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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Consultant
Rank 643 624 586
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -38
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 18 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.065% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.069% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 12
Median daily rate £550 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £376 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 18 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 24 August 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 -21 15 £550 +25.71% 1
London +3 7 £575 +43.75% 1
Edinburgh - 3 £475 - 1
Scotland - 3 £475 - 1
South East +13 2 £550 +46.66%
Berkshire +8 2 £550 +46.66%
Northampton +4 2 £600 +33.33%
Northamptonshire -1 2 £600 +33.33%
East Midlands -1 2 £600 +33.33%
West Midlands - 2 £350 -
Reading - 2 £550 -
West Yorkshire -1 1 - -
Leeds -2 1 - -
Yorkshire -10 1 - -
South West - 1 £500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £500 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £500 -

SAS Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 29 (100.00%) SAS
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) Analytics
4 9 (31.03%) Banking
5 8 (27.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (24.14%) SQL
6 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (20.69%) Credit Risk
7 6 (20.69%) SAS EBI
8 5 (17.24%) Visual Analytics
8 5 (17.24%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
8 5 (17.24%) Linux
8 5 (17.24%) Migration
9 4 (13.79%) Base SAS
9 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
10 3 (10.34%) Data Mapping
10 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.34%) Retail
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle
11 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
11 2 (6.90%) SAS Certification
11 2 (6.90%) Grid Computing
11 2 (6.90%) Teradata
11 2 (6.90%) RIA
11 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
11 2 (6.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide

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 29 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 7 (24.14%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (20.69%) SAS EBI
4 5 (17.24%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Base SAS
6 2 (6.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.45%) Big Data
7 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
7 1 (3.45%) OLAP
7 1 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) German Language
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Credit Risk
2 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.90%) RIA
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) Physics
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.45%) AIX
3 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Analytics
2 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Visual Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Data Mapping
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.45%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (3.45%) Data Management
6 1 (3.45%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (3.45%) Fraud Detection
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.45%) Product Management
6 1 (3.45%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SAS Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Teradata
3 1 (3.45%) DataFlux
3 1 (3.45%) SAP