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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 63 35 80
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +45
Contract jobs citing SAS 53 83 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.61% 4.71% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.74% 24.70% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 77 20
Average daily rate £425 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £535 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
416 336 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.47% 19.07% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 231 156
Average daily rate £425 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
Average hourly rate £17.43 £12.00 £14.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.20% -14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.52 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £13.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 32 £425 - 12
Halifax 0 12 £439 -5.13% 3
Bradford +1 2 £360 -15.29%
SAS
Yorkshire

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 72 (53.73%) Finance
2 55 (41.04%) Base SAS
3 40 (29.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 40 (29.85%) ETL
4 37 (27.61%) Credit Risk
4 37 (27.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 32 (23.88%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (23.13%) Analytics
7 30 (22.39%) Unix
8 23 (17.16%) SQL
9 22 (16.42%) SAS EBI
10 20 (14.93%) Data Management
11 19 (14.18%) Data Modelling
11 19 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (14.18%) Data Integration
12 18 (13.43%) Migration
13 17 (12.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
14 15 (11.19%) Banking
14 15 (11.19%) OLAP
15 14 (10.45%) Linux
15 14 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (10.45%) Data Analysis
15 14 (10.45%) OLAP Cube
16 13 (9.70%) Hadoop
16 13 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (7.46%) SAS Certification
18 9 (6.72%) AIX
18 9 (6.72%) VBA
18 9 (6.72%) Retail
19 8 (5.97%) Teradata

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (2.24%) Node.js
2 1 (0.75%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.75%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (41.04%) Base SAS
2 40 (29.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 37 (27.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 22 (16.42%) SAS EBI
5 17 (12.69%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 15 (11.19%) OLAP
7 14 (10.45%) OLAP Cube
8 13 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (9.70%) Hadoop
9 8 (5.97%) Apache Hive
9 8 (5.97%) Data Mart
9 8 (5.97%) Impala
10 4 (2.99%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (2.99%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.24%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.75%) Big Data
13 1 (0.75%) PowerCenter
13 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (3.73%) ERwin
2 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.24%) Subversion
General
1 72 (53.73%) Finance
2 15 (11.19%) Banking
3 9 (6.72%) Retail
4 3 (2.24%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (52.24%) Developer
2 63 (47.01%) SAS Developer
3 22 (16.42%) Analyst
4 14 (10.45%) Administrator
5 13 (9.70%) SAS Administrator
6 12 (8.96%) Programmer
6 12 (8.96%) SAS Programmer
7 8 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.97%) Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) Data Integration Developer
7 8 (5.97%) Integration Developer
7 8 (5.97%) SAS Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) Tester
8 7 (5.22%) Programme Administrator
8 7 (5.22%) Risk Analyst
8 7 (5.22%) SAS Analyst
9 6 (4.48%) Architect
9 6 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.48%) Technical Architect
10 4 (2.99%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) CSS
1 3 (2.24%) HTML
1 3 (2.24%) Mustache
1 3 (2.24%) XHTML
2 2 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.61%) Credit Risk
2 19 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.18%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.73%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.73%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.73%) Statistics
4 3 (2.24%) Informatics
5 2 (1.49%) Economics
5 2 (1.49%) Life Science
5 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.49%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.39%) Unix
2 14 (10.45%) Linux
3 9 (6.72%) AIX
4 6 (4.48%) Windows
5 3 (2.24%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.85%) ETL
2 32 (23.88%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (23.13%) Analytics
4 20 (14.93%) Data Management
5 19 (14.18%) Data Modelling
6 18 (13.43%) Migration
7 14 (10.45%) Data Analysis
7 14 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (5.97%) Visual Analytics
9 7 (5.22%) Data Mapping
9 7 (5.22%) Project Management
9 7 (5.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.48%) Data Architecture
10 6 (4.48%) ITIL
10 6 (4.48%) ITIL V3
10 6 (4.48%) People Management
11 5 (3.73%) Business Analysis
12 4 (2.99%) Information Management
12 4 (2.99%) Quality Management
12 4 (2.99%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.16%) SQL
2 9 (6.72%) VBA
3 5 (3.73%) SAS Macro
4 3 (2.24%) Java
4 3 (2.24%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.75%) C
5 1 (0.75%) R
5 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (7.46%) SAS Certification
2 7 (5.22%) Degree
3 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.22%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.73%) FINREP
3 2 (1.49%) COREP
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (5.97%) Cloudera
1 8 (5.97%) Oracle
1 8 (5.97%) Teradata
2 4 (2.99%) DataFlux
2 4 (2.99%) IBM
3 3 (2.24%) SAP
4 2 (1.49%) Informatica
5 1 (0.75%) CA
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago