The median contractor rate for an SAS Analyst was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 584 536
Rank change year-on-year +26 -48  
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 24 48 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.057% 0.097% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 40 67
Median daily rate £363 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.70% +5.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £323 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £496 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -6.17% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40228 46925 48391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.04% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26246 30992 30918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1370 1877
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

SAS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured SAS Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
London +5 11 £340 -22.28% 2
South East +32 4 £460 +49.59% 2
South West +4 4 £375 +15.38% 2
West Midlands +25 3 £338 -20.58% 2
Yorkshire +15 3 £450 +18.42%
SAS Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 53 (100.00%) SAS
2 35 (66.04%) Finance
3 24 (45.28%) SQL
4 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (28.30%) VBA
5 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Excel
6 14 (26.42%) Banking
6 14 (26.42%) Analytics
6 14 (26.42%) Credit Risk
7 13 (24.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 10 (18.87%) Degree
9 8 (15.09%) Mathematics
9 8 (15.09%) Tableau
10 7 (13.21%) R
10 7 (13.21%) Retail
10 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
10 7 (13.21%) Migration
10 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (11.32%) Teradata
11 6 (11.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (11.32%) Base SAS
11 6 (11.32%) IFRS
11 6 (11.32%) IFRS 9
12 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
12 5 (9.43%) QlikView
12 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
12 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
13 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (7.55%) Microsoft

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 53 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) PuTTY
1 2 (3.77%) WinSCP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 6 (11.32%) Base SAS
3 5 (9.43%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (9.43%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.43%) QlikView
4 4 (7.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (5.66%) SAS EBI
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data
6 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.77%) MS Access
6 2 (3.77%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.89%) DB2
7 1 (1.89%) Impala
7 1 (1.89%) Power BI
7 1 (1.89%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 35 (66.04%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Banking
3 7 (13.21%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (26.42%) Credit Risk
3 3 (5.66%) RIA
4 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.89%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Analytics
2 8 (15.09%) Mathematics
3 7 (13.21%) Data Analysis
3 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.55%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (5.66%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (5.66%) Statistical Modelling
6 3 (5.66%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.77%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Data Analytics
7 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.77%) Data Management
7 2 (3.77%) Quantitative Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) VBA
3 7 (13.21%) R
4 1 (1.89%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) IFRS
1 6 (11.32%) IFRS 9
2 3 (5.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Tableau
2 6 (11.32%) Teradata
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Cognos
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.89%) Cloudera