The table below looks at the statistics for SAS Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Certification over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Certification
Rank 558 550 520
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -30
Contract jobs citing SAS Certification 19 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.12% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £384 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.29% -13.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £343 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10220 9096 8066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.13% 18.69% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5946 4944 4255
Average daily rate £396 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 476 427 565
Average hourly rate £19.35 £18.55 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -19.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.85 £40.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

SAS Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SAS Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS Certification
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAS Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SAS Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAS Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS Certification within the UK.

SAS Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Certification
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 26 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -18 19 £500 +30.29% 2
London +15 15 £513 +32.25%
City of London - 4 £525 -
South East -26 3 £400 +14.28% 2
Bingley - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Scotland - - - -

SAS Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAS Certification also 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 that cited SAS Certification.

1 38 (100.00%) SAS
2 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (36.84%) Statistical Analysis
3 14 (36.84%) Base SAS
3 14 (36.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 13 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (31.58%) ETL
6 11 (28.95%) MS Office
7 10 (26.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
9 7 (18.42%) Data Integration
9 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.42%) Windows
9 7 (18.42%) Publishing
9 7 (18.42%) Migration
10 5 (13.16%) SQL
10 5 (13.16%) OLAP
10 5 (13.16%) ODBC
10 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
10 5 (13.16%) Statistics
11 4 (10.53%) Retail Banking
11 4 (10.53%) Credit Risk
11 4 (10.53%) UNIX
11 4 (10.53%) Informatica
11 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
11 4 (10.53%) Telnet
11 4 (10.53%) Solaris
11 4 (10.53%) Banking
11 4 (10.53%) Retail
11 4 (10.53%) FTP

SAS Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAS Certification also 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 that cited SAS Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) FTP
1 4 (10.53%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) Base SAS
1 14 (36.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 13 (34.21%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (26.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (13.16%) OLAP
5 3 (7.89%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (18.42%) Publishing
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Retail Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) SAS Developer
3 7 (18.42%) SAS Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) SAS Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Database Developer
5 1 (2.63%) SAS Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) Data Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) SAS BI Developer
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Integration
2 5 (13.16%) Statistics
3 4 (10.53%) Credit Risk
4 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Solaris
2 4 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (36.84%) Statistical Analysis
3 12 (31.58%) ETL
4 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 7 (18.42%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Analytics
7 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.63%) CRM
8 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.89%) C
4 1 (2.63%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Informatica
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Sybase
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