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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 11 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing SAS 14 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 8.33% 1.82% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 66.67% 15.79% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 2
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£450 £475 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £375 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +71.42%
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
21 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 12.50% 11.52% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 7
Average daily rate £450 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

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 27 March 2015.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 25 (58.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 20 (46.51%) Banking
3 19 (44.19%) Finance
4 17 (39.53%) OLAP
5 16 (37.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 16 (37.21%) OLAP Cube
6 14 (32.56%) Credit Risk
7 12 (27.91%) ETL
8 10 (23.26%) UNIX
9 8 (18.60%) AIX
10 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.95%) Data Structures
12 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
12 5 (11.63%) Migration
12 5 (11.63%) SQL
13 4 (9.30%) Retail
14 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
14 3 (6.98%) Coaching
14 3 (6.98%) Data Architecture
14 3 (6.98%) Oracle
14 3 (6.98%) Tivoli
15 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
15 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
15 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
15 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
15 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
16 1 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
16 1 (2.33%) Data Mapping

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 17 (39.53%) OLAP
3 16 (37.21%) OLAP Cube
3 16 (37.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) Essbase
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) ERwin
General
1 20 (46.51%) Banking
2 19 (44.19%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 3 (6.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Consultant
2 10 (23.26%) SAS Consultant
3 9 (20.93%) SAS Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) SAS Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) SAS Programmer
6 4 (9.30%) Programmer
7 3 (6.98%) DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Designer
8 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk Project Manager
9 1 (2.33%) SAS Data Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Credit Risk Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Risk Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Risk Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Credit Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Credit Risk
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) UNIX
2 8 (18.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ETL
2 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) Data Architecture
4 3 (6.98%) Coaching
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) SAS Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
2 1 (2.33%) Teradata
Halifax
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago