The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Developer
Rank 98 77 85
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 7 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.85% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.88% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £431 £390
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +10.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAS Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1729 1358 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.95% 95.77% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 789 586
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 58 52
Average hourly rate £17.30 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SAS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS Developer across the Manchester region.

SAS Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SAS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

SAS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SAS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited SAS Developer in their job title 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 with SAS Developer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) SAS
2 33 (84.62%) Finance
3 32 (82.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 24 (61.54%) Base SAS
5 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (28.21%) ETL
6 10 (25.64%) OLAP
6 10 (25.64%) Unix
6 10 (25.64%) OLAP Cube
7 9 (23.08%) SAS EBI
7 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (23.08%) Project Management
8 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
8 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
9 6 (15.38%) Banking
9 6 (15.38%) System Testing
10 5 (12.82%) Marketing
10 5 (12.82%) DB2
11 4 (10.26%) Unica
11 4 (10.26%) SAS Macro
11 4 (10.26%) Campaign Management
12 3 (7.69%) Analytics
12 3 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
12 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
13 2 (5.13%) SQL
13 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
14 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
14 1 (2.56%) Data Analytics

SAS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited SAS Developer in their job title 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 with SAS Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (82.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 24 (61.54%) Base SAS
3 11 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (25.64%) OLAP
4 10 (25.64%) OLAP Cube
5 9 (23.08%) SAS EBI
6 5 (12.82%) DB2
7 3 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 33 (84.62%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.38%) Banking
4 5 (12.82%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
1 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ETL
2 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (23.08%) Project Management
3 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
4 6 (15.38%) System Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Campaign Management
6 3 (7.69%) Analytics
7 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.56%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.56%) Data Management
8 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
8 1 (2.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SAS Macro
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) REXX
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) IBM