The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 85 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing SAS 23 42 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.57% 2.51% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.47% 12.03% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 3
Median daily rate £389 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.61% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £375 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.17 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-69.57% +100.00%
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 Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
243 349 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.60% 20.87% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 208 117
Median daily rate £400 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 6
Median hourly rate £15.25 £22.50 £31.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.22% -28.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Leeds region.

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SAS.

1 16 (38.10%) SQL
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) ETL
2 10 (23.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 10 (23.81%) Analytics
3 9 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 9 (21.43%) Degree
4 8 (19.05%) Credit Risk
4 8 (19.05%) Base SAS
5 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 7 (16.67%) Banking
5 7 (16.67%) Statistics
6 6 (14.29%) Business Transformation
6 6 (14.29%) Windows
6 6 (14.29%) Linux
6 6 (14.29%) VBA
6 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (14.29%) Migration
6 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (14.29%) ETL Development
7 5 (11.90%) Software Licensing
7 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
7 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Licensing
7 5 (11.90%) vMotion
7 5 (11.90%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (11.90%) Firewall
7 5 (11.90%) MPLS
7 5 (11.90%) DSL
7 5 (11.90%) VRRP

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (11.90%) SPSS
2 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) DHCP
1 5 (11.90%) DNS
1 5 (11.90%) DSL
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
1 5 (11.90%) iSCSI
1 5 (11.90%) MPLS
1 5 (11.90%) Structured Cabling
1 5 (11.90%) VRRP
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 9 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 8 (19.05%) Base SAS
4 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.52%) OLAP
6 4 (9.52%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (9.52%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.38%) Big Data
8 1 (2.38%) DB2
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) ERwin
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Developer
1 10 (23.81%) SAS Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) SAS Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Design Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Risk Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) SAS Credit Risk Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SAS Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Credit Risk
2 7 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 7 (16.67%) Statistics
3 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.90%) Economics
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Licensing
5 3 (7.14%) Data Extraction
5 3 (7.14%) Data Integration
5 3 (7.14%) Physics
6 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Analytics
1 10 (23.81%) ETL
2 6 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 6 (14.29%) ETL Development
2 6 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (11.90%) Software Licensing
4 4 (9.52%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (9.52%) Visual Analytics
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (7.14%) Econometrics
5 3 (7.14%) Markov Chain
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Research
5 3 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (4.76%) CRM
6 2 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) VBA
3 4 (9.52%) R
4 3 (7.14%) VB
5 2 (4.76%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) SAS Macro
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) PhD
2 2 (4.76%) Postgraduate
3 1 (2.38%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) vMotion
2 1 (2.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Dell
2 5 (11.90%) HP
2 5 (11.90%) NETGEAR
2 5 (11.90%) SonicWALL
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Netezza
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Teradata
5 1 (2.38%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) Trillium