The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 10 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing SAS 16 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.33% 12.82% 2.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 59.26% 62.50% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 4
Median daily rate £428 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £346 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00
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
27 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 27.55% 20.51% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 18
Median daily rate £429 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +0.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for SAS.

1 17 (65.38%) Credit Risk
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (30.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 7 (26.92%) Unix
5 7 (26.92%) Banking
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (19.23%) ETL
7 5 (19.23%) Retail
7 5 (19.23%) Data Management
7 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) FINREP
7 5 (19.23%) Data Structures
8 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
8 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
8 4 (15.38%) Analytics
8 4 (15.38%) Migration
8 4 (15.38%) OLAP
9 3 (11.54%) XML
9 3 (11.54%) AIX
9 3 (11.54%) BPR
9 3 (11.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (11.54%) QlikView
9 3 (11.54%) Release Management
9 3 (11.54%) COREP
9 3 (11.54%) Coaching
9 3 (11.54%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (7.69%) Markov Chain

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (15.38%) OLAP
3 3 (11.54%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (11.54%) QlikView
3 3 (11.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (3.85%) Base SAS
4 1 (3.85%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) SAS EBI
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 5 (19.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Data Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) SAS Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) SAS Data Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) SAS Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Risk Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) QlikView Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) SAS Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Data Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Credit Risk
2 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (19.23%) Data Structures
4 2 (7.69%) Economics
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) Statistics
5 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
5 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) Data Management
2 5 (19.23%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) Analytics
3 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 3 (11.54%) BPR
4 3 (11.54%) Coaching
4 3 (11.54%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
5 2 (7.69%) Econometrics
5 2 (7.69%) Markov Chain
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Research
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.69%) Stress Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) FINREP
2 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
3 3 (11.54%) COREP
4 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Teradata
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