Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAS Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 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 Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 842 781
Rank change year-on-year +50 -61 -5
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 25 25 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.025% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.026% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 46
England median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £403 £400 £363
90th Percentile £524 £700 £530
UK median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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 83190 96482 97394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.11% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54340 63582 61420
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2649 2809 3806
England median hourly rate £18.18 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.32% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.41
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.75 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

SAS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Consultant in England

SAS Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Consultant in England

SAS Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Consultant in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS Consultant in England

SAS Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS Consultant in England

SAS Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
North of England +68 11 £475 +8.57% 1
North West +44 8 £465 +6.29%
Midlands +36 5 £450 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +35 5 £450 +20.00% 2
London +14 5 £450 -22.08% 1
South West +8 4 £510 -7.27%
Yorkshire +35 3 £475 - 1
SAS Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, SAS Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) SAS
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) Base SAS
3 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (48.00%) Finance
5 10 (40.00%) ProC
5 10 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 10 (40.00%) SAS Macro
5 10 (40.00%) Data Integration
5 10 (40.00%) PROC SQL
6 9 (36.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 8 (32.00%) ETL
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (28.00%) Unix
8 7 (28.00%) Migration
8 7 (28.00%) Analytics
8 7 (28.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 6 (24.00%) Credit Risk
9 6 (24.00%) Banking
9 6 (24.00%) Retail
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle
10 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
10 5 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive

SAS Consultant 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 25 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Base SAS
2 10 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 9 (36.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 7 (28.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive
7 3 (12.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (8.00%) SAS EBI
9 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (4.00%) Data Mart
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) ProC
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Private Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) AIX
2 1 (4.00%) HPUX
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (40.00%) Data Integration
3 8 (32.00%) ETL
4 7 (28.00%) Analytics
4 7 (28.00%) Migration
5 5 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.00%) Cluster Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Data Management
6 4 (16.00%) Statistics
7 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Swim Lanes
7 3 (12.00%) Visual Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Credit Risk Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Information Management
8 2 (8.00%) Marketing Analytics
8 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) PROC SQL
2 10 (40.00%) SAS Macro
3 3 (12.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SAS Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) IFRS
1 3 (12.00%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) DataFlux
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Teradata
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago