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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Analyst
Rank 509 535 437
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -98
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 97 57 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.12% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 33 122
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£413 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £353 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
52339 48993 54685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.05% 92.75% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31928 29282 30681
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2106 2649
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 26 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 16 September 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 +9 65 £400 +3.89% 31
London +6 30 £400 +6.66% 11
West Yorkshire +10 12 £450 +12.50% 6
Yorkshire +7 12 £450 +12.50% 9
Edinburgh 0 9 £450 +20.00% 2
Scotland -6 9 £450 +20.00% 2
City of London +20 7 £413 +10.00% 9
South East -1 7 £375 -11.76% 2
South West -21 7 £333 -16.87% 6
Bristol -15 6 £371 -7.18% 6
East Midlands - 3 £475 - 1
North West -2 2 £300 -20.00% 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £475 -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 2
Leeds - - - - 3
Liverpool - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2
Sheffield - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 159 (100.00%) SAS
2 89 (55.97%) SQL
3 81 (50.94%) Finance
4 43 (27.04%) Base SAS
5 39 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (18.87%) Retail
7 29 (18.24%) Banking
8 28 (17.61%) QlikView
9 24 (15.09%) Marketing
10 23 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (11.32%) Oracle
11 18 (11.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 16 (10.06%) Analytics
12 16 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (10.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 14 (8.81%) Credit Risk
13 14 (8.81%) Data Analysis
14 13 (8.18%) Mainframe
15 11 (6.92%) VBA
15 11 (6.92%) MS Excel
16 10 (6.29%) SAS Macro
16 10 (6.29%) CHAID
16 10 (6.29%) Customer Insight
16 10 (6.29%) Statistical Modelling
17 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database
17 9 (5.66%) Microsoft
17 9 (5.66%) Data Modelling
18 8 (5.03%) Data Management
18 8 (5.03%) UNIX

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 159 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.14%) MS Office
3 3 (1.89%) SPSS
4 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.26%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.04%) Base SAS
2 28 (17.61%) QlikView
3 18 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (11.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 16 (10.06%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.77%) Data Mining
6 6 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.52%) SQL Server
7 4 (2.52%) OLAP
8 3 (1.89%) Essbase
8 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.26%) ERwin
2 1 (0.63%) ProC
General
1 81 (50.94%) Finance
2 30 (18.87%) Retail
3 29 (18.24%) Banking
4 24 (15.09%) Marketing
5 6 (3.77%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.26%) Front Office
7 2 (1.26%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.26%) XML
2 1 (0.63%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.81%) Credit Risk
3 13 (8.18%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.26%) Statistics
4 2 (1.26%) iPad
4 2 (1.26%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.03%) UNIX
2 3 (1.89%) Windows
3 1 (0.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (10.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (10.06%) Analytics
3 14 (8.81%) Data Analysis
4 10 (6.29%) CHAID
4 10 (6.29%) Customer Insight
4 10 (6.29%) Statistical Modelling
5 9 (5.66%) Data Modelling
6 8 (5.03%) Data Management
7 7 (4.40%) Data Security
7 7 (4.40%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (3.77%) Migration
9 5 (3.14%) ETL
9 5 (3.14%) Direct Marketing
9 5 (3.14%) Propensity Modelling
10 4 (2.52%) Campaign Analysis
10 4 (2.52%) Data Migration
10 4 (2.52%) Project Management
10 4 (2.52%) Risk Management
11 3 (1.89%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 89 (55.97%) SQL
2 11 (6.92%) VBA
3 10 (6.29%) SAS Macro
4 6 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.26%) VB
6 1 (0.63%) C
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.63%) PROC SQL
6 1 (0.63%) Python
6 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (2.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) CDISC
3 1 (0.63%) Basel III
3 1 (0.63%) COREP
Vendors
1 18 (11.32%) Oracle
2 9 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.77%) Teradata
3 6 (3.77%) Tableau
4 4 (2.52%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.63%) Alterian
5 1 (0.63%) TSYS
5 1 (0.63%) Informatica
5 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.63%) Ab Initio
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago