The median contractor rate for a SAS Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS Developer
England / South East
Rank 236 245 251
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6  
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 4 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.052% 0.22% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.23% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 8
Median daily rate £400 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.90% +4.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £325 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33%  
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 South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7272 8761 9239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.04% 95.01% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4116 5354 4947
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 377 446
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

SAS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured SAS Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Developer in the South East

SAS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAS Developer in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Developer in the South East

SAS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS Developer in the South East

SAS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS Developer in the South East

SAS Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
East Sussex +8 3 £463 +10.11%
Hampshire +1 1 £375 -9.09%
SAS Developer
England

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, SAS Developer 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 South East region featuring SAS Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (33.33%) R
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) MVS
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Base SAS
4 2 (22.22%) Finance

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (22.22%) Base SAS
3 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (11.11%) MS Access
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) C++
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 3 (33.33%) R
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 3 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Macro
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle