The table below looks at the statistics for the SAS Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS Developer
Rank 21 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.96% 4.64% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 4.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate £430 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
SAS Developer
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
101 144 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 99.02% 95.36% 96.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 130 109
Average daily rate £350 £396 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.61% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SAS Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

SAS Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SAS Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SAS Developer Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

SAS Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited SAS Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SAS
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 7 (70.00%) Credit Risk
5 3 (30.00%) Release Management
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) OLAP
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
6 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Change Control
7 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
7 1 (10.00%) FINREP
7 1 (10.00%) SAS Macro
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (10.00%) SAS EBI
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Data Management
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis

SAS Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region that cited SAS Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (20.00%) OLAP
2 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (10.00%) SAS EBI
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) FINREP