The median contractor rate for an SAS Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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 / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 155 147
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.66%  
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 the North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2771 3574 3449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.84% 94.80% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1635 2225 1997
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 132 194
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

SAS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Analyst in the North West

SAS Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Analyst in the North West

SAS Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS Analyst in the North West

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region featuring SAS Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SAS
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft