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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Analyst
Rank 550 543 423
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -120
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 79 38 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.072% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.078% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 25 105
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£444 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £364 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £456 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
52873 48864 52221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.73% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32949 29518 29383
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2099 2105 2573
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.45 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 20 October 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 24 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 20 October 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 +3 67 £425 +13.33% 23
London +18 29 £425 +13.33% 8
Yorkshire +5 10 £450 - 3
West Yorkshire - 9 £450 - 3
Edinburgh +6 8 £450 -
Scotland -1 8 £450 -
South West -31 8 £418 +4.37% 3
City of London +25 6 £450 +20.00% 3
Wiltshire - 6 - - 1
Swindon - 6 - - 1
North West -8 5 £300 -20.00% 5
South East - 5 £400 - 2
East Midlands - 5 £475 -
Bristol -29 2 £418 +4.37% 2
Northamptonshire - 2 £475 -
Surrey - - - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Leeds - - - - 2
Liverpool - - - -
Manchester - - - - 3
Northampton - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 2

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 162 (100.00%) SAS
2 91 (56.17%) Finance
3 83 (51.23%) SQL
4 46 (28.40%) Base SAS
5 41 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (19.75%) Retail
7 28 (17.28%) Banking
7 28 (17.28%) QlikView
8 21 (12.96%) Marketing
8 21 (12.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 20 (12.35%) Analytics
9 20 (12.35%) Credit Risk
10 19 (11.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 19 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (9.26%) Data Analysis
13 13 (8.02%) Mainframe
13 13 (8.02%) Oracle
14 12 (7.41%) SAS Macro
15 11 (6.79%) Statistical Modelling
16 10 (6.17%) VBA
16 10 (6.17%) MS Excel
16 10 (6.17%) Microsoft
17 9 (5.56%) ETL
17 9 (5.56%) Customer Insight
18 8 (4.94%) CHAID
19 7 (4.32%) Data Mining
19 7 (4.32%) UNIX
19 7 (4.32%) Validation

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 162 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) SPSS
3 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (28.40%) Base SAS
2 28 (17.28%) QlikView
3 21 (12.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 19 (11.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 19 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.32%) Data Mining
6 5 (3.09%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.09%) OLAP
6 5 (3.09%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.85%) Essbase
8 3 (1.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) ProC
General
1 91 (56.17%) Finance
2 32 (19.75%) Retail
3 28 (17.28%) Banking
4 21 (12.96%) Marketing
5 7 (4.32%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.85%) Legal
7 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.23%) Front Office
7 2 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.62%) XML
1 1 (0.62%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.35%) Credit Risk
3 13 (8.02%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.09%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.23%) Statistics
6 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
6 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.62%) iPad
6 1 (0.62%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.32%) UNIX
2 3 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (0.62%) Linux
3 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.35%) Analytics
2 18 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (9.26%) Data Analysis
4 11 (6.79%) Statistical Modelling
5 9 (5.56%) Customer Insight
5 9 (5.56%) ETL
6 8 (4.94%) CHAID
7 7 (4.32%) Validation
8 6 (3.70%) Migration
8 6 (3.70%) Data Management
9 5 (3.09%) Data Security
9 5 (3.09%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.09%) Data Modelling
9 5 (3.09%) Project Management
10 4 (2.47%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (2.47%) Data Migration
10 4 (2.47%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (2.47%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (2.47%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 83 (51.23%) SQL
2 12 (7.41%) SAS Macro
3 10 (6.17%) VBA
4 4 (2.47%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.62%) C
5 1 (0.62%) VB
5 1 (0.62%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) Basel III
3 1 (0.62%) COREP
Vendors
1 13 (8.02%) Oracle
2 10 (6.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.70%) Teradata
3 6 (3.70%) Tableau
4 2 (1.23%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.23%) Cognos
5 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.62%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.62%) TSYS
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £475.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Central London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago