The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SAS Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Programmer
Rank 652 611 610
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -1
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Programmer 3 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.075% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.079% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 28 11
Median daily rate £388 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% +8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £465 £431
% change year-on-year
- +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

SAS Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SAS Programmer in the job title.

SAS Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SAS Programmer
Daily Rate Trend

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

SAS Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SAS Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SAS Programmer
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 3 £388 -16.66% 1
South West +11 1 - -
London -11 1 £388 -13.88%
East of England - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

SAS Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, SAS Programmer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SAS Programmer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) SAS
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Base SAS
3 6 (46.15%) SDLC
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) MS Office
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Validation
5 4 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (30.77%) SAP
5 4 (30.77%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
5 4 (30.77%) Life Science
6 3 (23.08%) CDISC
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Banking
7 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) GCP
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
7 2 (15.38%) SAS Macro
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Data Structures

SAS Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Base SAS
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) Impala
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (7.69%) SAS EBI
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Spotfire
General
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Life Science
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Credit Risk
2 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) SDLC
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Clinical Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Records Management
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) CDISC
2 2 (15.38%) GCP
3 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Cloudera
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata