The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 60 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing SAS 40 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.95% 1.07% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.75% 5.68% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 0
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£425 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £22.63
% change year-on-year
- +98.89%
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
291 229 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.44% 18.82% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 143 107
Average daily rate £336 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -62.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 29 (38.16%) Finance
2 27 (35.53%) SQL
2 27 (35.53%) OLAP
3 23 (30.26%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (27.63%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (23.68%) ETL
6 17 (22.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 16 (21.05%) Data Modelling
8 15 (19.74%) OLAP Cube
9 14 (18.42%) Analytics
9 14 (18.42%) Base SAS
9 14 (18.42%) Oracle
10 13 (17.11%) PL/SQL
11 12 (15.79%) Banking
11 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database
12 11 (14.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
13 10 (13.16%) Project Management
13 10 (13.16%) .NET
13 10 (13.16%) MS Office
13 10 (13.16%) XML
13 10 (13.16%) Retail
14 9 (11.84%) Oracle OLAP
14 9 (11.84%) VBA
15 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
15 8 (10.53%) ITIL
15 8 (10.53%) Windows
15 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.21%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (13.16%) MS Office
2 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.63%) SPSS
4 1 (1.32%) MS Project
4 1 (1.32%) Stata
4 1 (1.32%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.53%) OLAP
2 21 (27.63%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (22.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 15 (19.74%) OLAP Cube
5 14 (18.42%) Base SAS
6 12 (15.79%) Oracle Database
7 11 (14.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 9 (11.84%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
10 3 (3.95%) Data Mining
10 3 (3.95%) DataStage
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
11 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (2.63%) MOLAP
11 2 (2.63%) ROLAP
11 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.32%) ERwin
General
1 29 (38.16%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Banking
3 10 (13.16%) Retail
4 6 (7.89%) Retail Banking
4 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) Developer
2 21 (27.63%) SAS Developer
3 17 (22.37%) Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) SAS Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) Consultant
6 10 (13.16%) Project Manager
7 9 (11.84%) SAS Consultant
8 6 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (7.89%) DBA
8 6 (7.89%) Administrator
8 6 (7.89%) SAS Project Manager
9 5 (6.58%) Data Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) SAS Administrator
11 3 (3.95%) Programmer
11 3 (3.95%) SAS Programmer
11 3 (3.95%) SAS Data Analyst
12 2 (2.63%) Change Project Manager
12 2 (2.63%) Data Analytics Architect
12 2 (2.63%) Lead Developer
12 2 (2.63%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) .NET
1 10 (13.16%) XML
2 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (2.63%) REST
4 2 (2.63%) JSON
4 2 (2.63%) XSD
4 2 (2.63%) SOAP
5 1 (1.32%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.63%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (1.32%) NHS
5 1 (1.32%) DTV
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
1 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (23.68%) ETL
3 16 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 14 (18.42%) Analytics
5 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (13.16%) Project Management
7 8 (10.53%) ITIL
8 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.58%) ERD
9 5 (6.58%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (6.58%) Workflow
10 4 (5.26%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.26%) Migration
11 3 (3.95%) Data Security
11 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.95%) Validation
11 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
11 3 (3.95%) Logical Data Model
11 3 (3.95%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) SQL
2 13 (17.11%) PL/SQL
3 9 (11.84%) VBA
4 2 (2.63%) SAS Macro
4 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.32%) VB
5 1 (1.32%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (6.58%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) Teradata
4 4 (5.26%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.63%) Netezza
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (1.32%) Hyperion
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