The first table below looks at the demand for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 93 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 15 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.075% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.28% 0.32% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £51.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
458 313 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.40% 23.62% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 162 179
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Average hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Base SAS
Yorkshire

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Leeds -9 10 £450 - 2
Bingley - 2 £375 -
Base SAS
Yorkshire

Base SAS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Base 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 Base SAS.

1 18 (100.00%) SAS
2 17 (94.44%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (77.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 9 (50.00%) OLAP
5 8 (44.44%) Data Mining
5 8 (44.44%) Predictive Modelling
5 8 (44.44%) Analytics
6 7 (38.89%) System Testing
6 7 (38.89%) ETL
7 6 (33.33%) Banking
8 5 (27.78%) SAS Macro
8 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
9 3 (16.67%) Customer Insight
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 2 (11.11%) SQL
11 1 (5.56%) VBA
11 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
11 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (5.56%) Data Management

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Base 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 Base SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 9 (50.00%) OLAP
3 8 (44.44%) Data Mining
4 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
1 14 (77.78%) SAS Developer
2 7 (38.89%) SAS BI Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SAS Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (44.44%) Predictive Modelling
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 7 (38.89%) System Testing
3 7 (38.89%) ETL
4 3 (16.67%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SAS Macro
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VBA