The median contractor rate for a SAS Analyst was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS Analyst
England / London
Rank 395 413 390
Rank change year-on-year +18 -23  
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 11 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.057% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 20
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £306 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £425 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18466 21022 19969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 95.00% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13132 15064 13780
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 284 366
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -11.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.55 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

SAS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Analyst in London

SAS Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Analyst in London

SAS Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Analyst in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS Analyst in London

SAS Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS Analyst in London

SAS Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London - 2 £455 -
Docklands, London - 1 £350 -
SAS Analyst
England

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 London region featuring SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SAS
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) Finance
4 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (42.31%) Analytics
6 9 (34.62%) Data Quality
7 8 (30.77%) Banking
7 8 (30.77%) Credit Risk
8 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
9 6 (23.08%) VBA
9 6 (23.08%) QlikView
10 5 (19.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) Teradata
11 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
11 4 (15.38%) Degree
11 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (11.54%) R
12 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
12 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
12 3 (11.54%) Oracle
12 3 (11.54%) Unix
12 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
12 3 (11.54%) Marketing
12 3 (11.54%) Retail
13 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
13 2 (7.69%) International Banking
13 2 (7.69%) Migration
13 2 (7.69%) Statistics

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 26 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) QlikView
2 5 (19.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
5 2 (7.69%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data
6 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.85%) Data Lake
6 1 (3.85%) Impala
6 1 (3.85%) Mixpanel
6 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (3.85%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) International Banking
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (30.77%) Credit Risk
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Analytics
2 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
3 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (7.69%) Benchmarking
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) Knowledge Discovery
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Analytics
6 2 (7.69%) Statistics
7 1 (3.85%) Operations Research
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) VBA
3 3 (11.54%) R
4 1 (3.85%) PROC SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Teradata
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Optimizely
4 1 (3.85%) SAP