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 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS Certification
UK
Rank 588 610 596
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Contract jobs citing SAS Certification 6 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.037% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.064% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 18
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £250 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
9431 11056 10383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.79% 21.26% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6086 6855 5939
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 450 488
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +74.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

SAS Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SAS Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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 +32 6 £500 +6.66% 3
Yorkshire +17 3 £475 -2.56%
West Yorkshire +17 3 £475 -2.56%
London +14 3 £525 +75.00% 1
Leeds +2 3 £475 -2.56%
City of London -3 1 £525 +31.25%

SAS Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAS Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) SAS
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) Retail
3 7 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
5 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Teradata
6 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) R
6 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers

SAS Certification
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 14 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Retail
2 7 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) SAS Administrator
1 7 (50.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
3 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
4 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) IFRS
1 1 (7.14%) IFRS 9
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Teradata
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