The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS Macro
Rank 557 485 568
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +83
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 30 59 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.12% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.34% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 28 12
Average daily rate £400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £408 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -9.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £51.00
Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20800 17600 21068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.94% 36.88% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13477 10833 12444
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 629 742
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%

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 18 April 2014.

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 17 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -115 25 £375 +7.14% 12
London -41 16 £400 +14.28% 5
City of London - 4 £528 - 2
Scotland -9 3 £500 +42.85% 1
Edinburgh -29 3 £500 +42.85% 1
North West -15 2 £363 -
South East -19 2 £350 -6.66% 3
Hampshire +4 1 - -
Bristol -16 1 £350 -17.64%
South West -29 1 £350 -12.50%
Southampton - 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2

SAS Macro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) SAS
2 54 (94.74%) Base SAS
3 32 (56.14%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (33.33%) SQL
4 19 (33.33%) Finance
5 18 (31.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
8 7 (12.28%) ETL
8 7 (12.28%) Migration
8 7 (12.28%) Banking
9 6 (10.53%) Data Management
9 6 (10.53%) UNIX
9 6 (10.53%) HTML
9 6 (10.53%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.77%) Data Integration
10 5 (8.77%) Java
10 5 (8.77%) Oracle
10 5 (8.77%) Business Objects
10 5 (8.77%) Data Mining
10 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
11 4 (7.02%) Marketing
11 4 (7.02%) SAP BI
11 4 (7.02%) C++
11 4 (7.02%) SAP
11 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
11 4 (7.02%) Credit Risk
12 3 (5.26%) MS Office
12 3 (5.26%) SQL Server

SAS Macro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) SPSS
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (94.74%) Base SAS
2 18 (31.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.77%) Data Mining
5 4 (7.02%) SAP BI
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.51%) DB2
7 2 (3.51%) OLAP
7 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.75%) Big Data
8 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Marketing
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Developer
1 33 (57.89%) SAS Developer
2 13 (22.81%) SAS Programmer
2 13 (22.81%) Programmer
3 6 (10.53%) SAS Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Administrator
4 5 (8.77%) SAS Administrator
5 2 (3.51%) SAS Analyst Programmer
5 2 (3.51%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (1.75%) MI Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Senior Statistician
6 1 (1.75%) Statistician
6 1 (1.75%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (1.75%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (1.75%) Consultant
6 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Senior SAS Consultant
6 1 (1.75%) Senior SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) jQuery
3 1 (1.75%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Data Integration
2 4 (7.02%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.51%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.75%) FMCG
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (14.04%) Data Modelling
3 7 (12.28%) ETL
3 7 (12.28%) Migration
4 6 (10.53%) Data Management
4 6 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 5 (8.77%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Data Architecture
7 2 (3.51%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (3.51%) Customer Insight
7 2 (3.51%) Analytics
7 2 (3.51%) Data Transformation
8 1 (1.75%) Propensity Modelling
8 1 (1.75%) Data Reconciliation
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Java
3 4 (7.02%) C++
3 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.51%) C
5 2 (3.51%) C#
5 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.51%) VB
5 2 (3.51%) VBA
5 2 (3.51%) Python
5 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.51%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
1 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.75%) CDISC
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Cronacle
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle
1 5 (8.77%) Business Objects
2 4 (7.02%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Sybase
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Informatica
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago