The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 Analyst
Rank 554 519 494
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -25
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 65 82 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 65 59
Average daily rate £413 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
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 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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Analyst 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 -9 56 £413 -2.94% 48
London -7 24 £394 -1.56% 24
South East +10 16 £463 +8.82% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 8 £463 +23.33%
South West +5 8 £340 -6.20%
Milton Keynes +13 7 £400 +6.66%
Scotland -16 6 £420 -16.00% 1
Edinburgh -22 6 £420 -16.00% 1
North West -20 5 £406 +16.07% 6
Bristol +1 4 £340 +4.61%
Surrey -6 4 £463 +8.82%
Guildford - 4 £463 -
Berkshire - 4 - -
Yorkshire -21 3 £425 - 8
Somerset - 3 £413 -
Merseyside - 3 £413 -
Liverpool - 3 £413 -
Street - 3 £413 -
Manchester -19 2 £400 +14.28% 2
Windsor - 2 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £293 - 1
Sheffield - 2 £293 - 1
Belfast - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
County Antrim - 2 - -
City of London +24 1 £320 -24.70% 5
West Yorkshire -13 1 £575 +35.29% 6
Leeds -18 1 £575 +35.29% 5
Swindon - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £438 -

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 183 (100.00%) SAS
2 97 (53.01%) Finance
3 81 (44.26%) SQL
4 61 (33.33%) Analytics
5 57 (31.15%) Banking
6 55 (30.05%) Base SAS
7 54 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
8 48 (26.23%) Credit Risk
9 36 (19.67%) Data Analysis
10 29 (15.85%) Unix
11 27 (14.75%) Oracle
12 26 (14.21%) Retail
12 26 (14.21%) Marketing
13 24 (13.11%) Statistics
14 22 (12.02%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 22 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (12.02%) Data Modelling
14 22 (12.02%) Data Mining
14 22 (12.02%) Data Warehouse
15 21 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (10.38%) Teradata
16 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
17 18 (9.84%) Data Quality
18 17 (9.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
18 17 (9.29%) Hadoop
18 17 (9.29%) MS Office
18 17 (9.29%) BusinessObjects
19 15 (8.20%) Microsoft
19 15 (8.20%) Validation
20 14 (7.65%) Tivoli

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 183 (100.00%) SAS
2 7 (3.83%) Apache Pig
3 6 (3.28%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.55%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.29%) MS Office
3 9 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.28%) SPSS
5 3 (1.64%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.55%) Pure360
1 1 (0.55%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (30.05%) Base SAS
2 22 (12.02%) Data Mining
2 22 (12.02%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (12.02%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 17 (9.29%) BusinessObjects
3 17 (9.29%) Hadoop
3 17 (9.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 14 (7.65%) SAS EBI
5 10 (5.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (3.83%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.28%) Impala
7 6 (3.28%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.28%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.73%) Big Data
8 5 (2.73%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.19%) MS Access
10 3 (1.64%) DB2
10 3 (1.64%) OLAP
10 3 (1.64%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 3 (1.64%) TestDirector
General
1 97 (53.01%) Finance
2 57 (31.15%) Banking
3 26 (14.21%) Marketing
3 26 (14.21%) Retail
4 10 (5.46%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.28%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.09%) Advertising
6 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.09%) Wholesale Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.83%) XML
2 2 (1.09%) Dojo
2 2 (1.09%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 54 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (26.23%) Credit Risk
3 24 (13.11%) Statistics
4 8 (4.37%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.83%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.83%) Economics
6 6 (3.28%) Neural Network
7 5 (2.73%) Data Extraction
7 5 (2.73%) Mainframe
8 4 (2.19%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.19%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.64%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.09%) Applied Mathematics
10 2 (1.09%) New Media
10 2 (1.09%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.55%) FMCG
11 1 (0.55%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.85%) Unix
2 12 (6.56%) Linux
3 4 (2.19%) MVS
3 4 (2.19%) Windows
4 3 (1.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (33.33%) Analytics
2 36 (19.67%) Data Analysis
3 22 (12.02%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (12.02%) Data Modelling
4 21 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (8.20%) Validation
6 13 (7.10%) Statistical Analysis
7 12 (6.56%) CRM
7 12 (6.56%) Risk Analytics
8 11 (6.01%) ETL
9 10 (5.46%) Predictive Modelling
9 10 (5.46%) Project Management
10 9 (4.92%) System Testing
11 8 (4.37%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.37%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (3.83%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (3.83%) Customer Insight
12 7 (3.83%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (3.83%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (44.26%) SQL
2 13 (7.10%) R
3 11 (6.01%) VBA
4 6 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.28%) PL/SQL
4 6 (3.28%) SAS Macro
5 2 (1.09%) Python
6 1 (0.55%) COBOL
6 1 (0.55%) REXX
6 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.65%) Degree
2 9 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.83%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.09%) ISEB
4 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.84%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.09%) Basel II
3 1 (0.55%) Basel III
3 1 (0.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (7.65%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (14.75%) Oracle
2 19 (10.38%) Teradata
3 15 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.01%) Cognos
4 11 (6.01%) Tableau
5 7 (3.83%) SAP
6 6 (3.28%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.09%) i2
7 2 (1.09%) IBM
7 2 (1.09%) Informatica
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe
8 1 (0.55%) CA
8 1 (0.55%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.55%) Google
8 1 (0.55%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.55%) Omniture
8 1 (0.55%) Sybase
8 1 (0.55%) Sysomos
8 1 (0.55%) Twitter
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