The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SAS Macro skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS Macro over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Macro
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 606 591
Rank change year-on-year +40 -15  
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 11 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.040% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.064% 0.10% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 12
Median daily rate £435 £443 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.69% -0.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £550 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £434
% change year-on-year +7.14% -11.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAS Macro is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 17212 19089 18252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.24% 38.43% 37.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11879 13208 11970
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 £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 436 385
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

SAS Macro
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SAS Macro as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Macro in England

SAS Macro
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Macro in England

SAS Macro
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Macro in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS Macro in England

SAS Macro
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS Macro in England

SAS Macro
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 Macro within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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 +22 4 £466 -11.19%
East Midlands -3 3 £400 -15.78%
West Midlands - 2 - -
South West -6 1 £450 +20.00%
North West - 1 - -
SAS Macro
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS Macro also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SAS Macro.

1 14 (100.00%) SAS
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Base SAS
4 5 (35.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (35.71%) Credit Risk
4 5 (35.71%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) PROC SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) ProC
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) QlikView
7 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
7 2 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
7 2 (14.29%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) Unica
8 1 (7.14%) Direct Marketing
8 1 (7.14%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
8 1 (7.14%) Netezza
8 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
8 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping

SAS Macro
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 14 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 5 (35.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (28.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (14.29%) Data Mart
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) QlikView
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ProC
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) SAS Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Credit Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAS Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior SAS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analytics Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Credit Risk
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Campaign Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Swim Lanes
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) PROC SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Netezza
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Pega
1 1 (7.14%) PTC
1 1 (7.14%) Teradata