The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAS Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Developer
Rank 587 464 510
Rank change year-on-year
-123 +46
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 60 209 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.38% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 161 68
Median daily rate £425 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £386 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £450 £406
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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
50050 55150 53908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 95.01% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32734 35266 32824
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1662 2082 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

SAS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAS Developer in the job title.

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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -131 56 £425 -5.55%
London -21 24 £475 +15.15%
Yorkshire -27 10 £411 -3.29%
West Yorkshire -17 9 £413 -2.82%
South West +19 8 £388 -8.82%
City of London +18 8 £475 +15.15%
South East +1 7 £425 -15.00%
North West -43 6 £400 -9.09%
Leeds -11 5 £409 -9.11%
Canary Wharf - 5 £475 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £338 -
Hampshire +11 4 £425 +3.03%
Basingstoke +11 4 £425 -
Berkshire +13 3 - -
Cheshire +11 3 £389 -13.61%
Chester +6 3 £389 -13.61%
Halifax +4 3 £438 +2.94%
Manchester -33 3 £400 -5.88%
South Wales - 3 £550 -
Wales - 3 £550 -
Bristol -2 2 £425 -
Newport - 2 - -
Wiltshire +13 1 £425 -
Scotland +11 1 £348 -22.66%
Swindon +10 1 £425 -
Edinburgh +9 1 £348 -22.66%
North East -47 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -50 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -52 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, SAS Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAS Developer in the job title.

1 112 (100.00%) SAS
2 45 (40.18%) Finance
3 42 (37.50%) Base SAS
3 42 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 40 (35.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 39 (34.82%) SQL
6 32 (28.57%) Banking
7 30 (26.79%) ETL
8 26 (23.21%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (18.75%) Analytics
10 19 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (15.18%) Unix
12 16 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (12.50%) Data Modelling
13 14 (12.50%) Credit Risk
14 13 (11.61%) Oracle
15 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (9.82%) SDLC
15 11 (9.82%) Retail
16 10 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (8.93%) Data Integration
16 10 (8.93%) SAS Macro
16 10 (8.93%) Windows
16 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
16 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
17 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
17 9 (8.04%) SAS EBI
18 8 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
18 8 (7.14%) Retail Banking
18 8 (7.14%) Release Management

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 112 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.50%) Base SAS
1 42 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 40 (35.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 26 (23.21%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (8.04%) SAS EBI
5 7 (6.25%) OLAP
6 6 (5.36%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (5.36%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 5 (4.46%) Hadoop
7 5 (4.46%) SAP HANA
7 5 (4.46%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.57%) Data Mining
8 4 (3.57%) Pentaho
8 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.79%) Big Data
9 2 (1.79%) DB2
9 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 45 (40.18%) Finance
2 32 (28.57%) Banking
3 11 (9.82%) Retail
4 8 (7.14%) Retail Banking
5 6 (5.36%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.93%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.79%) Statistics
5 1 (0.89%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.89%) FMCG
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.89%) RIA
5 1 (0.89%) User Experience
5 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.18%) Unix
2 10 (8.93%) Windows
3 4 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (0.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.79%) ETL
2 21 (18.75%) Analytics
3 19 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 11 (9.82%) SDLC
7 10 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 8 (7.14%) Migration
8 8 (7.14%) Release Management
9 7 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 7 (6.25%) DevOps
9 7 (6.25%) System Testing
10 6 (5.36%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.36%) ETL Development
10 6 (5.36%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (5.36%) Physical Data Model
10 6 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.36%) Visual Analytics
11 5 (4.46%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.82%) SQL
2 10 (8.93%) SAS Macro
3 4 (3.57%) VBA
4 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.79%) VB
5 1 (0.89%) C++
5 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.89%) Python
5 1 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.46%) SAS Certification
3 3 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) Degree
4 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.89%) CDISC
2 1 (0.89%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (11.61%) Oracle
2 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.46%) SAP
3 5 (4.46%) Teradata
4 2 (1.79%) Netezza
5 1 (0.89%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.89%) IBM