The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Analyst
Rank 148 134 135
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 19 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.065% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.070% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
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£425 £331 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £449 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAS Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4042 2843 2649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.46% 92.16% 92.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2427 1582 1315
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 179 203
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

SAS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SAS Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAS Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SAS Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAS Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS Analyst across the North West region.

SAS Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAS Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Analyst within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester -2 18 £425 +17.24% 2
Lancashire - 1 £480 -
SAS Analyst
England

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited SAS Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SAS
2 23 (88.46%) Base SAS
3 20 (76.92%) UNIX
4 18 (69.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 15 (57.69%) System Testing
6 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 12 (46.15%) Finance
8 9 (34.62%) Data Analysis
8 9 (34.62%) Validation
9 8 (30.77%) ETL
9 8 (30.77%) Banking
10 7 (26.92%) TestDirector
11 6 (23.08%) IBM
11 6 (23.08%) Mainframe
11 6 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (23.08%) Data Extraction
12 4 (15.38%) Retail
12 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
12 4 (15.38%) Migration
12 4 (15.38%) REXX
12 4 (15.38%) AIX
13 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
13 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
13 3 (11.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 2 (7.69%) Analytics
14 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
14 2 (7.69%) SAS Macro
14 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
14 2 (7.69%) Data Mining

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited SAS Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (88.46%) Base SAS
2 18 (69.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (11.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) DB2
5 1 (3.85%) OLAP
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.85%) ERwin
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Retail
4 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
1 6 (23.08%) Data Extraction
1 6 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 3 (11.54%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) System Testing
2 9 (34.62%) Validation
2 9 (34.62%) Data Analysis
3 8 (30.77%) ETL
4 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Data Security
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) REXX
2 2 (7.69%) SAS Macro
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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