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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Developer
Rank 470 484 543
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +59
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 161 132 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 67 32
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£450 £420 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £304 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.73%
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
54176 52067 49457
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.80% 92.10% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34646 31581 29422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 1992 2012 2139
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +54 155 £450 +5.88% 26
London -5 40 £450 -12.19% 5
North West +5 38 £440 -7.36% 10
Yorkshire 0 34 £425 -10.52% 3
West Yorkshire -2 28 £425 -10.52% 1
South East -10 20 £463 +27.58% 5
Manchester -1 19 £425 -15.00% 6
North East - 18 £480 -
Tyne and Wear - 16 £468 -
Lancashire - 16 £456 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 16 £468 -
Blackpool - 15 £463 - 1
Leeds -19 14 £438 -20.45%
Surrey +1 8 £550 +48.14% 1
City of London +14 7 £450 -5.26% 3
Halifax +2 5 £425 -8.10%
Buckinghamshire -13 5 £450 - 2
Croydon - 5 £520 -
Milton Keynes -7 4 £433 - 1
Hampshire -8 4 £400 +36.17%
Bradford - 4 £400 - 1
East Midlands - 4 £425 - 1
Scotland -19 3 £450 +12.50% 1
Edinburgh -23 3 £450 +12.50% 1
Nottingham - 3 £425 - 1
Sheffield - 3 £463 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £463 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £425 - 1
South West -14 2 £488 +14.70%
West Midlands - 2 £495 - 2

SAS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 299 (100.00%) SAS
2 168 (56.19%) Base SAS
3 131 (43.81%) Finance
4 126 (42.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 79 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
6 76 (25.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 75 (25.08%) SQL
8 70 (23.41%) ETL
9 65 (21.74%) UNIX
10 57 (19.06%) Data Warehouse
10 57 (19.06%) Data Modelling
11 47 (15.72%) SAS Macro
12 42 (14.05%) Oracle
13 33 (11.04%) Analytics
14 32 (10.70%) OLAP
14 32 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (10.70%) Banking
15 30 (10.03%) Migration
16 28 (9.36%) Credit Risk
17 25 (8.36%) Oracle Database
18 24 (8.03%) PL/SQL
19 23 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
20 22 (7.36%) Security Cleared
20 22 (7.36%) Algorithms
20 22 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
21 21 (7.02%) Data Security
21 21 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
22 20 (6.69%) ETL Development
23 19 (6.35%) OLAP Cube

SAS Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 299 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (1.34%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 15 (5.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (56.19%) Base SAS
2 126 (42.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 76 (25.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 57 (19.06%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (10.70%) OLAP
6 25 (8.36%) Oracle Database
7 21 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (6.35%) OLAP Cube
9 14 (4.68%) Relational Database
9 14 (4.68%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (3.01%) SQL Server
11 8 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (2.34%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 5 (1.67%) MS Access
14 4 (1.34%) DB2
14 4 (1.34%) Data Mart
14 4 (1.34%) Impala
14 4 (1.34%) Hadoop
14 4 (1.34%) Apache Hive
15 3 (1.00%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 6 (2.01%) ERwin
2 3 (1.00%) CA Gen
3 2 (0.67%) ProC
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 131 (43.81%) Finance
2 32 (10.70%) Banking
3 13 (4.35%) Retail
4 12 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.68%) Marketing
6 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.34%) Web Services
2 4 (1.34%) XML
2 4 (1.34%) J2EE
3 2 (0.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.36%) Credit Risk
2 22 (7.36%) Algorithms
3 21 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.01%) Data Integration
4 12 (4.01%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.01%) Data Extraction
6 8 (2.68%) Mainframe
7 7 (2.34%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (2.34%) Replication
8 3 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.67%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.33%) Statistics
10 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.33%) Life Science
10 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.33%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (21.74%) UNIX
2 19 (6.35%) Windows
3 14 (4.68%) AIX
4 9 (3.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (26.42%) Business Intelligence
2 70 (23.41%) ETL
3 57 (19.06%) Data Modelling
4 33 (11.04%) Analytics
5 32 (10.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (10.03%) Migration
7 23 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
8 22 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (7.02%) Data Security
10 20 (6.69%) ETL Development
11 16 (5.35%) Unit Testing
12 15 (5.02%) Data Management
12 15 (5.02%) Project Management
13 14 (4.68%) Data Analysis
13 14 (4.68%) Requirements Analysis
13 14 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (4.68%) SDLC
14 11 (3.68%) Configuration Management
15 9 (3.01%) System Testing
16 8 (2.68%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 75 (25.08%) SQL
2 47 (15.72%) SAS Macro
3 24 (8.03%) PL/SQL
4 10 (3.34%) VBA
5 5 (1.67%) REXX
5 5 (1.67%) Java
6 4 (1.34%) Perl
7 3 (1.00%) VB
8 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.67%) PROC SQL
9 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.33%) R
9 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.33%) COBOL
9 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (7.36%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.02%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.35%) SAS Certification
4 8 (2.68%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.67%) Basel II
2 1 (0.33%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (14.05%) Oracle
2 15 (5.02%) Teradata
3 14 (4.68%) Greenplum
4 8 (2.68%) IBM
4 8 (2.68%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.67%) Netezza
6 4 (1.34%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.00%) webMethods
7 3 (1.00%) Pega
7 3 (1.00%) BEA
8 2 (0.67%) Informatica
9 1 (0.33%) DataFlux
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