The median contractor rate for an SAS Analyst was £345 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 June 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 Analyst
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 412 412 404
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8  
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 10 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.048% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 23
Median daily rate £345 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.14% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £535 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £393 £425
% change year-on-year +1.59% -7.64%  
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 19705 20681 21805
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.90% 95.27% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14038 15005 15229
Median daily rate £500 £465 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.52% +5.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 228 364
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.57 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 28 June 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 -6 1 £340 -2.85% 2
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
SAS Analyst
England

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 20 (100.00%) SAS
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (40.00%) Analytics
5 8 (40.00%) VBA
6 7 (35.00%) R
7 6 (30.00%) Tableau
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
10 3 (15.00%) QlikView
10 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
10 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
10 3 (15.00%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (15.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
10 3 (15.00%) Banking
11 2 (10.00%) Retail
11 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
11 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 2 (10.00%) Teradata
11 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
11 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Analysis

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 20 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) QlikView
2 3 (15.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) Power BI
3 1 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Market Research
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Statistics
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) VBA
3 7 (35.00%) R
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Tableau
2 2 (10.00%) Teradata