The median contractor rate for an SAS Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies 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 Architect
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 644 633
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Architect 0 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.013% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.014% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 10
Median daily rate - £563 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £575
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44648 51085 52304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 98420 117801 120925
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4481 5171 7481
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.80% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

SAS Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAS Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Architect in the UK

SAS Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Architect in the UK

SAS Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, SAS Architect 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 featuring SAS Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) DataFlux
4 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
4 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) ERwin
4 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (25.00%) Market Research
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (25.00%) HBase
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management

SAS Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (25.00%) SAS EBI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ERwin
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Market Research
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) DataFlux
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle