The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Consultant
Rank 549 526 518
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -8
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 33 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.067% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.072% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 14
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£493 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £380 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £503 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £535 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+40.78% -5.00%
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 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
47113 45619 41438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.43% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28736 27090 23781
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1896 2209
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 6 March 2015.

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 14 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 6 March 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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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 -23 32 £535 +22.28% 4
West Yorkshire - 19 £493 - 2
Yorkshire - 19 £493 - 2
Leeds - 9 £535 - 1
South East -12 3 £313 -17.76%
London -22 2 £443 -4.32% 2
Milton Keynes - 2 £313 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £313 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Witney - - - -
Edinburgh - - - - 4
Scotland - - - - 4

SAS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 74 (100.00%) SAS
2 39 (52.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 33 (44.59%) ETL
4 31 (41.89%) Finance
5 22 (29.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 21 (28.38%) OLAP
7 20 (27.03%) OLAP Cube
8 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (18.92%) UNIX
9 14 (18.92%) Analytics
10 12 (16.22%) Base SAS
11 11 (14.86%) Visual Analytics
11 11 (14.86%) Banking
12 10 (13.51%) Data Integration
13 9 (12.16%) Migration
14 8 (10.81%) Windows
14 8 (10.81%) SAS Enterprise Miner
15 7 (9.46%) SQL
16 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
16 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
17 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
17 5 (6.76%) SAS Certification
18 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
18 4 (5.41%) Oracle
18 4 (5.41%) MS Office
18 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
18 4 (5.41%) Publishing
18 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
19 3 (4.05%) Customer Insight
19 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning

SAS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 74 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (52.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 22 (29.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 21 (28.38%) OLAP
4 20 (27.03%) OLAP Cube
5 12 (16.22%) Base SAS
6 8 (10.81%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.05%) DB2
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.70%) PowerCenter
9 2 (2.70%) SQLBase
9 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.35%) Big Data
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Maven
General
1 31 (41.89%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Data Integration
2 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.05%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) Economics
5 1 (1.35%) Statistics
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Social Network
5 1 (1.35%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) UNIX
2 8 (10.81%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) HPUX
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) ETL
2 17 (22.97%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (18.92%) Analytics
4 11 (14.86%) Visual Analytics
5 9 (12.16%) Migration
6 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.05%) Customer Insight
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.70%) Statistical Modelling
9 2 (2.70%) Coaching
9 2 (2.70%) Change Management
9 2 (2.70%) Predictive Modelling
9 2 (2.70%) Data Management
9 2 (2.70%) Data Analysis
10 1 (1.35%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (1.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.35%) SAS Macro
3 1 (1.35%) R
3 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) SAS Certification
2 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Nagios
1 1 (1.35%) Ganglia
1 1 (1.35%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Business Objects
2 2 (2.70%) SAP
2 2 (2.70%) Informatica
3 1 (1.35%) HP
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