The median contractor rate for an SAS Developer was £425 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 Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 598 516
Rank change year-on-year +28 -82  
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 40 53 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.085% 0.098% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.10% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 32 103
Median daily rate £425 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -7.64% -10.52%  
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 28819 33278 32902
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 £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1391 1532 1988
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 £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

SAS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Developer in the UK

SAS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Developer in the UK

SAS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Developer over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS Developer in the UK

SAS Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS Developer in the UK

SAS Developer
Top 29 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England +31 35 £425 - 2
London +13 18 £450 -14.28%
West Midlands +30 7 £350 - 1
South East +28 6 £410 -3.52% 1
Birmingham +16 3 £450 - 1
South Wales -5 3 £450 -
Wales -6 3 £450 -
Solihull - 3 £358 -
Berkshire - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Scotland +32 2 - - 1
North West +18 2 £398 -1.24%
Edinburgh +15 2 - - 1
Newport -3 2 £450 -
City of London -6 2 £725 +31.81%
Leeds +21 1 - -
West Yorkshire +15 1 - -
Yorkshire +12 1 - -
Manchester +10 1 £370 -9.75%
South West -4 1 £450 +5.88%
Lancashire - 1 £425 -
Hove - 1 £410 -
Blackpool - 1 £425 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Horsham - 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £450 -
East Sussex - 1 £410 -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1

SAS Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 featuring SAS Developer in the job title.

1 89 (100.00%) SAS
2 34 (38.20%) Finance
3 29 (32.58%) ETL
4 27 (30.34%) Migration
4 27 (30.34%) Banking
5 26 (29.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 25 (28.09%) Base SAS
6 25 (28.09%) SQL
7 24 (26.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 16 (17.98%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (14.61%) Credit Risk
11 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
11 10 (11.24%) Analytics
12 9 (10.11%) Data Integration
12 9 (10.11%) Retail
12 9 (10.11%) Unix
13 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
13 8 (8.99%) Big Data
14 7 (7.87%) SAS Macro
14 7 (7.87%) Oracle
15 6 (6.74%) OLAP
15 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Office
15 6 (6.74%) SAP
15 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (6.74%) Mainframe
15 6 (6.74%) Data Migration
15 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development

SAS Developer 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 89 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) PuTTY
1 2 (2.25%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 25 (28.09%) Base SAS
3 24 (26.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 16 (17.98%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (11.24%) Hadoop
6 8 (8.99%) Big Data
7 6 (6.74%) OLAP
7 6 (6.74%) SAS EBI
8 5 (5.62%) OLAP Cube
8 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
10 2 (2.25%) Ingres
10 2 (2.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 2 (2.25%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) ProC
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (38.20%) Finance
2 27 (30.34%) Banking
3 9 (10.11%) Retail
4 5 (5.62%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) .NET
2 2 (2.25%) ODBC
3 1 (1.12%) MDX
3 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.61%) Credit Risk
3 6 (6.74%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Unix
2 3 (3.37%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) MVS
3 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) ETL
2 27 (30.34%) Migration
3 10 (11.24%) Analytics
3 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.11%) Data Integration
5 6 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.74%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.62%) Coaching
7 4 (4.49%) Data Validation
7 4 (4.49%) ETL Development
7 4 (4.49%) Validation
8 3 (3.37%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.37%) Data Management
8 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (2.25%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (2.25%) Risk Analytics
9 2 (2.25%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.09%) SQL
2 7 (7.87%) SAS Macro
3 5 (5.62%) C#
3 5 (5.62%) PROC SQL
3 5 (5.62%) VBA
4 3 (3.37%) C
4 3 (3.37%) C++
4 3 (3.37%) Java
4 3 (3.37%) MATLAB
4 3 (3.37%) R
4 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.37%) VB
5 2 (2.25%) Python
5 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) SAS Certification
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) IFRS
1 6 (6.74%) IFRS 9
2 5 (5.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.12%) IAS 39
3 1 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Samba
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle
3 6 (6.74%) SAP
4 4 (4.49%) Teradata
5 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.12%) Capita
6 1 (1.12%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.12%) DataFlux
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