The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAS Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Analyst
Rank 590 562 525
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -37
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 31 90 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 71 80
Median daily rate £425 £425 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £423 £423
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-70.83% -

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
46863 52014 52705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.72% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30655 33167 33349
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1649 2000 2163
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

SAS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAS Analyst in the job title.

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 11 December 2016.

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 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -28 29 £425 - 9
London -10 16 £550 +29.41% 5
South East +9 4 £413 -8.33% 2
City of London -5 3 £388 -1.89% 3
East Sussex +12 2 £400 -11.11% 1
Brighton +10 2 £400 -11.11% 1
South West +8 2 £318 -18.06%
Manchester -3 2 - -
North West -6 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -32 2 £450 +38.46%
North East -34 2 £450 +38.46%
Newcastle upon Tyne -35 2 £450 +38.46%
Birmingham - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Edinburgh +13 1 - -
Swindon +8 1 £335 -
Buckinghamshire +7 1 - -
Berkshire +6 1 £425 +70.00%
Bristol +6 1 £300 -7.69%
Scotland +4 1 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £375 -14.28%
Wiltshire -2 1 £335 -
Northamptonshire -13 1 £375 -14.28%
Northampton -14 1 £375 -14.28%
Stockport - 1 - -
Belfast - 1 £425 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £425 -
County Antrim - 1 £425 -

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, SAS Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 82 (100.00%) SAS
2 43 (52.44%) Finance
3 38 (46.34%) SQL
4 32 (39.02%) Analytics
5 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (29.27%) Banking
7 17 (20.73%) Data Analysis
7 17 (20.73%) Marketing
8 16 (19.51%) Base SAS
9 15 (18.29%) VBA
10 14 (17.07%) Data Modelling
10 14 (17.07%) Credit Risk
11 13 (15.85%) R
12 11 (13.41%) Data Quality
12 11 (13.41%) Teradata
13 10 (12.20%) Python
13 10 (12.20%) Degree
14 9 (10.98%) Statistics
14 9 (10.98%) Retail
14 9 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (10.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 9 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (9.76%) ETL
16 7 (8.54%) Customer Insight
16 7 (8.54%) Data Analytics
16 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
17 6 (7.32%) Migration
17 6 (7.32%) SPSS
17 6 (7.32%) Oracle

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 82 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) SPSS
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Skype
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) Base SAS
2 9 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (10.98%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.10%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (4.88%) Big Data
5 4 (4.88%) Hadoop
5 4 (4.88%) QlikView
6 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.66%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 2 (2.44%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.22%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.22%) Mixpanel
8 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.22%) MS Access
8 1 (1.22%) MySQL
8 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 43 (52.44%) Finance
2 24 (29.27%) Banking
3 17 (20.73%) Marketing
4 9 (10.98%) Retail
5 4 (4.88%) International Banking
6 3 (3.66%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.22%) Legal
8 1 (1.22%) Wholesale Banking
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.49%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.07%) Credit Risk
3 9 (10.98%) Statistics
4 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.10%) User Experience
6 4 (4.88%) Economics
7 3 (3.66%) New Media
7 3 (3.66%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.44%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.44%) Fintech
9 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.22%) FMCG
9 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.22%) Market Risk
9 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Analytics
2 17 (20.73%) Data Analysis
3 14 (17.07%) Data Modelling
4 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (9.76%) ETL
6 7 (8.54%) Customer Insight
6 7 (8.54%) Data Analytics
7 6 (7.32%) Migration
8 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.10%) Credit Risk Modelling
8 5 (6.10%) Direct Marketing
9 4 (4.88%) Campaign Analysis
9 4 (4.88%) CRM
9 4 (4.88%) Customer Analysis
9 4 (4.88%) Customer Segmentation
9 4 (4.88%) Open Source
9 4 (4.88%) Predictive Modelling
9 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.88%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (46.34%) SQL
2 15 (18.29%) VBA
3 13 (15.85%) R
4 10 (12.20%) Python
5 5 (6.10%) MATLAB
6 4 (4.88%) SAS Macro
7 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.22%) Java
8 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.22%) PROC SQL
8 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) ISEB
2 1 (1.22%) SAS Certification
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.66%) QA
3 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Teradata
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) HP
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.66%) Netezza
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe
5 1 (1.22%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.22%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Informatica
5 1 (1.22%) Optimizely
5 1 (1.22%) Tableau
5 1 (1.22%) Trillium
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