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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 63 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing SAS 42 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.51% 0.59% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.20% 3.06% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -4.76%
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
375 196 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.43% 19.39% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 115 119
Average daily rate £360 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.60 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% -12.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 30 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (32.95%) SQL
3 28 (31.82%) Finance
4 24 (27.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 23 (26.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 22 (25.00%) Base SAS
7 21 (23.86%) Data Modelling
8 17 (19.32%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (19.32%) OLAP
9 16 (18.18%) Analytics
10 15 (17.05%) Oracle
11 14 (15.91%) Project Management
12 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
12 13 (14.77%) ETL
12 13 (14.77%) PL/SQL
12 13 (14.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
13 12 (13.64%) Credit Risk
13 12 (13.64%) Banking
14 11 (12.50%) Migration
14 11 (12.50%) .NET
14 11 (12.50%) UNIX
15 10 (11.36%) VBA
15 10 (11.36%) MS Office
16 9 (10.23%) Windows
16 9 (10.23%) XML
16 9 (10.23%) Retail
17 8 (9.09%) Teradata
17 8 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (7.95%) IIS
2 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Office
2 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) SPSS
3 2 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (27.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 23 (26.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 22 (25.00%) Base SAS
4 17 (19.32%) OLAP
4 17 (19.32%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (14.77%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
7 8 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
7 8 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (7.95%) Hadoop
8 7 (7.95%) Apache Hive
8 7 (7.95%) Impala
9 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (4.55%) SQL Server
10 4 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (4.55%) Data Mart
11 3 (3.41%) DataStage
12 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
12 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.14%) ERwin
2 1 (1.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (31.82%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Banking
3 9 (10.23%) Retail
4 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.55%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (53.41%) Developer
2 37 (42.05%) SAS Developer
3 23 (26.14%) Analyst
4 20 (22.73%) SAS Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Lead Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Consultant
6 7 (7.95%) SAS Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) DBA
7 6 (6.82%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (4.55%) Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) MI Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Data Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) SAS Programmer
9 3 (3.41%) SAS Data Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Programmer
9 3 (3.41%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.27%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.27%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (2.27%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) .NET
2 9 (10.23%) XML
3 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (1.14%) Mustache
5 1 (1.14%) HTML
5 1 (1.14%) CSS
5 1 (1.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.64%) Credit Risk
3 8 (9.09%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.41%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) Statistics
6 1 (1.14%) Informatics
6 1 (1.14%) Life Science
6 1 (1.14%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) UNIX
2 9 (10.23%) Windows
3 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.55%) Linux
5 3 (3.41%) AIX
6 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (23.86%) Data Modelling
3 16 (18.18%) Analytics
4 14 (15.91%) Project Management
5 13 (14.77%) ETL
6 11 (12.50%) Migration
7 8 (9.09%) ITIL
8 7 (7.95%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (6.82%) SDLC
9 6 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.68%) Workflow
10 5 (5.68%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (5.68%) ERD
11 4 (4.55%) Visual Analytics
11 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.41%) Coaching
12 3 (3.41%) Logical Data Model
12 3 (3.41%) Target Operating Model
12 3 (3.41%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) SQL
2 13 (14.77%) PL/SQL
3 10 (11.36%) VBA
4 5 (5.68%) SAS Macro
5 3 (3.41%) VB
5 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.14%) C
6 1 (1.14%) Java
6 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) SAS Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle
2 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.09%) Teradata
4 7 (7.95%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.41%) Netezza
6 1 (1.14%) Tableau
6 1 (1.14%) Endeca
6 1 (1.14%) SAP
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