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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Analyst
Rank 574 515 518
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +3
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 56 93 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 62 42
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£450 £401 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £304 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £449 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.58% +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
54988 52129 49569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.20% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 35155 31640 29452
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2023 2014 2146
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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 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 2 September 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 -16 48 £448 +12.93% 12
North West -10 19 £425 +28.30% 3
Manchester -3 18 £425 +17.24% 2
South East -22 9 £388 -8.82% 2
Yorkshire -30 9 £448 +2.28%
West Yorkshire -31 9 £448 +2.28%
Scotland -5 7 £450 -5.26% 2
Edinburgh -9 7 £450 -5.26% 2
London -26 6 £450 +16.12% 3
Leeds - 5 £464 -
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £444 +36.01%
Halifax -4 3 £425 -4.22%
Milton Keynes -6 3 £500 +14.94%
Hampshire +2 2 £375 -11.76% 2
Bristol -2 2 £463 +24.57% 2
South West -7 2 £463 +25.85% 2
Surrey -7 2 £388 -18.42%
Tyne and Wear - 2 £500 -
North East - 2 £500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £500 -
City of London +5 1 - -
East of England +4 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £475 -
Cardiff - 1 £475 -
Isle of Man - 1 £480 -
Wales - 1 £475 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £575 -
Blackpool - 1 £480 -

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 134 (100.00%) SAS
2 69 (51.49%) Finance
3 54 (40.30%) Base SAS
4 39 (29.10%) Banking
4 39 (29.10%) SQL
5 33 (24.63%) UNIX
5 33 (24.63%) Data Analysis
6 32 (23.88%) Credit Risk
7 30 (22.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 29 (21.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 26 (19.40%) MS Excel
9 26 (19.40%) Retail
10 25 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (16.42%) Data Modelling
12 21 (15.67%) ETL
13 20 (14.93%) Analytics
14 19 (14.18%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
16 17 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (10.45%) System Testing
18 13 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (8.96%) Validation
19 12 (8.96%) Migration
19 12 (8.96%) Marketing
20 11 (8.21%) Oracle
20 11 (8.21%) SAS Macro
21 10 (7.46%) MS Office
21 10 (7.46%) Data Mining
21 10 (7.46%) Degree
22 9 (6.72%) Retail Banking

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 134 (100.00%) SAS
2 2 (1.49%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.49%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.46%) MS Office
3 8 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.73%) SPSS
5 4 (2.99%) MS Project
6 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
7 2 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (40.30%) Base SAS
2 30 (22.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 29 (21.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 19 (14.18%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (7.46%) Data Mining
6 7 (5.22%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (5.22%) OLAP
6 7 (5.22%) MS Access
7 6 (4.48%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.24%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 3 (2.24%) Data Mart
10 2 (1.49%) DB2
10 2 (1.49%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.49%) Impala
11 1 (0.75%) KNIME
11 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) TestDirector
2 3 (2.24%) ERwin
General
1 69 (51.49%) Finance
2 39 (29.10%) Banking
3 26 (19.40%) Retail
4 12 (8.96%) Marketing
5 9 (6.72%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.49%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.49%) French Language
7 2 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Advertising
8 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.99%) XML
2 1 (0.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.88%) Credit Risk
2 25 (18.66%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.97%) Data Integration
4 6 (4.48%) Data Extraction
5 5 (3.73%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (3.73%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.24%) Statistics
7 2 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.49%) Economics
7 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.49%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.49%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.49%) Social Media
7 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.49%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.75%) New Media
8 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.75%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.75%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.63%) UNIX
2 8 (5.97%) AIX
3 2 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.63%) Data Analysis
2 22 (16.42%) Data Modelling
3 21 (15.67%) ETL
4 20 (14.93%) Analytics
5 17 (12.69%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (10.45%) System Testing
7 13 (9.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.96%) Validation
8 12 (8.96%) Migration
9 9 (6.72%) Customer Insight
10 8 (5.97%) Project Management
11 7 (5.22%) Business Analysis
12 5 (3.73%) Data Management
12 5 (3.73%) Dimensional Modelling
13 4 (2.99%) Release Management
13 4 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (2.99%) Test Scripting
13 4 (2.99%) Configuration Management
13 4 (2.99%) Statistical Analysis
14 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (29.10%) SQL
2 11 (8.21%) SAS Macro
3 8 (5.97%) VBA
4 5 (3.73%) VB
4 5 (3.73%) R
5 4 (2.99%) REXX
6 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.75%) Python
7 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.75%) COBOL
7 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.46%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.75%) Basel II
2 1 (0.75%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (13.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.21%) Oracle
3 6 (4.48%) IBM
4 5 (3.73%) Teradata
5 3 (2.24%) Tableau
6 2 (1.49%) SAP
6 2 (1.49%) Cognos
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix
7 1 (0.75%) Informatica
Chester
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Wolverhampton
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 days ago