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 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 81 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +15
Contract jobs citing SAS 25 49 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.63% 3.64% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.96% 16.28% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 42 15
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £326 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £539 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
279 301 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.22% 22.36% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 184 159
Median daily rate £425 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.39% -5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -6.66%
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 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 3 May 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 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SAS.

1 28 (50.00%) Finance
2 25 (44.64%) Analytics
3 22 (39.29%) Base SAS
4 21 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (28.57%) SQL
6 11 (19.64%) Degree
6 11 (19.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 10 (17.86%) Credit Risk
7 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (17.86%) Linux
8 9 (16.07%) Unix
8 9 (16.07%) ETL
9 8 (14.29%) Banking
9 8 (14.29%) Windows
9 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
10 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
10 7 (12.50%) Statistics
10 7 (12.50%) Client/Server
10 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 6 (10.71%) Retail
11 6 (10.71%) Data Management
11 6 (10.71%) Economics
11 6 (10.71%) SAS Certification
11 6 (10.71%) ERwin
11 6 (10.71%) Project Management
11 6 (10.71%) OLAP
11 6 (10.71%) VBA
11 6 (10.71%) Oracle
11 6 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
11 6 (10.71%) Data Integration

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 (8.93%) SPSS
2 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) Base SAS
2 11 (19.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 6 (10.71%) OLAP
4 6 (10.71%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (7.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 4 (7.14%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 3 (5.36%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.57%) SAS EBI
8 1 (1.79%) Big Data
8 1 (1.79%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.79%) DB2
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) ERwin
General
1 28 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 6 (10.71%) Retail
4 3 (5.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) SAS Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Administrator
3 15 (26.79%) SAS Administrator
4 12 (21.43%) Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Programmer
5 7 (12.50%) SAS Programmer
6 6 (10.71%) Consultant
6 6 (10.71%) Programme Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Risk Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Data Integration Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Integration Developer
8 4 (7.14%) SAS Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Risk Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.57%) SAS Consultant
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.86%) Credit Risk
3 7 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 7 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 7 (12.50%) Statistics
4 6 (10.71%) Data Integration
4 6 (10.71%) Economics
5 4 (7.14%) Data Structures
6 3 (5.36%) Data Extraction
7 2 (3.57%) Physics
8 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.79%) Informatics
8 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 9 (16.07%) Unix
3 8 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Analytics
2 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.07%) ETL
4 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.71%) Data Management
5 6 (10.71%) Project Management
5 6 (10.71%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Data Governance
7 4 (7.14%) Econometrics
7 4 (7.14%) Information Management
7 4 (7.14%) Operations Research
7 4 (7.14%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) VBA
3 2 (3.57%) R
4 1 (1.79%) C++
4 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.79%) SAS Macro
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) SAS Certification
3 4 (7.14%) Postgraduate
4 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (1.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) DataFlux
2 4 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) CA
3 1 (1.79%) Informatica
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Netezza
3 1 (1.79%) Teradata