The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Developer
Rank 458 507 488
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -19
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 130 56 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.12% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 27 68
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 30 July 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 17 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 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 91 £425 - 10
London +38 45 £453 +0.55% 3
South East +1 19 £400 -2.43%
Edinburgh -6 11 £375 -
Scotland -13 11 £375 -
Surrey +1 7 £405 -1.21%
City of London +12 6 £438 -
North West 0 3 £350 - 4
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -

SAS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 282 (100.00%) SAS
2 136 (48.23%) Business Intelligence
3 126 (44.68%) Base SAS
4 109 (38.65%) Finance
5 83 (29.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 76 (26.95%) SQL
7 73 (25.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 66 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
9 58 (20.57%) Analytics
10 55 (19.50%) ETL
11 43 (15.25%) Data Mining
11 43 (15.25%) Banking
12 39 (13.83%) Predictive Modelling
13 35 (12.41%) OLAP
13 35 (12.41%) Oracle
14 34 (12.06%) QlikView
15 26 (9.22%) User Acceptance Testing
16 25 (8.87%) Data Modelling
17 20 (7.09%) SAS Macro
17 20 (7.09%) System Testing
18 19 (6.74%) UNIX
19 18 (6.38%) Data Integration
20 16 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
21 15 (5.32%) Unit Testing
21 15 (5.32%) Mainframe
21 15 (5.32%) Data Management
22 14 (4.96%) Oracle Database 11g
22 14 (4.96%) Business Objects
22 14 (4.96%) PL/SQL
22 14 (4.96%) Dimensional Modelling

SAS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 282 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.42%) MS Office
2 4 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (44.68%) Base SAS
2 83 (29.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 73 (25.89%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 66 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
5 43 (15.25%) Data Mining
6 35 (12.41%) OLAP
7 34 (12.06%) QlikView
8 14 (4.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (4.96%) Oracle Database
9 12 (4.26%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 8 (2.84%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.48%) SQL Server
12 6 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (2.13%) Spotfire
13 5 (1.77%) DB2
13 5 (1.77%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.06%) Big Data
14 3 (1.06%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 1 (0.35%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (1.42%) ERwin
2 3 (1.06%) Subversion
3 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.35%) ProC
General
1 109 (38.65%) Finance
2 43 (15.25%) Banking
3 12 (4.26%) Retail
4 10 (3.55%) Marketing
5 6 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.42%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.06%) Advertising
8 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.71%) Front Office
8 2 (0.71%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) Norwegian Language
9 1 (0.35%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.35%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.35%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Electronics
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.06%) HTML
2 1 (0.35%) EDI
2 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.38%) Data Integration
2 15 (5.32%) Mainframe
3 12 (4.26%) Credit Risk
4 6 (2.13%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.06%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.06%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.35%) Replication
7 1 (0.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.74%) UNIX
2 11 (3.90%) Linux
3 6 (2.13%) Windows
4 2 (0.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (48.23%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (20.57%) Analytics
3 55 (19.50%) ETL
4 39 (13.83%) Predictive Modelling
5 26 (9.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 25 (8.87%) Data Modelling
7 20 (7.09%) System Testing
8 16 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (5.32%) Unit Testing
9 15 (5.32%) Data Management
10 14 (4.96%) Dimensional Modelling
11 11 (3.90%) Data Security
12 6 (2.13%) Customer Insight
13 5 (1.77%) Data Analysis
13 5 (1.77%) Migration
14 4 (1.42%) Change Management
14 4 (1.42%) Risk Management
14 4 (1.42%) Integration Testing
14 4 (1.42%) Data Analytics
15 3 (1.06%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 76 (26.95%) SQL
2 20 (7.09%) SAS Macro
3 14 (4.96%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.77%) VBA
4 5 (1.77%) Java
5 3 (1.06%) VB
6 2 (0.71%) C
6 2 (0.71%) C++
6 2 (0.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.71%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (2.13%) SAS Certification
2 3 (1.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.06%) Degree
3 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.35%) Basel III
2 1 (0.35%) FINREP
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.71%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (12.41%) Oracle
2 14 (4.96%) Business Objects
3 5 (1.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.42%) Cognos
5 3 (1.06%) Palantir
5 3 (1.06%) JBoss
6 2 (0.71%) SAP
6 2 (0.71%) Netezza
7 1 (0.35%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.35%) Remedy
7 1 (0.35%) Informatica
7 1 (0.35%) Sybase
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Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £365 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago