Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAS Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 804 814
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 -56
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 24 19 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.021% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.022% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 27
England median daily rate £550 £545 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.92% +21.11% -
10th Percentile £420 £475 £391
90th Percentile £653 £684 £568
UK median daily rate £500 £513 £450
% change year-on-year -2.44% +13.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 87,749 84,604 93,304
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.77% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,840 55,711 60,381
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,580 2,902 3,571
England median hourly rate £18.38 £18.42 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.24% -0.43% +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.94
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 -30 11 £563 +2.27% 3
North of England +51 5 £525 +5.00% 1
West Midlands +18 5 £300 -40.00%
Midlands +8 5 £300 -52.00%
North West - 5 £525 - 1
South East -24 3 £550 +2.33% 3
SAS Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, SAS Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring SAS Consultant in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) SAS
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Base SAS
4 5 (20.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) IFRS
4 5 (20.83%) IFRS 9
5 4 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 4 (16.67%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.50%) Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk
6 3 (12.50%) People Management
6 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 3 (12.50%) Visual Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Time Series Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.33%) Presales
7 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (8.33%) Quantitative Finance

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 24 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Base SAS
1 5 (20.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
4 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.17%) OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.17%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (4.17%) SAS EBI
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ProC
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Analytics
1 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.67%) ETL
2 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (16.67%) Stress Testing
3 3 (12.50%) People Management
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (12.50%) Visual Analytics
3 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (8.33%) Presales
4 2 (8.33%) Quantitative Finance
4 2 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (8.33%) R
2 2 (8.33%) SAS Macro
2 2 (8.33%) VBA
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PROC SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Scala
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Postgraduate
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) IFRS
1 5 (20.83%) IFRS 9
2 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Control-M
1 1 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Tableau