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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 203 176 160
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -16
Contract jobs citing SAS 210 258 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.99% 1.19% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.25% 6.51% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 155 183
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £521 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 £28.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
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
4003 3966 3725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.86% 18.25% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2762 2640 2417
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 81 118
Average hourly rate £20.45 £22.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £60.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 58 £450 - 48
Ealing - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - - 5
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Romford - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 188 (44.55%) SQL
2 176 (41.71%) Analytics
3 128 (30.33%) Finance
4 110 (26.07%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (20.85%) Oracle
5 88 (20.85%) Business Intelligence
6 80 (18.96%) Base SAS
7 68 (16.11%) Marketing
8 62 (14.69%) Data Analysis
9 61 (14.45%) Data Modelling
10 60 (14.22%) ETL
10 60 (14.22%) Banking
11 57 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
12 56 (13.27%) Degree
13 51 (12.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 49 (11.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 47 (11.14%) Hadoop
16 46 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
17 45 (10.66%) QlikView
18 41 (9.72%) Project Management
19 39 (9.24%) SPSS
19 39 (9.24%) Statistical Analysis
20 38 (9.00%) Data Mining
20 38 (9.00%) Credit Risk
21 35 (8.29%) Big Data
22 34 (8.06%) Mathematics
22 34 (8.06%) CRM
22 34 (8.06%) Retail
23 33 (7.82%) Java
24 32 (7.58%) UNIX

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (2.84%) CICS
2 11 (2.61%) Apache Pig
3 10 (2.37%) Adobe CQ
4 7 (1.66%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.18%) Confluence
5 5 (1.18%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.71%) Apache
7 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.24%) Node.js
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 39 (9.24%) SPSS
2 18 (4.27%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.13%) Shockwave
5 6 (1.42%) MS Office
6 2 (0.47%) MS Project
7 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.24%) FastStats
7 1 (0.24%) Stata
Business Applications
1 11 (2.61%) SiteCatalyst
2 4 (0.95%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.71%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.47%) BASE24
5 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.24%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.42%) SNA
2 1 (0.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (18.96%) Base SAS
2 57 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
3 51 (12.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 49 (11.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 47 (11.14%) Hadoop
6 45 (10.66%) QlikView
7 38 (9.00%) Data Mining
8 35 (8.29%) Big Data
9 26 (6.16%) DB2
10 24 (5.69%) SQL Server
11 19 (4.50%) OLAP
11 19 (4.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 15 (3.55%) Apache Hive
13 14 (3.32%) OLAP Cube
14 10 (2.37%) Sqoop
15 9 (2.13%) Oracle Database
15 9 (2.13%) Relational Database
16 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (1.90%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (0.95%) CA Gen
2 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.71%) TeamCity
2 3 (0.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.71%) Hudson
3 2 (0.47%) ProC
4 1 (0.24%) NUnit
4 1 (0.24%) Maven
4 1 (0.24%) JIRA
4 1 (0.24%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.24%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (0.24%) Grunt
4 1 (0.24%) ERwin
4 1 (0.24%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.24%) NSubstitute
General
1 128 (30.33%) Finance
2 68 (16.11%) Marketing
3 60 (14.22%) Banking
4 34 (8.06%) Retail
5 17 (4.03%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.13%) Games
8 7 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.42%) Spanish Language
10 5 (1.18%) Publishing
10 5 (1.18%) Interactive Media
11 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.71%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.47%) Advertising
