The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAS Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Analyst
Rank 576 476 532
Rank change year-on-year
-100 +56
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 68 147 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 98 63
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £321 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £403 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.48% -5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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
50844 52173 51273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.70% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33234 32322 31697
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2070 2148
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

SAS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAS Analyst in the job title.

SAS Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAS Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SAS Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAS Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS Analyst within the UK.

SAS Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England -57 58 £400 -0.31% 19
London -21 23 £400 -8.04% 8
Yorkshire -6 13 £385 -9.41% 1
West Yorkshire -11 10 £370 -14.94% 1
South East -18 8 £463 +32.14% 4
Scotland -26 8 £450 - 3
Halifax +3 7 £355 -20.89%
Edinburgh -13 7 £438 -2.77% 2
Buckinghamshire +9 5 £500 +42.85% 2
North West -24 4 £475 +18.75% 1
North East -47 4 £330 -37.14%
City of London +29 3 £438 +2.94% 3
Milton Keynes +7 3 £500 +42.85% 2
South Yorkshire -2 3 £575 +55.93%
Leeds -11 3 £400 -5.88% 1
West Midlands -14 3 £438 +10.75% 1
Sheffield -20 3 £575 +87.75%
Tyne and Wear -47 3 £330 -37.14%
Newcastle upon Tyne -50 3 £330 -37.14%
Hampshire +1 2 - -
Basingstoke -13 2 - -
South West -15 2 £335 -10.66% 3
Manchester -17 2 £488 +50.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £335 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £438 - 1
Wales +10 1 £378 -17.03%
South Wales +6 1 £378 -17.03%
Cardiff -6 1 £378 -17.03%
Cheshire -7 1 £375 -31.81%
Merseyside - 1 £475 - 1

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, SAS Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 131 (100.00%) SAS
2 62 (47.33%) SQL
3 57 (43.51%) Finance
4 46 (35.11%) Banking
5 43 (32.82%) Credit Risk
6 40 (30.53%) Analytics
7 33 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
8 31 (23.66%) Data Analysis
9 22 (16.79%) Base SAS
10 20 (15.27%) VBA
11 17 (12.98%) Retail
11 17 (12.98%) Marketing
11 17 (12.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 14 (10.69%) Data Mining
13 13 (9.92%) Oracle
13 13 (9.92%) Teradata
13 13 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (9.16%) Business Analysis
14 12 (9.16%) Statistical Analysis
15 10 (7.63%) Data Quality
15 10 (7.63%) QlikView
16 9 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (6.87%) Migration
16 9 (6.87%) Data Management
16 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
17 8 (6.11%) CRM
17 8 (6.11%) Degree
17 8 (6.11%) SAS Macro
18 7 (5.34%) Hadoop
18 7 (5.34%) Statistical Modelling

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 131 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (0.76%) Apache
2 1 (0.76%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.76%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.05%) MS Office
4 2 (1.53%) SPSS
5 1 (0.76%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.76%) Pure360
2 1 (0.76%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) NAS
2 1 (0.76%) Internet
2 1 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) Base SAS
2 17 (12.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 14 (10.69%) Data Mining
4 10 (7.63%) QlikView
5 7 (5.34%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.34%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (4.58%) Big Data
7 5 (3.82%) PowerPivot
7 5 (3.82%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.05%) GIS
8 4 (3.05%) SAS EBI
9 3 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.76%) HBase
11 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.76%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) ERwin
1 1 (0.76%) ProC
General
1 57 (43.51%) Finance
2 46 (35.11%) Banking
3 17 (12.98%) Marketing
3 17 (12.98%) Retail
4 7 (5.34%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.29%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.53%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.53%) Dojo
1 2 (1.53%) Drools
2 1 (0.76%) CSS
2 1 (0.76%) HTML
2 1 (0.76%) HTML5
2 1 (0.76%) jQuery
2 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (32.82%) Credit Risk
2 33 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.34%) Statistics
4 5 (3.82%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.82%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.53%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.53%) New Media
6 2 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.53%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.76%) Economics
7 1 (0.76%) FMCG
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.58%) Linux
2 3 (2.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) MVS
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.53%) Analytics
2 31 (23.66%) Data Analysis
3 13 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (9.16%) Business Analysis
4 12 (9.16%) Statistical Analysis
5 9 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (6.87%) Data Management
5 9 (6.87%) Migration
6 8 (6.11%) CRM
7 7 (5.34%) Data Modelling
7 7 (5.34%) Risk Management
7 7 (5.34%) Statistical Modelling
8 6 (4.58%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (4.58%) Visual Analytics
9 5 (3.82%) Data Architecture
9 5 (3.82%) ETL
9 5 (3.82%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (3.82%) Propensity Modelling
9 5 (3.82%) Risk Analytics
9 5 (3.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (47.33%) SQL
2 20 (15.27%) VBA
3 8 (6.11%) SAS Macro
4 6 (4.58%) Java
4 6 (4.58%) VB
5 5 (3.82%) C#
5 5 (3.82%) Python
5 5 (3.82%) R
6 3 (2.29%) PROC SQL
7 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.76%) Korn
7 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) Degree
2 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) ISEB
4 2 (1.53%) SAS Certification
5 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.76%) PhD
5 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.82%) FINREP
3 1 (0.76%) COREP
3 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (9.92%) Oracle
1 13 (9.92%) Teradata
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.29%) i2
4 2 (1.53%) Cognos
4 2 (1.53%) Google
4 2 (1.53%) Tableau
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe
5 1 (0.76%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.76%) DataFlux
5 1 (0.76%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.76%) IBM
5 1 (0.76%) ILOG
5 1 (0.76%) Informatica
5 1 (0.76%) Mapinfo
5 1 (0.76%) Omniture
5 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.76%) Sysomos
5 1 (0.76%) Twitter
Birmingham
Orgtel
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Liverpool
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago