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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Macro
Rank 583 567 499
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -68
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 30 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.042% 0.095%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 14
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£450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £406 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
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
20773 19701 17295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.65% 37.36% 37.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13774 13014 10662
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 458 608
Average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 May 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 23 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 27 May 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 29 £463 +15.62% 20
London +12 14 £428 +6.87% 10
West Yorkshire -11 5 £438 +16.66% 1
Yorkshire -17 5 £438 +16.66% 1
Leeds -7 4 £475 +26.66% 1
Croydon - 4 £355 - 1
City of London -2 3 £650 +23.80% 1
East Midlands - 3 £475 - 1
Bradford - 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £500 - 1
Northampton - 2 £456 - 1
Swindon - 2 £400 - 1
North East - 2 £500 - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £456 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £400 - 1
South West - 2 £400 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £500 - 1
Scotland - 1 £450 - 4
North West - 1 £450 - 3
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £475 -
Chester - 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 £450 - 4

SAS Macro
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 50 (100.00%) SAS
2 45 (90.00%) Base SAS
3 29 (58.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 29 (58.00%) ETL
4 22 (44.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 21 (42.00%) SQL
6 18 (36.00%) Finance
7 15 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (24.00%) UNIX
9 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (18.00%) Windows
10 9 (18.00%) Oracle
11 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
12 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
12 7 (14.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (14.00%) Analytics
12 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (12.00%) DB2
13 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (12.00%) Marketing
13 6 (12.00%) Greenplum
14 5 (10.00%) Credit Risk
14 5 (10.00%) Release Management
14 5 (10.00%) Data Integration
14 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (10.00%) Retail

SAS Macro
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 50 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) SPSS
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (90.00%) Base SAS
2 29 (58.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 22 (44.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 15 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (12.00%) DB2
7 4 (8.00%) OLAP
7 4 (8.00%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (6.00%) Data Mart
9 2 (4.00%) Big Data
9 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (2.00%) SQLBase
10 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.00%) KNIME
10 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.00%) ERwin
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.00%) ProC
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Marketing
3 5 (10.00%) Retail
4 4 (8.00%) Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Dutch Language
5 2 (4.00%) French Language
5 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (44.00%) SAS Developer
3 14 (28.00%) Analyst
4 9 (18.00%) SAS Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) ETL Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Programmer
7 6 (12.00%) SAS Programmer
8 5 (10.00%) SAS ETL Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Excel Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Administrator
10 2 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (4.00%) SAS Administrator
10 2 (4.00%) Data Programmer
11 1 (2.00%) Data Quality Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) SAS Architect
11 1 (2.00%) CRM Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) SAS Insight Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) Insight Analyst
11 1 (2.00%) Statistical Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 5 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.00%) GIS
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media
5 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) UNIX
2 9 (18.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) ETL
2 9 (18.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (14.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (14.00%) Analytics
5 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (10.00%) Release Management
7 4 (8.00%) Customer Insight
8 3 (6.00%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) Visual Analytics
8 3 (6.00%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (6.00%) Data Management
8 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.00%) CHAID
9 2 (4.00%) Propensity Modelling
9 2 (4.00%) Customer Segmentation
9 2 (4.00%) Logistic Regression
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) VBA
2 2 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) R
3 1 (2.00%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Basel II
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) CDISC
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Nagios
1 1 (2.00%) Ganglia
1 1 (2.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) Greenplum
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (4.00%) i2
6 1 (2.00%) Teradata
6 1 (2.00%) DataFlux
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix
6 1 (2.00%) Cognos
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) Tableau
England
Real Staffing
Rate: £390 - £425 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
North West England
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Northampton
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Milton Keynes
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago