The table below looks at the statistics for SAS Macro skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Macro over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Macro
Rank 144 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.060% 0.080% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £521 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAS Macro
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1013 752 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.61% 30.18% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 438 442
Median daily rate £351 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 23
Median hourly rate £30.00 £23.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +10.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £34.92 £74.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

SAS Macro
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAS Macro as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SAS Macro Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAS Macro
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS Macro across the West Midlands region.

SAS Macro Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SAS Macro
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Macro within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Birmingham -10 1 £425 -22.72%
SAS Macro
England

SAS Macro
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAS Macro also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAS Macro.

1 6 (100.00%) SAS
1 6 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Economics
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (16.67%) Basel III
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis

SAS Macro
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Base SAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Credit Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) SAS Risk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Basel III