The first table below looks at the demand for the SAS Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Consultant
Rank 547 524 570
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +46
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 40 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.042% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.045% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 10
Average daily rate £413 £413 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £326 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £600 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £414
% change year-on-year
- -3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

SAS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAS Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SAS Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAS Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAS Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Consultant
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -70 36 £413 - 6
London -21 14 £431 +1.47% 2
South East -6 10 £380 -41.53% 1
City of London -10 6 £400 -21.95% 1
Edinburgh - 3 - - 1
Scotland - 3 - - 1
Marlow - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2

SAS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAS Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 60 (100.00%) SAS
2 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 18 (30.00%) Base SAS
3 17 (28.33%) SQL
4 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (23.33%) UNIX
5 14 (23.33%) ETL
6 13 (21.67%) Oracle
7 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
8 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 9 (15.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
9 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
9 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
10 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (13.33%) MS Office
10 8 (13.33%) Netezza
10 8 (13.33%) DV Cleared
11 7 (11.67%) Degree
12 6 (10.00%) Data Integration
12 6 (10.00%) Analytics
12 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
12 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
13 5 (8.33%) OLAP
13 5 (8.33%) Linux
13 5 (8.33%) Marketing
14 3 (5.00%) Migration
14 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (5.00%) Information Management

SAS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAS Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 60 (100.00%) SAS
2 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Office
2 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) Base SAS
2 16 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
4 9 (15.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (8.33%) OLAP
6 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (1.67%) DB2
8 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.33%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) EDI
1 2 (3.33%) Middleware
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) UNIX
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (1.67%) AIX
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (23.33%) ETL
3 9 (15.00%) Data Analysis
3 9 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (10.00%) Analytics
5 3 (5.00%) Migration
5 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.00%) Information Management
5 3 (5.00%) CRM
6 2 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.33%) Operations Management
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.67%) Security Management
7 1 (1.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.67%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (1.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.67%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.67%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) SQL
2 9 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.67%) VBA
4 1 (1.67%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) MOM
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Oracle
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Netezza
3 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Mercator
3 1 (1.67%) Citrix
3 1 (1.67%) MicroStrategy