The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS Analyst
Rank 23 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 3.25% 0.68% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 0.72% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAS Analyst
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 138 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 91.56% 93.24% 91.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 104 81
Average daily rate £406 £330 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.10% -9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

SAS Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS Analyst in the job title across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SAS Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SAS Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS Analyst across the Halifax region.

SAS Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

SAS Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited SAS Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAS Analyst in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SAS
2 10 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Credit Risk
5 6 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 6 (40.00%) Banking
5 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Essbase
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) AIX
8 2 (13.33%) OLAP
8 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (13.33%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
9 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
9 1 (6.67%) SAS Macro
9 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
9 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
9 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
9 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
9 1 (6.67%) Retail

SAS Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited SAS Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SAS Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (26.67%) Essbase
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) OLAP
4 2 (13.33%) OLAP Cube
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Credit Risk
2 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX
1 3 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) SAS Macro
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
2 1 (6.67%) Teradata
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