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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 8 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing SAS 22 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 12.94% 2.44% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 68.75% 17.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 0
Average daily rate
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£453 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £22.63
% change year-on-year
- +98.89%
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
32 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 18.82% 14.02% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 3
Average daily rate £435 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +18.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (61.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 25 (51.02%) Finance
3 20 (40.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 19 (38.78%) OLAP
5 18 (36.73%) Credit Risk
5 18 (36.73%) OLAP Cube
6 16 (32.65%) ETL
7 14 (28.57%) UNIX
7 14 (28.57%) Banking
8 10 (20.41%) AIX
9 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (16.33%) Migration
11 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
11 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (12.24%) Data Architecture
12 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
12 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (8.16%) Tivoli
13 3 (6.12%) Coaching
13 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
13 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
13 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
14 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
14 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
14 2 (4.08%) Dimensional Modelling
14 2 (4.08%) Analytics
14 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
14 2 (4.08%) Retail
15 1 (2.04%) SQL

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (61.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 20 (40.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 19 (38.78%) OLAP
4 18 (36.73%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
1 15 (30.61%) Consultant
1 15 (30.61%) SAS Consultant
2 13 (26.53%) SAS Developer
3 11 (22.45%) Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) SAS Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Programmer
5 2 (4.08%) SAS Programmer
5 2 (4.08%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Risk Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Credit Risk
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) UNIX
2 10 (20.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ETL
2 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.33%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
4 6 (12.24%) Data Architecture
5 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.12%) Coaching
6 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
7 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (4.08%) Analytics
7 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.04%) Data Management
8 1 (2.04%) Change Control
8 1 (2.04%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.04%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.04%) COREP
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
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Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £430 - £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago