Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAS Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 784 696
Rank change year-on-year -12 -88 -19
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 61 89 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.064% 0.091% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.096% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 71 147
England median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.40% -11.76% +3.66%
10th Percentile £331 £281 £315
90th Percentile £650 £575 £500
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
England median hourly rate - £17.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -70.83% -
UK median hourly rate - £17.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -70.83% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89884 92670 98656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.76% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59938 60988 63819
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2667 3006 3819
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.97 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

SAS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured SAS Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Analyst in England

SAS Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Analyst in England

SAS Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Analyst in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS Analyst in England

SAS Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS Analyst in England

SAS Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
London -42 25 £467 +22.49% 1
North of England +69 17 £375 -6.25% 2
South East +13 12 £625 +58.23% 1
Yorkshire +27 10 £351 -9.35% 1
West Midlands +36 7 £375 -11.76% 2
North West +26 7 £375 -6.25% 1
Midlands +24 7 £375 - 2
South West -18 1 £460 +37.31%
SAS Analyst
UK

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, SAS Analyst 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 across the England region featuring SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) SAS
2 31 (50.82%) SQL
3 26 (42.62%) Finance
4 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 18 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (22.95%) Base SAS
7 13 (21.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 13 (21.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 13 (21.31%) Oracle
8 12 (19.67%) Data Analysis
9 11 (18.03%) QlikView
9 11 (18.03%) VBA
9 11 (18.03%) Banking
10 9 (14.75%) Data Quality
11 8 (13.11%) IFRS
11 8 (13.11%) IFRS 9
11 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
11 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.11%) Data Management
12 7 (11.48%) Marketing
12 7 (11.48%) Degree
12 7 (11.48%) Data Integration
12 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
12 7 (11.48%) Analytics
12 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
13 6 (9.84%) Functional Testing
13 6 (9.84%) Data Lineage
13 6 (9.84%) Teradata
13 6 (9.84%) ETL

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 61 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (6.56%) SPSS
4 2 (3.28%) Stata
5 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Actimize
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) NAS
1 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) Base SAS
2 13 (21.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 11 (18.03%) QlikView
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.20%) PowerPivot
5 5 (8.20%) SAS EBI
6 4 (6.56%) MS Access
6 4 (6.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.28%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.28%) OLAP
8 2 (3.28%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (3.28%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.64%) DB2
9 1 (1.64%) Power BI
9 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 26 (42.62%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Banking
3 7 (11.48%) Marketing
4 6 (9.84%) Retail Banking
5 5 (8.20%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.92%) Retail
7 2 (3.28%) International Banking
8 1 (1.64%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.92%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Unix
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Data Analysis
2 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (13.11%) Data Management
3 7 (11.48%) Analytics
3 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
3 7 (11.48%) Data Integration
3 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
4 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.84%) Data Lineage
4 6 (9.84%) ETL
4 6 (9.84%) Functional Testing
4 6 (9.84%) Stress Testing
5 5 (8.20%) CRM
5 5 (8.20%) Project Management
5 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.20%) Statistics
5 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
6 4 (6.56%) Data Extraction
6 4 (6.56%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) SQL
2 11 (18.03%) VBA
3 6 (9.84%) C
4 5 (8.20%) C#
4 5 (8.20%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) VB
5 3 (4.92%) R
6 2 (3.28%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) SAS Macro
7 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) Data Quality
2 8 (13.11%) IFRS
2 8 (13.11%) IFRS 9
3 3 (4.92%) GDPR
4 2 (3.28%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle
2 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.84%) Teradata
4 5 (8.20%) Cognos
5 4 (6.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 4 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.92%) Tableau
7 1 (1.64%) Lotus
7 1 (1.64%) Netezza
7 1 (1.64%) Remedy
7 1 (1.64%) SAP