The table below looks at the statistics for SAS Macro skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Macro over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Macro
Rank 579 568 506
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -62
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 14 31 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.055% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.067% 0.15% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 28
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£444 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £513 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +2.00%
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 Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20862 20792 17884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.33% 36.88% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13523 13416 11005
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 432 486 638
Average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

SAS Macro
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Macro within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SAS Macro Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS Macro
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS Macro within the UK.

SAS Macro Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Macro
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS Macro within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SAS Macro Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SAS Macro
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS Macro within the UK.

SAS Macro Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Macro
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Macro within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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 -16 14 £444 +16.01% 18
London -6 6 £488 +21.87% 7
City of London +19 3 £650 +23.80%
South West +5 2 £403 +15.00%
North West -16 2 £450 +24.13% 4
Yorkshire -19 2 £418 +9.15%
West Yorkshire -13 1 £360 -5.88%
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
Bradford - 1 £360 -
Swindon - 1 £375 -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
South East - - - - 5
Greenwich - - - - 1

SAS Macro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAS Macro also 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 that cited SAS Macro.

1 40 (100.00%) SAS
2 32 (80.00%) Base SAS
3 26 (65.00%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (40.00%) ETL
4 16 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 15 (37.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 12 (30.00%) Finance
6 12 (30.00%) Oracle
7 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (20.00%) Credit Risk
8 8 (20.00%) Marketing
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.50%) DB2
9 7 (17.50%) Release Management
10 6 (15.00%) Data Integration
11 5 (12.50%) Analytics
11 5 (12.50%) VBA
11 5 (12.50%) Linux
11 5 (12.50%) Retail
12 4 (10.00%) UNIX
12 4 (10.00%) Business Objects
12 4 (10.00%) Banking
13 3 (7.50%) Big Data
13 3 (7.50%) Customer Insight
13 3 (7.50%) Data Architecture
13 3 (7.50%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (7.50%) Customer Analytics
13 3 (7.50%) OLAP

SAS Macro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SAS Macro also 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 that cited SAS Macro. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SPSS
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (80.00%) Base SAS
2 16 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 16 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (37.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
4 7 (17.50%) DB2
5 3 (7.50%) OLAP
5 3 (7.50%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (7.50%) Big Data
6 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.50%) SQLBase
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) ProC
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Marketing
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (10.00%) Banking
5 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (5.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Developer
1 16 (40.00%) SAS Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Programmer
4 7 (17.50%) SAS Programmer
5 4 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Excel Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Data Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Credit Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.50%) Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 6 (15.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.00%) GIS
4 2 (5.00%) Economics
4 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) ETL
2 7 (17.50%) Release Management
3 5 (12.50%) Analytics
4 3 (7.50%) Customer Analytics
4 3 (7.50%) Data Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Customer Insight
5 2 (5.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (5.00%) Data Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 2 (5.00%) Customer Segmentation
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (5.00%) Logistic Regression
5 2 (5.00%) Time Management
5 2 (5.00%) CHAID
5 2 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) VBA
3 2 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) CDISC
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) i2
5 1 (2.50%) Teradata
5 1 (2.50%) DataFlux
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