The table below looks at the statistics for 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 SAS over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 35 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -2
Contract jobs citing SAS 88 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.41% 1.50% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.80% 8.06% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 23 4
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£425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
SAS
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 West Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
423 335 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.18% 18.64% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 204 126
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £15.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -24.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £15.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SAS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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 SAS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +17 53 £425 +6.25% 34
Halifax +9 15 £450 +9.09% 4
Bradford - 3 £438 -
Bingley -1 1 - -
SAS
Yorkshire

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 75 (46.58%) Finance
2 52 (32.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 49 (30.43%) OLAP
4 46 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (26.09%) SQL
6 40 (24.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 38 (23.60%) ETL
8 37 (22.98%) Banking
8 37 (22.98%) OLAP Cube
9 29 (18.01%) Base SAS
10 24 (14.91%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (12.42%) Data Modelling
13 19 (11.80%) Oracle
14 18 (11.18%) Credit Risk
15 17 (10.56%) Analytics
16 15 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (9.32%) Microsoft
17 14 (8.70%) PL/SQL
17 14 (8.70%) Retail
18 12 (7.45%) Migration
18 12 (7.45%) UNIX
18 12 (7.45%) Windows
18 12 (7.45%) Oracle Database
19 11 (6.83%) Oracle OLAP
19 11 (6.83%) VBA
19 11 (6.83%) .NET
19 11 (6.83%) MS Office
19 11 (6.83%) Data Analysis
20 10 (6.21%) Project Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (6.83%) MS Office
2 10 (6.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.24%) SPSS
4 1 (0.62%) Stata
4 1 (0.62%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (32.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 49 (30.43%) OLAP
3 40 (24.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 37 (22.98%) OLAP Cube
5 29 (18.01%) Base SAS
6 24 (14.91%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (7.45%) Oracle Database
8 11 (6.83%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (4.35%) SQL Server
10 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.86%) DataStage
12 3 (1.86%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.24%) MOLAP
13 2 (1.24%) ROLAP
13 2 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.24%) MS Access
13 2 (1.24%) Essbase
13 2 (1.24%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.24%) ERwin
General
1 75 (46.58%) Finance
2 37 (22.98%) Banking
3 14 (8.70%) Retail
4 8 (4.97%) Retail Banking
5 6 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.24%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.62%) Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (31.68%) Developer
2 36 (22.36%) SAS Developer
3 32 (19.88%) Analyst
4 29 (18.01%) Consultant
5 27 (16.77%) SAS Consultant
6 19 (11.80%) SAS Analyst
7 11 (6.83%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.21%) SAS Programmer
8 10 (6.21%) Programmer
9 8 (4.97%) MI Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Data Analyst
10 7 (4.35%) DBA
11 6 (3.73%) Architect
11 6 (3.73%) Administrator
11 6 (3.73%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (3.73%) SAS Project Manager
12 5 (3.11%) Business Analyst
13 4 (2.48%) SQL Developer
13 4 (2.48%) SAS Data Analyst
13 4 (2.48%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.83%) .NET
2 10 (6.21%) XML
3 8 (4.97%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (1.24%) REST
5 2 (1.24%) JSON
5 2 (1.24%) SOAP
5 2 (1.24%) XSD
6 1 (0.62%) EDI
6 1 (0.62%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.18%) Credit Risk
2 15 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.73%) Data Structures
3 6 (3.73%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.48%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.86%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.24%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.24%) Replication
6 2 (1.24%) Statistics
6 2 (1.24%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.62%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
7 1 (0.62%) NHS
7 1 (0.62%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.45%) UNIX
1 12 (7.45%) Windows
2 9 (5.59%) AIX
2 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 38 (23.60%) ETL
3 21 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (12.42%) Data Modelling
5 17 (10.56%) Analytics
6 12 (7.45%) Migration
7 11 (6.83%) Data Analysis
8 10 (6.21%) Project Management
8 10 (6.21%) Customer Insight
9 8 (4.97%) ITIL
10 6 (3.73%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.73%) Dimensional Modelling
11 5 (3.11%) ERD
11 5 (3.11%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.11%) Workflow
11 5 (3.11%) Validation
11 5 (3.11%) Data Management
12 4 (2.48%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (2.48%) Business Analysis
12 4 (2.48%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.09%) SQL
2 14 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 11 (6.83%) VBA
4 3 (1.86%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.24%) SAS Macro
6 1 (0.62%) R
6 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (5.59%) Degree
2 6 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.62%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.62%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.24%) COREP
2 1 (0.62%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 9 (5.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (11.80%) Oracle
2 15 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.73%) Teradata
4 5 (3.11%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.86%) SAP
6 2 (1.24%) Netezza
7 1 (0.62%) Capita
7 1 (0.62%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.62%) Ab Initio
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