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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Macro
Rank 610 582 556
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -26
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 18 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.052% 0.054%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.091% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 16
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £320 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
19693 19516 17954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.28% 37.83% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13395 12979 11257
Average daily rate £416 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 525 441 479
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £15.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.59 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 8 February 2016.

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 22 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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -20 17 £400 +3.22% 14
London +6 8 £410 +2.50% 5
City of London +49 2 £325 +8.33% 1
West Yorkshire -9 2 £475 +31.94% 5
Yorkshire -16 2 £475 +13.77% 6
North West -20 2 £388 +10.71% 1
North East - 2 £450 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £450 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £450 -
Gloucestershire +11 1 £338 -15.62%
Gloucester +9 1 £338 -15.62%
Bradford +3 1 - -
South West +3 1 £338 -18.67%
Scotland -8 1 - - 2
Edinburgh -10 1 - - 2
Manchester -18 1 £375 +7.14% 1
Lancashire - 1 £400 -
Blackpool - 1 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £475 -
West Midlands - 1 £338 -
Birmingham - 1 £338 -
East Midlands - 1 £475 -

SAS Macro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) SAS
2 36 (70.59%) Base SAS
3 30 (58.82%) Finance
4 13 (25.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 13 (25.49%) SQL
4 13 (25.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 12 (23.53%) ETL
6 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
7 9 (17.65%) DV Cleared
8 8 (15.69%) Data Integration
8 8 (15.69%) Migration
9 7 (13.73%) Unix
10 6 (11.76%) i2
10 6 (11.76%) GIS
10 6 (11.76%) Hadoop
10 6 (11.76%) Change Control
11 5 (9.80%) Data Transformation
11 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
11 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (7.84%) Analytics
12 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (5.88%) R
13 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
13 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (5.88%) Banking
13 3 (5.88%) Data Management
14 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
14 2 (3.92%) Validation
14 2 (3.92%) Marketing

SAS Macro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (70.59%) Base SAS
2 13 (25.49%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 13 (25.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 6 (11.76%) GIS
3 6 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (1.96%) IBM PureData
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.96%) QlikView
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
General
1 30 (58.82%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 23 (45.10%) SAS Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Analyst
4 10 (19.61%) Programmer
4 10 (19.61%) SAS Programmer
5 6 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) SAS Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) ETL Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) SAS Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) SAS Data Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Marketing Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) SAS Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) SAS ETL Developer
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database Developer
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Database Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Data Integration
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.96%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Unix
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ETL
2 8 (15.69%) Migration
3 6 (11.76%) Change Control
4 5 (9.80%) Data Transformation
4 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.84%) Analytics
6 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.88%) Data Management
7 2 (3.92%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.92%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (3.92%) System Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Validation
8 1 (1.96%) Database Marketing
8 1 (1.96%) Linear Regression
8 1 (1.96%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) R
3 2 (3.92%) Lingo
3 2 (3.92%) VBA
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.96%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) i2
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) IBM
3 1 (1.96%) Netezza
3 1 (1.96%) Teradata
England
Churchill Frank International
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago