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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Analyst
Rank 530 529 442
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -87
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 83 60 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 44 47
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£425 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
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
50953 48768 42881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.48% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31537 30266 24598
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1993 1997 2122
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +3 72 £425 +1.19% 20
London +11 23 £430 +1.17% 5
Yorkshire -1 20 £435 +16.00% 5
West Yorkshire +2 17 £449 +19.66% 5
Leeds +1 12 £425 +6.25% 5
City of London +1 11 £435 -0.57% 3
South West +13 9 £375 -8.53% 3
Scotland +1 9 £520 - 3
Bristol +4 7 £375 -5.06% 1
Edinburgh +2 7 £520 - 3
North West -16 7 £475 +35.71% 4
South East -14 5 £376 +22.85% 1
Halifax - 5 £463 -
Manchester -1 4 - - 3
East Midlands - 4 £438 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £350 -
Swindon +10 2 £400 -5.88% 1
Wiltshire +6 2 £400 -5.88% 2
North East -15 2 £525 +23.52%
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 2 £525 +23.52%
Tyne and Wear -16 2 £525 +23.52%
West Midlands - 2 £440 -
Northampton - 2 £513 - 1
Bradford - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £513 - 1
Hampshire +7 1 £403 -5.29%
Lancashire - 1 £550 -
Cheshire - 1 £550 -

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 130 (100.00%) SAS
2 61 (46.92%) Finance
3 40 (30.77%) Base SAS
4 36 (27.69%) SQL
5 33 (25.38%) Data Analysis
6 31 (23.85%) Banking
7 30 (23.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 28 (21.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 28 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (20.77%) Credit Risk
10 24 (18.46%) Retail
11 22 (16.92%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (15.38%) Data Modelling
12 20 (15.38%) UNIX
12 20 (15.38%) Analytics
13 18 (13.85%) Marketing
14 14 (10.77%) MS Excel
15 13 (10.00%) ETL
15 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 12 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (9.23%) Data Management
17 11 (8.46%) Degree
17 11 (8.46%) MS Office
18 10 (7.69%) OLAP
18 10 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
19 9 (6.92%) Validation
19 9 (6.92%) Oracle
19 9 (6.92%) SAS Macro
20 8 (6.15%) Data Mining
20 8 (6.15%) Migration

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
1 130 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.46%) MS Office
3 8 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.85%) SPSS
5 4 (3.08%) MS Project
6 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.77%) Base SAS
2 30 (23.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 28 (21.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 22 (16.92%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (7.69%) OLAP
6 8 (6.15%) Data Mining
7 7 (5.38%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.31%) Data Mart
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.54%) MS Access
10 2 (1.54%) Big Data
10 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.77%) DB2
11 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.31%) ERwin
2 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.77%) TestDirector
General
1 61 (46.92%) Finance
2 31 (23.85%) Banking
3 24 (18.46%) Retail
4 18 (13.85%) Marketing
5 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.85%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.54%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.54%) French Language
7 2 (1.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.77%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (20.77%) Credit Risk
3 5 (3.85%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.08%) Data Extraction
5 3 (2.31%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.31%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.54%) Social Media
6 2 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.54%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.54%) Statistics
7 1 (0.77%) Economics
7 1 (0.77%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.77%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.77%) FMCG
7 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.77%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.38%) UNIX
2 6 (4.62%) AIX
3 2 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.38%) Data Analysis
2 20 (15.38%) Data Modelling
2 20 (15.38%) Analytics
3 13 (10.00%) ETL
4 12 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (9.23%) Data Management
5 10 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (6.92%) Validation
7 8 (6.15%) Migration
8 7 (5.38%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.38%) System Testing
9 6 (4.62%) Project Management
10 5 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (3.85%) Visual Analytics
10 5 (3.85%) Customer Insight
10 5 (3.85%) Propensity Modelling
11 4 (3.08%) Statistical Modelling
11 4 (3.08%) Data Mapping
11 4 (3.08%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.69%) SQL
2 9 (6.92%) SAS Macro
3 6 (4.62%) VBA
4 3 (2.31%) R
5 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.54%) VB
5 2 (1.54%) Java
5 2 (1.54%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.77%) C
6 1 (0.77%) C#
6 1 (0.77%) C++
6 1 (0.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.38%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.85%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.54%) QA
4 1 (0.77%) CDISC
4 1 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.77%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.92%) Oracle
3 4 (3.08%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.31%) Teradata
4 3 (2.31%) IBM
5 2 (1.54%) Cognos
6 1 (0.77%) Citrix
6 1 (0.77%) Tableau
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Keystream Technology
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
North West England
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago