Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 21 February 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 164 228 220
Rank change year-on-year +64 -8 -32
Contract jobs citing SAS 24 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.40% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.48% 2.17% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 27
City of London median daily rate £516 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.68% -9.52% +17.98%
10th Percentile £396 £344 £350
90th Percentile £639 £633 £703
Central London median daily rate £516 £475 £496
% change year-on-year +8.68% -4.23% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 689 1,244 1,048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.67% 18.29% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 957 847
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £289 £279 £278
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £496
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.85% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 9
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £19.60 £13.00 £11.54
90th Percentile £26.40 £49.50 £27.50
Central London median hourly rate £27.00 £19.00 £19.35
% change year-on-year +42.11% -1.81% +1.84%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the City of London

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in the City of London

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in the City of London

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for SAS.

1 8 (33.33%) Change Management
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
1 8 (33.33%) AWS
1 8 (33.33%) GCP
2 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 7 (29.17%) ETL
2 7 (29.17%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Google
3 6 (25.00%) Adobe
3 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Azure
3 6 (25.00%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (25.00%) Marketing Technology
4 5 (20.83%) Campaign Management
4 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Degree

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 6 (25.00%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) AWS
1 8 (33.33%) GCP
2 6 (25.00%) Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (8.33%) BigQuery
4 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (4.17%) Base SAS
5 1 (4.17%) DataStage
5 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Redis
5 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Insight Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) ETL Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SAS Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Big Data Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (8.33%) ETL Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL 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%) 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 6 (25.00%) Marketing Technology
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Reinsurance
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Semantic Web
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Change Management
2 7 (29.17%) ETL
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Campaign Management
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) DevOps
7 2 (8.33%) ETL Development
7 2 (8.33%) Information Management
7 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (8.33%) Statistics
8 1 (4.17%) API Design
8 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
8 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) R
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) Basel III
2 1 (4.17%) IFRS
2 1 (4.17%) IFRS 9
2 1 (4.17%) Solvency II
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%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
2 7 (29.17%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (25.00%) Adobe
3 6 (25.00%) Google
4 3 (12.50%) Cloudera
5 2 (8.33%) DocuSign
5 2 (8.33%) Informatica
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) Talend
6 1 (4.17%) Datactics
6 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
6 1 (4.17%) Palantir
6 1 (4.17%) Teradata