14 1 (0.24%) Legal
14 1 (0.24%) Back Office
14 1 (0.24%) Electronics
14 1 (0.24%) Billing
Job Titles
1 133 (31.52%) Analyst
2 104 (24.64%) Developer
3 65 (15.40%) SAS Developer
4 39 (9.24%) SAS Analyst
4 39 (9.24%) Data Analyst
5 27 (6.40%) Programmer
6 26 (6.16%) Insight Analyst
7 22 (5.21%) Architect
8 21 (4.98%) Business Analyst
8 21 (4.98%) Consultant
9 19 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
10 18 (4.27%) Technical Leader
11 17 (4.03%) Administrator
12 16 (3.79%) SAS Administrator
12 16 (3.79%) SQL Developer
13 15 (3.55%) PL/SQL Developer
13 15 (3.55%) Oracle Developer
14 13 (3.08%) SAS Consultant
15 12 (2.84%) Data Scientist
16 11 (2.61%) CICS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.50%) Web Services
2 17 (4.03%) HTML
3 16 (3.79%) HTML5
4 9 (2.13%) Flash
4 9 (2.13%) Middleware
5 8 (1.90%) J2EE
6 5 (1.18%) XML
7 4 (0.95%) .NET
8 2 (0.47%) Lucene
8 2 (0.47%) D3.js
8 2 (0.47%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.24%) REST
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 1 (0.24%) jQuery
9 1 (0.24%) COM
9 1 (0.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 110 (26.07%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (9.00%) Credit Risk
3 34 (8.06%) Mathematics
4 30 (7.11%) Computer Science
5 28 (6.64%) Statistics
6 24 (5.69%) Visualisation
7 14 (3.32%) Data Integration
8 13 (3.08%) Data Extraction
9 12 (2.84%) Open Source
9 12 (2.84%) Social Network
10 9 (2.13%) Flash Games
10 9 (2.13%) User Experience
10 9 (2.13%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.90%) FMCG
11 8 (1.90%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.66%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.66%) Economics
12 7 (1.66%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.18%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.58%) UNIX
2 16 (3.79%) Windows
3 12 (2.84%) Linux
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (41.71%) Analytics
2 88 (20.85%) Business Intelligence
3 62 (14.69%) Data Analysis
4 61 (14.45%) Data Modelling
5 60 (14.22%) ETL
6 46 (10.90%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (9.72%) Project Management
8 39 (9.24%) Statistical Analysis
9 34 (8.06%) CRM
10 29 (6.87%) Visual Analytics
11 28 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (5.92%) Predictive Modelling
13 22 (5.21%) Statistical Modelling
13 22 (5.21%) Data Management
14 21 (4.98%) Customer Insight
15 20 (4.74%) Propensity Modelling
16 18 (4.27%) Waterfall
16 18 (4.27%) Scrum
16 18 (4.27%) Migration
16 18 (4.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (44.55%) SQL
2 33 (7.82%) Java
3 31 (7.35%) PL/SQL
4 29 (6.87%) VBA
5 23 (5.45%) R
6 21 (4.98%) Python
7 18 (4.27%) MATLAB
7 18 (4.27%) SAS Macro
8 12 (2.84%) Assembly Language
8 12 (2.84%) COBOL
9 11 (2.61%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.42%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.95%) Perl
12 3 (0.71%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.71%) C
12 3 (0.71%) Jython
12 3 (0.71%) Ruby
12 3 (0.71%) Clojure
13 2 (0.47%) PROC SQL
13 2 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 56 (13.27%) Degree
2 16 (3.79%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.79%) SAS Certification
3 9 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.71%) VCP4
4 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.71%) PhD
5 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.47%) PMP
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) MCSE
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) CBAP
6 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.37%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) CDISC
3 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.47%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) Basel II
4 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (2.61%) HDFS
2 10 (2.37%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.24%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 4 (0.95%) Nagios
1 4 (0.95%) Ganglia
1 4 (0.95%) Hyperic
2 3 (0.71%) Graphite
Vendors
1 88 (20.85%) Oracle
2 31 (7.35%) Tableau
3 28 (6.64%) Business Objects
4 23 (5.45%) Cognos
5 21 (4.98%) Teradata
6 20 (4.74%) Microsoft
7 15 (3.55%) Informatica
8 13 (3.08%) Adobe
9 10 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.37%) Ab Initio
10 8 (1.90%) Pega
10 8 (1.90%) Palantir
11 7 (1.66%) Google
11 7 (1.66%) IBM
12 6 (1.42%) SAP
12 6 (1.42%) Unica
13 4 (0.95%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.95%) VMware
13 4 (0.95%) BEA
13 4 (0.95%) webMethods
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