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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Developer
Rank 489 533 500
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -33
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 124 51 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.098% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 32 74
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£420 £411 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £328 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -0.60%
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
52377 48215 53574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.04% 92.74% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32024 28821 29958
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2048 2089 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 2014.

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 30 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 18 September 2014. 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 +11 85 £420 +1.81% 23
London +9 31 £500 +14.28% 11
South East +10 16 £294 -18.68% 1
Scotland -8 13 £406 - 5
Edinburgh +7 12 £400 - 5
South West -27 9 £413 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire +3 8 £463 -0.05% 1
West Yorkshire -2 7 £475 - 1
Halifax -11 6 £463 -2.63% 1
City of London +21 5 £450 +1.40% 9
North West -10 4 £475 +35.71% 4
Bristol - 4 £413 - 4
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Manchester -9 2 £488 +39.28% 2
East Midlands +7 1 £475 +11.76%
Surrey +2 1 £430 +4.87%
Northamptonshire +1 1 £475 +11.76%
South Wales -17 1 - -
Wales -22 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Northampton - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1

SAS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 255 (100.00%) SAS
2 101 (39.61%) Finance
3 95 (37.25%) Business Intelligence
4 94 (36.86%) Base SAS
5 84 (32.94%) SQL
6 58 (22.75%) Banking
7 52 (20.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 50 (19.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 46 (18.04%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (16.47%) Analytics
11 40 (15.69%) QlikView
12 38 (14.90%) ETL
13 37 (14.51%) Oracle
14 36 (14.12%) Data Modelling
15 27 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (10.59%) Data Integration
16 26 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (10.20%) SAS Macro
17 21 (8.24%) Dimensional Modelling
18 20 (7.84%) Credit Risk
18 20 (7.84%) Retail
18 20 (7.84%) OLAP
18 20 (7.84%) UNIX
19 16 (6.27%) Oracle Database 11g
19 16 (6.27%) Mainframe
19 16 (6.27%) PL/SQL
19 16 (6.27%) Oracle Database
20 15 (5.88%) Migration
20 15 (5.88%) Unit Testing
21 14 (5.49%) SQL Server

SAS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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
1 255 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.96%) MS Office
2 2 (0.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (36.86%) Base SAS
2 52 (20.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 50 (19.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 46 (18.04%) Data Warehouse
5 40 (15.69%) QlikView
6 20 (7.84%) OLAP
7 16 (6.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (6.27%) Oracle Database
8 14 (5.49%) SQL Server
9 12 (4.71%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 9 (3.53%) Data Mining
11 8 (3.14%) Spotfire
12 7 (2.75%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.96%) DB2
13 5 (1.96%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.57%) Big Data
14 4 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
16 2 (0.78%) Xcelsius
16 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.18%) ERwin
1 3 (1.18%) Subversion
1 3 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.39%) ProC
General
1 101 (39.61%) Finance
2 58 (22.75%) Banking
3 20 (7.84%) Retail
4 9 (3.53%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.53%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.75%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.78%) Front Office
6 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
7 1 (0.39%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.39%) French Language
7 1 (0.39%) Norwegian Language
7 1 (0.39%) Danish Language
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.39%) .NET
1 1 (0.39%) Web Services
1 1 (0.39%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.59%) Data Integration
2 26 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.84%) Credit Risk
4 16 (6.27%) Mainframe
5 13 (5.10%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.57%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.39%) Replication
8 1 (0.39%) Economics
8 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.84%) UNIX
2 10 (3.92%) Linux
3 5 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (37.25%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (16.47%) Analytics
3 38 (14.90%) ETL
4 36 (14.12%) Data Modelling
5 27 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (8.24%) Dimensional Modelling
7 15 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 15 (5.88%) Migration
8 13 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (5.10%) Data Management
8 13 (5.10%) Visual Analytics
9 12 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (4.31%) Line Management
11 10 (3.92%) Data Security
12 8 (3.14%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (2.75%) Project Management
14 6 (2.35%) Data Analytics
14 6 (2.35%) System Testing
14 6 (2.35%) Predictive Modelling
15 5 (1.96%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 84 (32.94%) SQL
2 26 (10.20%) SAS Macro
3 16 (6.27%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.57%) VBA
5 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.78%) C
5 2 (0.78%) C++
5 2 (0.78%) Java
6 1 (0.39%) C#
6 1 (0.39%) JCL
6 1 (0.39%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (3.92%) SAS Certification
2 6 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.78%) Degree
5 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.39%) SLA
1 1 (0.39%) Basel III
1 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.39%) FINREP
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (14.51%) Oracle
2 14 (5.49%) Cognos
3 11 (4.31%) Business Objects
4 8 (3.14%) Informatica
4 8 (3.14%) Ab Initio
5 5 (1.96%) Palantir
5 5 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.18%) Tableau
7 2 (0.78%) Teradata
7 2 (0.78%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) Sybase
8 1 (0.39%) Remedy
8 1 (0.39%) DataFlux
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