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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Developer
Rank 464 461 469
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 134 132 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 96 31
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£475 £418 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.77% +11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
50851 50122 43739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31571 31079 25153
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1990 2044 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 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 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 28 May 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 -8 128 £475 +13.09% 20
Yorkshire +13 40 £475 +18.75% 10
West Yorkshire +12 33 £475 +15.15% 9
London -6 28 £400 -6.15% 3
North West +12 27 £500 +29.03% 1
Leeds -1 18 £488 +8.33% 7
North East -25 18 £480 +20.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -25 16 £478 +19.37% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -25 16 £478 +19.37% 1
Manchester +9 14 £450 -10.00% 1
City of London +14 9 £388 -3.12% 1
South East -14 8 £450 +5.88% 1
Halifax - 6 £444 -
South West +10 5 £400 -8.57%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £450 -
Bristol +2 4 £388 -13.88%
Milton Keynes - 4 £450 -
Cheshire - 4 £475 -
Lancashire - 4 £520 -
Hampshire +1 3 £413 -2.94% 1
West Midlands -10 3 £475 +5.55% 1
Wales - 3 £425 -
South Wales - 3 £425 -
East Midlands - 3 £475 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
Croydon - 3 - -
Edinburgh -5 2 £453 +34.07% 2
Scotland -11 2 £453 +34.07% 3
Hook - 2 £413 -
Cardiff - 2 £425 -

SAS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 223 (100.00%) SAS
2 113 (50.67%) Base SAS
3 99 (44.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 85 (38.12%) Finance
5 69 (30.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 67 (30.04%) Business Intelligence
7 58 (26.01%) SQL
7 58 (26.01%) ETL
8 49 (21.97%) Data Warehouse
9 45 (20.18%) Oracle
10 41 (18.39%) UNIX
11 35 (15.70%) Data Modelling
12 32 (14.35%) Banking
13 31 (13.90%) OLAP
14 26 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (10.76%) SAS Macro
16 23 (10.31%) Migration
17 21 (9.42%) Analytics
18 20 (8.97%) PL/SQL
19 18 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (8.07%) Data Analysis
19 18 (8.07%) Oracle Database
19 18 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
20 16 (7.17%) OLAP Cube
20 16 (7.17%) Credit Risk
20 16 (7.17%) Configuration Management
21 14 (6.28%) SAS Certification
21 14 (6.28%) Retail
22 13 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
22 13 (5.83%) Dimensional Modelling

SAS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 223 (100.00%) SAS
2 8 (3.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (50.67%) Base SAS
2 99 (44.39%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 69 (30.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 49 (21.97%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (13.90%) OLAP
6 18 (8.07%) Oracle Database
7 16 (7.17%) OLAP Cube
8 13 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.14%) SQL Server
9 7 (3.14%) DB2
10 6 (2.69%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.24%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.79%) Data Mart
13 3 (1.35%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.35%) SQLBase
13 3 (1.35%) QlikView
14 2 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.90%) Spotfire
14 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.90%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 5 (2.24%) CA Gen
2 3 (1.35%) ERwin
2 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.90%) ProC
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 85 (38.12%) Finance
2 32 (14.35%) Banking
3 14 (6.28%) Retail
4 7 (3.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.24%) Marketing
6 3 (1.35%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.90%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.90%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.04%) J2EE
2 8 (3.59%) Web Services
3 2 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.17%) Credit Risk
3 11 (4.93%) Algorithms
4 10 (4.48%) Data Extraction
4 10 (4.48%) IBM Mainframe
4 10 (4.48%) Mainframe
5 9 (4.04%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.59%) Data Integration
7 6 (2.69%) Replication
8 4 (1.79%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.35%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.90%) Statistics
11 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.45%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.39%) UNIX
2 10 (4.48%) AIX
3 8 (3.59%) Windows
4 7 (3.14%) Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (30.04%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (26.01%) ETL
3 35 (15.70%) Data Modelling
4 26 (11.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (10.31%) Migration
6 21 (9.42%) Analytics
7 18 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (8.07%) Data Analysis
8 16 (7.17%) Configuration Management
9 13 (5.83%) Dimensional Modelling
10 11 (4.93%) Waterfall
11 10 (4.48%) Data Security
12 9 (4.04%) Problem Management
12 9 (4.04%) Scrum
12 9 (4.04%) SDLC
13 8 (3.59%) Data Management
13 8 (3.59%) System Testing
13 8 (3.59%) OO
14 7 (3.14%) RUP
14 7 (3.14%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (26.01%) SQL
2 24 (10.76%) SAS Macro
3 20 (8.97%) PL/SQL
4 9 (4.04%) Java
5 6 (2.69%) REXX
5 6 (2.69%) Perl
5 6 (2.69%) VBA
6 2 (0.90%) PROC SQL
7 1 (0.45%) C
7 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (6.28%) SAS Certification
2 13 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.79%) Degree
5 3 (1.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.90%) Basel II
3 1 (0.45%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (20.18%) Oracle
2 12 (5.38%) Business Objects
3 11 (4.93%) Teradata
4 10 (4.48%) IBM
5 9 (4.04%) Pega
6 8 (3.59%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.24%) BEA
7 5 (2.24%) webMethods
7 5 (2.24%) Greenplum
8 4 (1.79%) DataFlux
9 2 (0.90%) Palantir
9 2 (0.90%) Netezza
9 2 (0.90%) Cognos
9 2 (0.90%) Siebel
10 1 (0.45%) Citrix
10 1 (0.45%) Informatica
10 1 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
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