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 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Analyst
Rank 525 495 468
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -27
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 47 79 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 58 45
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
47659 47013 42321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.41% 92.36% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29398 27746 24152
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1803 2001 2307
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 26 February 2015.

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 29 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 26 February 2015. 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 -32 41 £425 +6.25% 35
London -10 15 £375 -11.76% 8
Yorkshire -2 9 £425 +30.76% 6
South East -29 9 £425 +21.42% 8
West Yorkshire +5 8 £425 +30.76% 5
City of London +18 7 £450 +7.78% 3
Surrey +6 6 £425 +9.67% 2
Edinburgh -2 5 £425 +17.31% 3
Scotland -6 5 £425 +17.31% 3
Leeds 0 3 £425 +25.46% 3
Manchester -5 3 £350 - 5
North West -16 3 £350 - 7
Bristol -10 2 £425 +21.42% 3
South West -14 2 £425 +21.42% 3
East Midlands - 2 £475 - 1
Kent - 2 - - 2
Reigate - 1 £438 - 2
Swindon - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 3
Nottinghamshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - - 2
Nottingham - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Wales - - - -
South Wales - - - -

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

1 124 (100.00%) SAS
2 59 (47.58%) Finance
3 42 (33.87%) SQL
3 42 (33.87%) Base SAS
4 34 (27.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 31 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (21.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 25 (20.16%) Data Analysis
8 23 (18.55%) Banking
9 21 (16.94%) Credit Risk
9 21 (16.94%) Marketing
9 21 (16.94%) Analytics
10 19 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (13.71%) Retail
13 15 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (11.29%) Data Modelling
15 12 (9.68%) Data Management
16 11 (8.87%) ETL
16 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
16 11 (8.87%) Oracle
16 11 (8.87%) UNIX
17 9 (7.26%) SAS Macro
17 9 (7.26%) MS Office
17 9 (7.26%) OLAP
17 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
18 8 (6.45%) Statistical Modelling
18 8 (6.45%) Validation
18 8 (6.45%) Business Analysis
19 7 (5.65%) Retail Banking

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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
1 124 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.26%) MS Office
3 6 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.03%) MS Project
5 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
6 3 (2.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.81%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.81%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.87%) Base SAS
2 34 (27.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 27 (21.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 19 (15.32%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.26%) OLAP
6 5 (4.03%) Data Mining
6 5 (4.03%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (4.03%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.61%) Essbase
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 1 (0.81%) Big Data
10 1 (0.81%) MS Access
10 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 59 (47.58%) Finance
2 23 (18.55%) Banking
3 21 (16.94%) Marketing
4 17 (13.71%) Retail
5 7 (5.65%) Retail Banking
6 4 (3.23%) Legal
7 2 (1.61%) Advertising
7 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (16.94%) Credit Risk
3 6 (4.84%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.03%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.42%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.61%) Economics
6 2 (1.61%) Statistics
6 2 (1.61%) FMCG
6 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.87%) UNIX
2 4 (3.23%) AIX
3 1 (0.81%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.16%) Data Analysis
2 21 (16.94%) Analytics
3 18 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (11.29%) Data Modelling
6 12 (9.68%) Data Management
7 11 (8.87%) ETL
8 8 (6.45%) Validation
8 8 (6.45%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.45%) Statistical Modelling
9 7 (5.65%) Migration
9 7 (5.65%) Project Management
10 6 (4.84%) Data Mapping
10 6 (4.84%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (4.84%) Change Control
11 5 (4.03%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (4.03%) Visual Analytics
11 5 (4.03%) Time Series Analysis
11 5 (4.03%) Customer Insight
11 5 (4.03%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.87%) SQL
2 9 (7.26%) SAS Macro
3 4 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.42%) VBA
5 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (4.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.03%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.42%) SLA
3 3 (2.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) Oracle
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.23%) Teradata
4 3 (2.42%) Cognos
5 2 (1.61%) Tableau
5 2 (1.61%) Informatica
6 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.81%) Omniture
6 1 (0.81%) Google
6 1 (0.81%) Unica
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