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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
Rank 86 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Contract jobs citing SAS 8 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 1.78% 3.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.65% 10.12% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 34
Median daily rate £445 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £334 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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
219 247 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.71% 17.54% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 170 139
Median daily rate £410 £417 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +79.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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
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 21 February 2017, 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 12 (66.67%) SQL
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Analytics
3 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
5 7 (38.89%) Unix
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Client/Server
6 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) SAS Certification
8 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
9 3 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 2 (11.11%) Visual Analytics
10 2 (11.11%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 2 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
10 2 (11.11%) Data Management
10 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (11.11%) OLAP
10 2 (11.11%) VBA
11 1 (5.56%) .NET
11 1 (5.56%) VB
11 1 (5.56%) MS Office
11 1 (5.56%) XML
11 1 (5.56%) Apple
11 1 (5.56%) Project Management

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 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 3 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (11.11%) OLAP
3 2 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (11.11%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) Data Mart
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) SAS EBI
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Administrator
1 9 (50.00%) SAS Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SAS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (38.89%) Client/Server
3 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Analytics
2 8 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Statistics
5 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) SAS Macro
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SAS Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Apple
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Netezza
1 1 (5.56%) Platfora