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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Developer
Rank 433 450 487
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +37
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 161 121 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 87 45
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£450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £329 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £454 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 22 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 24 December 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 +2 145 £450 +12.50% 9
London -18 38 £450 +12.50% 1
North East - 29 £450 - 1
North West +13 27 £450 +28.57% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 27 £448 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 27 £448 - 1
South East -26 23 £300 -20.46%
Yorkshire +3 20 £475 +15.15% 3
Berkshire - 18 £288 -
Scotland +4 14 £350 -26.31%
Edinburgh -3 12 £363 -23.68%
City of London +8 11 £475 +18.75%
Manchester - 11 £400 - 3
West Yorkshire -9 8 £450 +20.00% 3
Halifax - 1 £475 - 2
Haywards Heath - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Reading - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -

SAS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 278 (100.00%) SAS
2 130 (46.76%) Base SAS
3 107 (38.49%) Business Intelligence
3 107 (38.49%) SQL
4 106 (38.13%) Finance
5 87 (31.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 81 (29.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 77 (27.70%) ETL
8 67 (24.10%) Oracle
9 63 (22.66%) Data Warehouse
10 57 (20.50%) Banking
11 53 (19.06%) Data Modelling
12 35 (12.59%) SAS Macro
12 35 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (10.79%) Analytics
13 30 (10.79%) Data Integration
14 29 (10.43%) QlikView
14 29 (10.43%) UNIX
14 29 (10.43%) Dimensional Modelling
15 28 (10.07%) Oracle Database
16 24 (8.63%) PL/SQL
16 24 (8.63%) Oracle Database 11g
17 22 (7.91%) Informatica
18 20 (7.19%) OLAP
18 20 (7.19%) Retail
19 19 (6.83%) Algorithms
20 18 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
20 18 (6.47%) Credit Risk
21 17 (6.12%) SAS Certification
21 17 (6.12%) DB2

SAS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 278 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (3.60%) MS Office
2 6 (2.16%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Summit
1 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.88%) FTP
1 8 (2.88%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (46.76%) Base SAS
2 87 (31.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 81 (29.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 63 (22.66%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (10.43%) QlikView
6 28 (10.07%) Oracle Database
7 24 (8.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (7.19%) OLAP
9 17 (6.12%) DB2
10 16 (5.76%) SQL Server
11 9 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (3.24%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 8 (2.88%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (2.16%) Relational Database
13 6 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (2.16%) Spotfire
14 4 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (1.08%) Big Data
16 2 (0.72%) Xcelsius
16 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.36%) ProC
2 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 106 (38.13%) Finance
2 57 (20.50%) Banking
3 20 (7.19%) Retail
4 10 (3.60%) Retail Banking
5 6 (2.16%) Marketing
5 6 (2.16%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.08%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.68%) ODBC
2 3 (1.08%) Web Services
3 1 (0.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (10.79%) Data Integration
3 19 (6.83%) Algorithms
4 18 (6.47%) Credit Risk
5 14 (5.04%) Mainframe
6 11 (3.96%) Visualisation
7 9 (3.24%) Statistics
8 6 (2.16%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.08%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.36%) Economics
10 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.36%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.43%) UNIX
2 8 (2.88%) Solaris
3 6 (2.16%) Linux
3 6 (2.16%) Windows
4 2 (0.72%) AIX
5 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (38.49%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (27.70%) ETL
3 53 (19.06%) Data Modelling
4 30 (10.79%) Analytics
5 29 (10.43%) Dimensional Modelling
6 18 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (6.12%) Migration
8 16 (5.76%) Data Security
9 13 (4.68%) Data Management
9 13 (4.68%) Release Management
10 11 (3.96%) Visual Analytics
11 10 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (3.24%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (2.88%) Data Analytics
13 8 (2.88%) Data Analysis
13 8 (2.88%) Project Management
14 7 (2.52%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (2.52%) Statistical Analysis
15 6 (2.16%) System Testing
15 6 (2.16%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 107 (38.49%) SQL
2 35 (12.59%) SAS Macro
3 24 (8.63%) PL/SQL
4 11 (3.96%) VBA
5 8 (2.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.72%) C
7 1 (0.36%) C#
7 1 (0.36%) PROC SQL
7 1 (0.36%) JCL
Qualifications
1 17 (6.12%) SAS Certification
1 17 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.72%) Basel II
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.36%) Basel III
3 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.36%) FINREP
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 67 (24.10%) Oracle
2 22 (7.91%) Informatica
3 16 (5.76%) Cognos
4 9 (3.24%) Ab Initio
5 6 (2.16%) Palantir
6 5 (1.80%) Business Objects
7 4 (1.44%) Teradata
8 3 (1.08%) DataFlux
8 3 (1.08%) Tableau
8 3 (1.08%) Siebel
9 2 (0.72%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.36%) Remedy
10 1 (0.36%) SAP
10 1 (0.36%) Sybase
10 1 (0.36%) GoldenSource
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