The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Developer 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 Developer 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 Developer
Rank 495 438 484
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +46
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 87 121 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 83 33
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£440 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £496 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.00%
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 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SAS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAS Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

SAS Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAS Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAS Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Developer
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 Developer 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 -58 79 £450 - 20
Yorkshire +7 21 £475 +21.79% 3
London -64 20 £438 -2.77% 4
West Yorkshire -6 14 £475 +21.79% 3
North East +11 8 £440 -2.76% 1
South East -7 8 £425 +13.33% 2
East Sussex - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1

SAS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAS Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 243 (100.00%) SAS
2 138 (56.79%) Base SAS
3 100 (41.15%) Business Intelligence
4 94 (38.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 94 (38.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 84 (34.57%) SQL
6 77 (31.69%) Finance
7 72 (29.63%) Oracle
8 71 (29.22%) ETL
9 60 (24.69%) Data Warehouse
10 48 (19.75%) Data Modelling
11 41 (16.87%) Banking
12 39 (16.05%) UNIX
13 28 (11.52%) PL/SQL
14 27 (11.11%) SAS Macro
14 27 (11.11%) Oracle Database
15 24 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (9.88%) Migration
16 23 (9.47%) Dimensional Modelling
17 22 (9.05%) Oracle Database 11g
17 22 (9.05%) Analytics
18 19 (7.82%) Algorithms
19 18 (7.41%) OLAP
20 17 (7.00%) DB2
20 17 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
20 17 (7.00%) Data Integration
21 16 (6.58%) Data Security
21 16 (6.58%) SAS Certification
21 16 (6.58%) Informatica
21 16 (6.58%) Configuration Management

SAS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited SAS Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 243 (100.00%) SAS
2 7 (2.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (3.29%) MS Office
1 8 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Summit
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.29%) FTP
1 8 (3.29%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (56.79%) Base SAS
2 94 (38.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 94 (38.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 60 (24.69%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 22 (9.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (7.41%) OLAP
7 17 (7.00%) DB2
8 9 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
9 8 (3.29%) SQL Server
9 8 (3.29%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (2.88%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 7 (2.88%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.06%) QlikView
12 4 (1.65%) Spotfire
12 4 (1.65%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.65%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.82%) MS Access
13 2 (0.82%) Big Data
14 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.65%) CA Gen
2 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 77 (31.69%) Finance
2 41 (16.87%) Banking
3 10 (4.12%) Retail
4 6 (2.47%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.65%) Marketing
5 4 (1.65%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.35%) ODBC
2 8 (3.29%) J2EE
3 5 (2.06%) Web Services
4 2 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.82%) Algorithms
3 17 (7.00%) Data Integration
4 13 (5.35%) Mainframe
5 11 (4.53%) Credit Risk
6 9 (3.70%) Statistics
7 8 (3.29%) Data Extraction
8 7 (2.88%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.65%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.82%) Replication
10 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (16.05%) UNIX
2 8 (3.29%) Solaris
3 6 (2.47%) Linux
3 6 (2.47%) Windows
4 5 (2.06%) AIX
5 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (41.15%) Business Intelligence
2 71 (29.22%) ETL
3 48 (19.75%) Data Modelling
4 24 (9.88%) Migration
5 23 (9.47%) Dimensional Modelling
6 22 (9.05%) Analytics
7 17 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (6.58%) Data Security
8 16 (6.58%) Configuration Management
9 15 (6.17%) Data Analysis
10 13 (5.35%) Release Management
11 12 (4.94%) Waterfall
11 12 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (4.53%) Data Management
12 11 (4.53%) Problem Management
13 10 (4.12%) System Testing
14 9 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (3.70%) Test Strategy
15 8 (3.29%) Scrum
16 7 (2.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 84 (34.57%) SQL
2 28 (11.52%) PL/SQL
3 27 (11.11%) SAS Macro
4 9 (3.70%) VBA
5 8 (3.29%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.29%) Java
6 5 (2.06%) REXX
7 4 (1.65%) Perl
8 2 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (6.58%) SAS Certification
2 14 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.29%) VCP4
4 2 (0.82%) Degree
4 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.23%) Basel II
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 72 (29.63%) Oracle
2 16 (6.58%) Informatica
3 9 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 8 (3.29%) Pega
5 7 (2.88%) Cognos
5 7 (2.88%) IBM
5 7 (2.88%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.47%) Teradata
7 4 (1.65%) webMethods
7 4 (1.65%) Palantir
7 4 (1.65%) BEA
7 4 (1.65%) DataFlux
8 3 (1.23%) Ab Initio
8 3 (1.23%) Siebel
9 1 (0.41%) SAP
9 1 (0.41%) Citrix
9 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.41%) GoldenSource
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