The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills 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 over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 17 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing SAS 11 32 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 7.05% 18.08% 4.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.91% 57.14% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 4
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£463 £435 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% -8.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -4.76%
SAS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Application Platforms Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
46 56 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 29.49% 31.64% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 49 13
Average daily rate £425 £425 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £386 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing SAS also 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 that cited SAS.

1 23 (69.70%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 17 (51.52%) Credit Risk
4 10 (30.30%) Migration
4 10 (30.30%) OLAP
4 10 (30.30%) UNIX
4 10 (30.30%) ETL
5 9 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
6 8 (24.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 6 (18.18%) Banking
7 6 (18.18%) AIX
7 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (15.15%) Data Migration
8 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.15%) Retail
9 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Data Architecture
9 4 (12.12%) Analytics
10 3 (9.09%) Release Management
10 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
10 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (6.06%) Data Management
11 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
11 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
11 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Dimensional Modelling
11 2 (6.06%) COREP
11 2 (6.06%) Data Structures

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing SAS also 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 that cited SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 10 (30.30%) OLAP
3 9 (27.27%) OLAP Cube
4 8 (24.24%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
General
1 23 (69.70%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) SAS Developer
3 9 (27.27%) SAS Consultant
3 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
6 2 (6.06%) SAS Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Risk Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) SAS Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Credit Risk
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) UNIX
2 6 (18.18%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ETL
1 10 (30.30%) Migration
2 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
2 5 (15.15%) Data Migration
3 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Data Architecture
3 4 (12.12%) Analytics
4 3 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Data Mapping
5 2 (6.06%) Data Management
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
6 1 (3.03%) Coaching
6 1 (3.03%) ETL Development
6 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.03%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) COREP
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
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