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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 84 55 39
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -16
Contract jobs citing SAS 17 58 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.18% 2.94% 4.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.64% 16.81% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 49 67
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £349 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £502 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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
256 345 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.72% 17.51% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 230 220
Median daily rate £425 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £13.03 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.93% +29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Halifax +8 8 £425 - 1
Leeds -17 7 £450 +2.85% 7
SAS
Yorkshire

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 15 (41.67%) Analytics
4 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (30.56%) Data Quality
6 10 (27.78%) Credit Risk
6 10 (27.78%) Unix
7 9 (25.00%) Linux
7 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (25.00%) Data Management
8 8 (22.22%) Banking
8 8 (22.22%) Hadoop
8 8 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 7 (19.44%) Windows
9 7 (19.44%) XML
10 6 (16.67%) Client/Server
11 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
11 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (11.11%) SAS Certification
12 4 (11.11%) OLAP
12 4 (11.11%) VBA
12 4 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (11.11%) Base SAS
12 4 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
13 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
13 3 (8.33%) Big Data
13 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
13 3 (8.33%) Retail
14 2 (5.56%) SharePoint

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) DHCP
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) DSL
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.78%) MPLS
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
1 1 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (2.78%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 8 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (11.11%) Base SAS
2 4 (11.11%) OLAP
2 4 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (8.33%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) MS Access
4 2 (5.56%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.78%) QlikView
5 1 (2.78%) SAS EBI
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (63.89%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Administrator
1 9 (25.00%) Developer
1 9 (25.00%) SAS Administrator
1 9 (25.00%) SAS Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Data Quality Specialist
3 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Analytics Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Customer Analytics Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Data Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Credit Risk
3 6 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (2.78%) Statistics
5 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Unix
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Analytics
2 9 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (25.00%) Data Management
3 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Customer Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (5.56%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Statistical Modelling
5 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.56%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (5.56%) Web Analytics
6 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) VBA
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SAS Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCAD
2 2 (5.56%) MCSD
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Alterian
2 2 (5.56%) Apple
2 2 (5.56%) Netezza
3 1 (2.78%) Dell
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) NETGEAR
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Platfora
3 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: 350 GBP Per Day
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago