16.62%) Data Analysis
4 53 (15.45%) Data Modelling
5 52 (15.16%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (13.70%) ETL
7 26 (7.58%) Data Management
8 24 (7.00%) Data Analytics
9 23 (6.71%) Visual Analytics
10 22 (6.41%) Machine Learning
10 22 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (6.41%) Statistical Modelling
11 21 (6.12%) CRM
12 20 (5.83%) Statistical Analysis
13 15 (4.37%) Open Source
13 15 (4.37%) Predictive Analytics
14 14 (4.08%) Data Visualisation
15 13 (3.79%) Data Architecture
15 13 (3.79%) Mentoring
16 12 (3.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 159 (46.36%) SQL
2 58 (16.91%) R
3 46 (13.41%) Python
4 33 (9.62%) Java
5 22 (6.41%) MATLAB
5 22 (6.41%) VBA
6 21 (6.12%) SAS Macro
7 19 (5.54%) Shell Script
8 15 (4.37%) PL/SQL
9 14 (4.08%) JavaScript
10 13 (3.79%) Perl
10 13 (3.79%) PHP
10 13 (3.79%) Ruby
10 13 (3.79%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.50%) C++
11 12 (3.50%) Scala
12 2 (0.58%) C
12 2 (0.58%) Lingo
12 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.58%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (10.50%) Degree
2 29 (8.45%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.66%) SAS Certification
4 14 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.79%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.33%) PhD
7 4 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.87%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.87%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.58%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.58%) ISEB
9 2 (0.58%) MCSA
9 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.29%) CISSP
10 1 (0.29%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.71%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.33%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) CDISC
3 2 (0.58%) GCP
4 1 (0.29%) Basel II
4 1 (0.29%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.29%) FINREP
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.46%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.29%) Ceph
3 1 (0.29%) Dovecot
3 1 (0.29%) HDFS
3 1 (0.29%) iptables
3 1 (0.29%) KVM
3 1 (0.29%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.29%) Squid
3 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.58%) Control-M
2 2 (0.58%) Oozie
2 2 (0.58%) SCCM
3 1 (0.29%) Cacti
3 1 (0.29%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.29%) Nagios
3 1 (0.29%) OpenNebula
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (11.37%) Oracle
2 38 (11.08%) Tableau
3 24 (7.00%) Microsoft
4 23 (6.71%) Teradata
5 21 (6.12%) Informatica
6 14 (4.08%) IBM
7 13 (3.79%) Red Hat
8 11 (3.21%) i2
9 9 (2.62%) Mapinfo
10 8 (2.33%) ILOG
11 7 (2.04%) Ab Initio
12 6 (1.75%) Cognos
13 5 (1.46%) Adobe
14 4 (1.17%) Alteryx
14 4 (1.17%) Netezza
15 3 (0.87%) Apple
15 3 (0.87%) HP
15 3 (0.87%) Omniture
15 3 (0.87%) Palantir
15 3 (0.87%) SAP
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