The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Architect 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 Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Architect
Rank 605 593 551
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -42
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Architect 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 - -
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
51545 49678 43330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.37% 92.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31452 30529 24746
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2047 1994 2137
Average hourly rate £17.41 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.50% -4.89%
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 £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

SAS Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAS Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS Architect within the UK.

SAS Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

SAS Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAS Architect
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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 -11 7 £600 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £480 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £468 - 1
London -7 2 £650 +18.18%
Halifax - 2 £468 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £600 -
South East - 1 £600 -

SAS Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAS Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) SAS
2 10 (62.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (56.25%) Base SAS
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (25.00%) Banking
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
6 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) VBA
7 2 (12.50%) OLAP
8 1 (6.25%) MS Office
8 1 (6.25%) Windows
8 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (6.25%) Capita
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
8 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
8 1 (6.25%) SAS Macro

SAS Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAS Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 9 (56.25%) Base SAS
3 6 (37.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) OLAP
5 2 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (18.75%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) People Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.25%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Capita
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