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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Analyst
Rank 517 515 469
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -46
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 77 85 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 62 48
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£425 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 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
51450 50956 44853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.28% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31225 31058 25652
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2017 2017 2210
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -2 67 £425 +6.91% 22
London -6 21 £405 -1.81% 7
Yorkshire -6 15 £425 +18.88% 4
West Yorkshire -4 11 £450 +25.87% 4
South West +5 10 £380 +8.57% 1
Leeds -8 10 £425 +16.43% 2
City of London +19 9 £475 +5.55% 2
Bristol +5 9 £385 +10.00%
Scotland +6 7 £520 +108.00% 2
South East -7 7 £403 -5.29% 2
North West -16 7 £475 +35.71% 1
Edinburgh +2 6 £520 +108.00% 2
East Midlands - 5 £475 - 5
Manchester -10 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 3 £475 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 2 £525 +19.31%
Tyne and Wear +2 2 £525 +19.31%
North East -8 2 £525 +16.02% 1
Hampshire -11 2 £403 -5.29%
West Midlands -11 2 £440 +3.52% 1
Kent - 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £400 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £400 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £403 -
Canterbury - 2 - -
Cheshire -9 1 £550 +57.14%
Derbyshire - 1 £400 -
Lancashire - 1 £550 -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 - 1

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 62 (46.27%) Finance
3 46 (34.33%) Base SAS
4 41 (30.60%) SQL
5 39 (29.10%) Data Analysis
6 33 (24.63%) Banking
7 30 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (20.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 26 (19.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 24 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (17.16%) Marketing
12 21 (15.67%) Credit Risk
12 21 (15.67%) Data Modelling
13 19 (14.18%) Retail
14 17 (12.69%) Analytics
15 16 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
15 16 (11.94%) UNIX
16 15 (11.19%) Data Management
17 11 (8.21%) MS PowerPoint
17 11 (8.21%) MS Office
17 11 (8.21%) ETL
17 11 (8.21%) Microsoft
18 10 (7.46%) Oracle
18 10 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
19 9 (6.72%) Validation
19 9 (6.72%) Migration
19 9 (6.72%) Business Analysis
19 9 (6.72%) Degree
19 9 (6.72%) Project Management

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.21%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (8.21%) MS Office
3 7 (5.22%) MS Project
4 5 (3.73%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.99%) SPSS
6 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Unica
1 1 (0.75%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.75%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (34.33%) Base SAS
2 27 (20.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 26 (19.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 24 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.97%) OLAP
6 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.48%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.73%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.49%) Big Data
9 2 (1.49%) MS Access
9 2 (1.49%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (0.75%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.75%) Essbase
10 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.75%) ERwin
1 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (46.27%) Finance
2 33 (24.63%) Banking
3 23 (17.16%) Marketing
4 19 (14.18%) Retail
5 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.48%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (15.67%) Credit Risk
3 5 (3.73%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.73%) Data Extraction
4 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.24%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.24%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.24%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.24%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.49%) Statistics
7 1 (0.75%) Economics
7 1 (0.75%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.75%) Social Media
7 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.94%) UNIX
2 5 (3.73%) AIX
3 2 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (29.10%) Data Analysis
2 21 (15.67%) Data Modelling
3 17 (12.69%) Analytics
4 16 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (11.19%) Data Management
6 11 (8.21%) ETL
7 10 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.72%) Validation
8 9 (6.72%) Migration
8 9 (6.72%) Business Analysis
8 9 (6.72%) Project Management
9 7 (5.22%) System Testing
10 6 (4.48%) Data Mapping
11 5 (3.73%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (3.73%) Propensity Modelling
11 5 (3.73%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.73%) Customer Insight
11 5 (3.73%) Data Governance
12 4 (2.99%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.60%) SQL
2 8 (5.97%) VBA
3 5 (3.73%) SAS Macro
4 4 (2.99%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.49%) R
5 2 (1.49%) Java
5 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.75%) Python
6 1 (0.75%) VB
6 1 (0.75%) C
6 1 (0.75%) C#
6 1 (0.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.72%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.73%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.49%) QA
4 1 (0.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.46%) Oracle
3 4 (2.99%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.49%) Cognos
4 2 (1.49%) Informatica
4 2 (1.49%) IBM
4 2 (1.49%) Teradata
5 1 (0.75%) Omniture
5 1 (0.75%) Google
5 1 (0.75%) Tableau
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
North West England
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 18 days ago