The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Administrator
Rank 599 581 571
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Administrator 20 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.039% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.042% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 7
Average daily rate £500 £443 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.99% +18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £481 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
+20.31% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAS Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAS Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS Administrator within the UK.

SAS Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

SAS Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAS Administrator
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +2 19 £500 +14.94% 11
Yorkshire -3 12 £481 +57.78% 3
West Yorkshire +1 11 £488 +59.83% 1
Leeds -10 10 £488 +62.50% 1
London -9 7 £538 +7.50% 7
Scotland -10 1 - -
Edinburgh -16 1 - -

SAS Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAS Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) SAS
2 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (39.53%) Unix
4 15 (34.88%) Finance
5 14 (32.56%) Linux
5 14 (32.56%) Base SAS
6 13 (30.23%) Analytics
7 12 (27.91%) Oracle
8 11 (25.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
9 10 (23.26%) Windows
10 9 (20.93%) DB2
11 8 (18.60%) SQL
11 8 (18.60%) Hadoop
11 8 (18.60%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (16.28%) SAP XI
12 7 (16.28%) BusinessObjects XI
12 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (16.28%) Visual Analytics
12 7 (16.28%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 7 (16.28%) Informatica
12 7 (16.28%) PowerCenter
12 7 (16.28%) SAP
12 7 (16.28%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (13.95%) ITIL
13 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
13 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
14 5 (11.63%) OLAP Cube
14 5 (11.63%) Banking

SAS Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAS Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) Base SAS
2 11 (25.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
4 9 (20.93%) DB2
5 8 (18.60%) Hadoop
6 7 (16.28%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (16.28%) BusinessObjects XI
6 7 (16.28%) PowerCenter
6 7 (16.28%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 5 (11.63%) OLAP
7 5 (11.63%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (9.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (4.65%) SAS EBI
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (44.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Unix
2 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 10 (23.26%) Windows
4 2 (4.65%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Analytics
2 8 (18.60%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) Visual Analytics
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.98%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.65%) Release Management
9 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.33%) Data Management
9 1 (2.33%) ETL
9 1 (2.33%) High Availability
9 1 (2.33%) Predictive Analytics
9 1 (2.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.65%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) SAS Certification
2 2 (4.65%) BC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Informatica
2 7 (16.28%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.33%) Apple
3 1 (2.33%) Hortonworks
Sheffield
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago