The median contractor rate for a SAS Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 615 580
Rank change year-on-year +39 -35  
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Consultant 16 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.037% 0.021% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.022% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 21
Median daily rate £450 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £715 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11%  
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 40564 48955 48044
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.60% 95.22% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 26483 32336 29576
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +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 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1322 1392 1925
Median hourly rate £18.26 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

SAS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 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 +30 5 £450 -35.71% 3
North West +31 3 £400 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +26 3 £450 +12.50%
South West +13 3 £500 -16.66%
Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
SAS Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 23 (100.00%) SAS
2 13 (56.52%) Base SAS
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) ETL
4 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (39.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 8 (34.78%) Data Integration
6 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (30.43%) Migration
7 7 (30.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (26.09%) SAS Macro
8 6 (26.09%) Analytics
9 5 (21.74%) PROC SQL
9 5 (21.74%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 5 (21.74%) Credit Risk
9 5 (21.74%) ProC
9 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 4 (17.39%) Unix
10 4 (17.39%) Banking
10 4 (17.39%) Retail
10 4 (17.39%) Data Management
10 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
10 4 (17.39%) SAS EBI
10 4 (17.39%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 3 (13.04%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.04%) IFRS

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 23 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) Base SAS
2 9 (39.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 7 (30.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (21.74%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
5 4 (17.39%) SAS EBI
6 3 (13.04%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
7 2 (8.70%) Big Data
7 2 (8.70%) QlikView
8 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
8 1 (4.35%) DB2
8 1 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) ProC
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Private Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Credit Risk
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) HPUX
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ETL
2 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (34.78%) Data Integration
4 7 (30.43%) Migration
5 6 (26.09%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 4 (17.39%) Data Management
7 3 (13.04%) Cluster Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Statistics
7 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Information Management
8 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (8.70%) Visual Analytics
9 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
9 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) SAS Macro
3 5 (21.74%) PROC SQL
4 1 (4.35%) R
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) SAS Certification
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) IFRS
1 3 (13.04%) IFRS 9
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Teradata
3 1 (4.35%) DataFlux
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau