The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for SAS Enterprise Guide skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS Enterprise Guide over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Enterprise Guide
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 610 564
Rank change year-on-year +45 -46  
Contract jobs citing SAS Enterprise Guide 45 44 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.081% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.37% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 62
Median daily rate £430 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £450 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAS Enterprise Guide is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10550 11771 13011
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.39% 21.80% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6895 7962 8488
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 202 180
Median hourly rate £31.25 £32.15 £27.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.79% +16.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAS Enterprise Guide as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Enterprise Guide in the UK

SAS Enterprise Guide
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Enterprise Guide in the UK

SAS Enterprise Guide
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Enterprise Guide over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS Enterprise Guide in the UK

SAS Enterprise Guide
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS Enterprise Guide in the UK

SAS Enterprise Guide
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Enterprise Guide within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +24 38 £425 - 6
London +5 12 £461 +19.03% 3
West Midlands +25 11 £375 -11.76%
Birmingham +15 8 £375 -11.76%
North West +24 6 £425 +5.91% 1
Yorkshire +23 5 £435 +8.75% 1
South Wales -6 4 £450 -
Wales -7 4 £450 -
West Yorkshire +10 3 £435 +3.88% 1
Newport -1 3 £450 -
Scotland - 3 - - 3
Lancashire - 3 £438 -
Edinburgh - 3 - - 3
Croydon - 3 £488 -
Blackpool - 3 £438 -
Solihull - 3 £358 -
Cheshire +22 2 - - 1
Chester +16 2 - - 1
Leeds +16 2 £435 +7.07%
South East +14 2 £460 +8.23% 1
Sheffield +10 2 - -
South Yorkshire +4 2 - -
South West +4 2 £438 +2.94%
Halifax +8 1 £435 +11.53%
Bristol -3 1 £425 -
City of London -5 1 £550 +7.31% 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £450 -
Berkshire - 1 £460 -
Manchester - 1 £370 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS Enterprise Guide also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SAS Enterprise Guide.

1 73 (100.00%) SAS
2 34 (46.58%) Base SAS
3 32 (43.84%) SQL
4 31 (42.47%) Finance
5 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Excel
6 23 (31.51%) ETL
7 22 (30.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 20 (27.40%) SAS Macro
9 18 (24.66%) Analytics
10 17 (23.29%) Data Integration
11 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (21.92%) Unix
11 16 (21.92%) Oracle
11 16 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (20.55%) ProC
12 15 (20.55%) PROC SQL
13 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (19.18%) Windows
13 14 (19.18%) Migration
14 13 (17.81%) Credit Risk
14 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
15 11 (15.07%) Linux
15 11 (15.07%) SAS Enterprise Miner
15 11 (15.07%) SAS Visual Analytics
16 10 (13.70%) Visual Analytics
16 10 (13.70%) Hadoop
16 10 (13.70%) Banking
16 10 (13.70%) Data Analysis
16 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence

SAS Enterprise Guide
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 73 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.74%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) SMS
2 2 (2.74%) PuTTY
2 2 (2.74%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (46.58%) Base SAS
2 22 (30.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 11 (15.07%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 11 (15.07%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (13.70%) Hadoop
5 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
6 7 (9.59%) Apache Hive
7 6 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (8.22%) SAS EBI
7 6 (8.22%) Star Schema
8 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (5.48%) Ingres
9 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (4.11%) Big Data
10 3 (4.11%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) ProC
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (42.47%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Developer
1 24 (32.88%) SAS Developer
2 16 (21.92%) Analyst
3 13 (17.81%) Consultant
3 13 (17.81%) SAS Consultant
4 11 (15.07%) SAS Analyst
5 10 (13.70%) Administrator
5 10 (13.70%) SAS Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Senior Data Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Report Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) SAS Architect
8 3 (4.11%) SAS Business Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.74%) MI Manager
9 2 (2.74%) SAS Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) REST
2 6 (8.22%) XML
3 4 (5.48%) ODBC
4 1 (1.37%) .NET
4 1 (1.37%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.81%) Credit Risk
3 3 (4.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.37%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Unix
2 14 (19.18%) Windows
3 11 (15.07%) Linux
4 1 (1.37%) AIX
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) ETL
2 18 (24.66%) Analytics
3 17 (23.29%) Data Integration
4 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (19.18%) Migration
6 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (13.70%) Data Analysis
6 10 (13.70%) Visual Analytics
7 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (8.22%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 6 (8.22%) Coaching
8 6 (8.22%) Scrum
8 6 (8.22%) SQL Optimisation
8 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.22%) Validation
9 5 (6.85%) Cluster Analysis
9 5 (6.85%) Data Management
9 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.85%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) SQL
2 20 (27.40%) SAS Macro
3 15 (20.55%) PROC SQL
4 9 (12.33%) VBA
5 6 (8.22%) AWK
5 6 (8.22%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.22%) sed
5 6 (8.22%) VBScript
6 4 (5.48%) C#
7 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.37%) Java
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) Degree
3 4 (5.48%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.74%) IFRS
2 2 (2.74%) IFRS 9
2 2 (2.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Oracle
2 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) Greenplum
4 4 (5.48%) Teradata
5 2 (2.74%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.37%) Capita
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) Tableau