The first table below looks at the demand for the SAS Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Analyst
Rank 499 465 492
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 81 105 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 63
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48693 46426 52919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.61% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29668 27020 29360
Average daily rate £395 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2159 2630
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%

SAS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 11 July 2014.

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 28 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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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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 -63 50 £381 +1.66% 31
London -65 22 £388 +3.33% 10
South East -5 11 £425 - 4
South West -21 9 £350 - 9
City of London +16 8 £388 -3.12% 5
Bristol -20 6 £341 -2.50% 4
Scotland -3 4 £350 -6.66% 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 £326 - 2
West Yorkshire +4 3 £350 - 4
Yorkshire +2 3 £350 - 4
Edinburgh -15 3 £350 -6.66% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £414 - 2
North West -5 1 £363 - 3
Manchester - 1 £363 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £435 -
Northampton - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2
Chester - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 171 (100.00%) SAS
2 88 (51.46%) SQL
3 79 (46.20%) Finance
4 45 (26.32%) Base SAS
5 40 (23.39%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (18.71%) Banking
7 25 (14.62%) Retail
7 25 (14.62%) Marketing
8 21 (12.28%) QlikView
9 20 (11.70%) Oracle
9 20 (11.70%) Analytics
10 16 (9.36%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (9.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 15 (8.77%) Data Modelling
11 15 (8.77%) VBA
12 14 (8.19%) UNIX
13 13 (7.60%) Data Management
14 11 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (6.43%) Data Analysis
15 10 (5.85%) SAS Macro
15 10 (5.85%) CHAID
15 10 (5.85%) Statistical Modelling
15 10 (5.85%) Oracle Database
16 9 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
16 9 (5.26%) Campaign Analysis
16 9 (5.26%) Windows
16 9 (5.26%) Mainframe
17 8 (4.68%) MS Excel
17 8 (4.68%) Degree
17 8 (4.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 171 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.09%) MS Office
3 6 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.75%) MS Project
5 2 (1.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.58%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.32%) Base SAS
2 21 (12.28%) QlikView
3 16 (9.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 16 (9.36%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.85%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.92%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.75%) OLAP
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.58%) Big Data
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) ERwin
2 1 (0.58%) ProC
General
1 79 (46.20%) Finance
2 32 (18.71%) Banking
3 25 (14.62%) Retail
3 25 (14.62%) Marketing
4 5 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.34%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.17%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.17%) Front Office
7 1 (0.58%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.17%) XML
2 1 (0.58%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 6 (3.51%) Credit Risk
3 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.92%) Statistics
4 4 (2.34%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.75%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.75%) iPad
6 2 (1.17%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.17%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.58%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.19%) UNIX
2 9 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (0.58%) AIX
3 1 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.39%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (11.70%) Analytics
3 15 (8.77%) Data Modelling
4 13 (7.60%) Data Management
5 11 (6.43%) Data Analysis
5 11 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (5.85%) CHAID
6 10 (5.85%) Statistical Modelling
7 9 (5.26%) Campaign Analysis
7 9 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (4.68%) Customer Insight
8 8 (4.68%) Propensity Modelling
9 7 (4.09%) ETL
9 7 (4.09%) Data Security
10 6 (3.51%) Direct Marketing
11 5 (2.92%) Risk Management
12 4 (2.34%) Business Analysis
12 4 (2.34%) System Testing
12 4 (2.34%) Test Strategy
12 4 (2.34%) Clinical Data Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (51.46%) SQL
2 15 (8.77%) VBA
3 10 (5.85%) SAS Macro
4 7 (4.09%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.17%) VB
5 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.58%) PHP
6 1 (0.58%) R
6 1 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (4.68%) Degree
2 3 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.34%) CDISC
2 3 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) COREP
3 1 (0.58%) Basel III
3 1 (0.58%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (11.70%) Oracle
2 7 (4.09%) Business Objects
3 6 (3.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.75%) Teradata
4 3 (1.75%) Tableau
5 2 (1.17%) Netezza
5 2 (1.17%) DataFlux
5 2 (1.17%) Informatica
5 2 (1.17%) Mapinfo
6 1 (0.58%) Alterian
6 1 (0.58%) HP
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) TSYS
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Proactive Appointments
Rate: £400-£450/Day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
South West England
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
South West England
Orgtel
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London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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