The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAS Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Consultant
Rank 612 622 606
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 12 24 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.043% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.046% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 38
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £425 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £570 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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 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
46813 52482 53624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.79% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30599 33429 33859
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2038 2200
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

SAS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAS Consultant in the job title.

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 4 December 2016.

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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 11 £500 +11.11% 4
South East +23 4 £500 +3.89%
London -3 4 £540 +13.68% 1
Hampshire - 3 £500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £500 -
Edinburgh +16 1 £425 -30.61%
Scotland +11 1 £425 -30.61% 1
North East -27 1 £500 - 1
Tyne and Wear -37 1 £500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -41 1 £500 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Telford - 1 £500 -
Shropshire - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

SAS Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, SAS Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAS Consultant in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) SAS
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (35.71%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) SAS EBI
5 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 7 (25.00%) ETL
7 6 (21.43%) Analytics
7 6 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle
7 6 (21.43%) Banking
8 5 (17.86%) Credit Risk
9 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (14.29%) Unix
10 3 (10.71%) XML
10 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
10 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Teradata
10 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.71%) Big Data
10 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.71%) Release Management
10 3 (10.71%) System Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Base SAS
10 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping

SAS Consultant Skill Set
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 28 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (32.14%) SAS EBI
3 6 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (10.71%) Base SAS
4 3 (10.71%) Big Data
5 2 (7.14%) QlikView
5 2 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.57%) OLAP
6 1 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (3.57%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Credit Risk
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Data Integration
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Grid Computing
3 2 (7.14%) Market Risk
3 2 (7.14%) RIA
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 7 (25.00%) ETL
4 6 (21.43%) Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping
6 3 (10.71%) Release Management
6 3 (10.71%) System Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
7 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) Change Management
8 1 (3.57%) Data Management
8 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Validation
8 1 (3.57%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) R
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) PhD
1 1 (3.57%) SAS Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Teradata
3 1 (3.57%) DataFlux
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau