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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Macro
Rank 561 542 481
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -61
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 18 22 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.044% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.093% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 36
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£395 £383 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £390 £356
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +9.47%
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
19423 18510 16408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.45% 36.96% 37.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12626 11669 10107
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 470 626
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 5 March 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 16 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 5 March 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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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 -6 18 £395 +5.33% 28
London -2 6 £325 -13.33% 9
Yorkshire -15 3 £360 -5.88% 4
North West -16 3 £450 +24.13% 5
South East -18 3 - - 3
City of London +13 2 £475 +22.58% 1
South West -6 2 £430 +22.85% 2
West Yorkshire -9 2 £360 -5.88% 4
Bradford - 2 £360 -
Edinburgh - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Swindon - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Scotland - - - -

SAS Macro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 55 (100.00%) SAS
2 42 (76.36%) Base SAS
3 31 (56.36%) SQL
4 26 (47.27%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (40.00%) ETL
5 22 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 19 (34.55%) Oracle
7 17 (30.91%) Finance
8 14 (25.45%) Release Management
8 14 (25.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 12 (21.82%) Credit Risk
10 11 (20.00%) DB2
11 10 (18.18%) Banking
12 9 (16.36%) Data Integration
12 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (14.55%) Retail
13 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.55%) VBA
14 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (12.73%) Marketing
15 6 (10.91%) OLAP
16 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
16 5 (9.09%) Analytics
17 4 (7.27%) Retail Banking
17 4 (7.27%) Business Objects
17 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
17 4 (7.27%) CRM
17 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
18 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
18 3 (5.45%) Migration

SAS Macro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 55 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SPSS
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (76.36%) Base SAS
2 26 (47.27%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 14 (25.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 11 (20.00%) DB2
6 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
7 6 (10.91%) OLAP
8 3 (5.45%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.64%) Big Data
9 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) ProC
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 10 (18.18%) Banking
3 8 (14.55%) Retail
4 7 (12.73%) Marketing
5 4 (7.27%) Retail Banking
6 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Developer
2 26 (47.27%) SAS Developer
3 15 (27.27%) Analyst
4 8 (14.55%) Programmer
5 7 (12.73%) SAS Analyst
5 7 (12.73%) SAS Programmer
6 5 (9.09%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Credit Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Excel Developer
8 2 (3.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior SAS Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Administrator
9 1 (1.82%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Report Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Credit Risk
2 9 (16.36%) Data Integration
2 9 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Economics
4 1 (1.82%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.82%) FMCG
4 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) UNIX
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) ETL
2 14 (25.45%) Release Management
3 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (9.09%) Analytics
5 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.27%) CRM
5 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.45%) Migration
6 3 (5.45%) Time Management
6 3 (5.45%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (5.45%) Customer Insight
7 2 (3.64%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (3.64%) Data Analytics
7 2 (3.64%) Customer Analytics
7 2 (3.64%) Propensity Modelling
7 2 (3.64%) Customer Segmentation
7 2 (3.64%) Logistic Regression
7 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) VBA
3 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) VCP4
3 1 (1.82%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) CDISC
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.45%) Ab Initio
3 3 (5.45%) Cognos
3 3 (5.45%) Informatica
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Teradata
5 1 (1.82%) i2
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