Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAS System
London > Central London
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 201 248 245
Rank change year-on-year +47 -3 -33
Contract jobs citing SAS 24 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.39% 0.51% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.64% 2.83% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 31
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.81%
10th Percentile £362 £314 £288
90th Percentile £631 £651 £688
London median daily rate £500 £500 £473
% change year-on-year - +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Central London median hourly rate - £149.50 -
London median hourly rate £40.00 £149.50 -
% change year-on-year -73.24% - -

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 910 1,591 1,338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.82% 17.90% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 1,186 1,059
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £272 £275
90th Percentile £671 £650 £650
London median daily rate £500 £510 £500
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 30 16
Central London median hourly rate £26.00 £19.25 £17.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.06% +7.84% -4.67%
10th Percentile £19.87 £13.00 £11.43
90th Percentile £37.05 £33.88 £28.75
London median hourly rate £25.84 £24.11 £22.00
% change year-on-year +7.18% +9.59% +18.14%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Central London

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAS in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Central London

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Central London over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Central London

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Central London

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Central London region over the 6 months to 26 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +45 23 £500 +5.26% 14
SAS
London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for SAS.

1 8 (33.33%) Analytics
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) ETL
3 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 6 (25.00%) AWS
3 6 (25.00%) GCP
4 5 (20.83%) Azure
4 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (16.67%) Banking
5 4 (16.67%) Adobe
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 4 (16.67%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.67%) Google
5 4 (16.67%) Marketing
5 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Marketing Technology
6 3 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (12.50%) Campaign Management
6 3 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (12.50%) Big Data
6 3 (12.50%) Cloudera
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) AWS
1 6 (25.00%) GCP
2 5 (20.83%) Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (12.50%) Big Data
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.33%) BigQuery
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (4.17%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Redis
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Programme Manager
4 4 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) SAS Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Insight Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Big Data Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) ETL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SAS Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Database Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Finance Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
3 1 (4.17%) PySpark
3 1 (4.17%) Redux
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) SignalR
3 1 (4.17%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (4.17%) Swagger
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) Semantic Web
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Analytics
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Campaign Management
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) ETL Development
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Statistics
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) API Design
7 1 (4.17%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) R
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) Scala
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) Basel III
2 1 (4.17%) IFRS
2 1 (4.17%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) IBM
2 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (16.67%) Adobe
3 4 (16.67%) Google
4 3 (12.50%) Cloudera
5 2 (8.33%) Informatica
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) Talend
6 1 (4.17%) Datactics
6 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Palantir
6 1 (4.17%) Teradata