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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS Consultant
UK
Rank 584 602 581
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 12 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.031% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.033% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 31
Median daily rate £475 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £433 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £51.50

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
42939 48575 49622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 27981 31258 30651
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1563 1629 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 22 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 20 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 +43 9 £500 - 2
London +5 3 £540 +8.00% 2
Edinburgh +17 2 £413 -28.26% 1
Scotland +15 2 £413 -28.26% 1
South West - 2 £500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £500 -
Swindon - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire +20 1 £475 -17.39%
North West +13 1 £375 -11.76%
South East +13 1 £525 -
Lancashire +7 1 £375 -11.76%
East Sussex - 1 £525 -
Cardiff - 1 £425 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Brighton - 1 £525 -
Blackburn - 1 £375 -
Telford - 1 £500 -
Sheffield - 1 £475 -
South Wales - 1 £425 -
Shropshire - 1 £500 -
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
Wales - 1 £425 -

SAS Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 23 (100.00%) SAS
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) ETL
3 9 (39.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (30.43%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (30.43%) SAS EBI
6 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) Banking
6 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) Credit Risk
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) Base SAS
8 4 (17.39%) Teradata
8 4 (17.39%) Retail
8 4 (17.39%) Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (13.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (13.04%) Release Management
9 3 (13.04%) System Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Migration
9 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
9 3 (13.04%) Unix
9 3 (13.04%) T-SQL

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 23 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 7 (30.43%) SAS EBI
3 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (17.39%) Base SAS
5 3 (13.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (8.70%) Big Data
6 2 (8.70%) QlikView
6 2 (8.70%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (4.35%) DB2
7 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.35%) OLAP
7 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Games
5 1 (4.35%) Private Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Credit Risk
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ETL
2 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
6 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Release Management
6 3 (13.04%) System Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Information Management
7 2 (8.70%) Visual Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) Coaching
8 1 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
8 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
8 1 (4.35%) ETL Development
8 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
8 1 (4.35%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) R
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) IFRS
1 2 (8.70%) IFRS 9
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Teradata
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) DataFlux
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau