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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 50 78 41
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -37
Contract jobs citing SAS 47 18 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.89% 1.22% 3.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.64% 7.03% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 11 48
Average daily rate
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£438 £451 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.88% +24.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £315 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - £10.87
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
321 256 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.71% 17.40% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 147 150
Average daily rate £380 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £162 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 14
Average hourly rate £10.50 £23.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.78% +39.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 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
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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
Halifax +10 38 £438 -7.89% 12
Leeds +6 5 £375 +4.89% 15
Bradford - 1 £300 - 2
Bingley - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
SAS
Yorkshire

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 32 (54.24%) Finance
2 24 (40.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 23 (38.98%) Credit Risk
4 19 (32.20%) Banking
5 18 (30.51%) SQL
6 12 (20.34%) Data Analysis
7 11 (18.64%) Mainframe
8 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (16.95%) Retail
8 10 (16.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.56%) OLAP
10 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
10 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
10 7 (11.86%) Retail Banking
10 7 (11.86%) Base SAS
11 6 (10.17%) Analytics
11 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.17%) ETL
11 6 (10.17%) Teradata
12 4 (6.78%) Customer Insight
12 4 (6.78%) Data Structures
13 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (5.08%) Dot Hill
13 3 (5.08%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (5.08%) Brocade
13 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (5.08%) Essbase
13 3 (5.08%) Ab Initio

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) SPSS
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) SAN
1 3 (5.08%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 10 (16.95%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (13.56%) OLAP
4 7 (11.86%) Base SAS
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.08%) Essbase
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
General
1 32 (54.24%) Finance
2 19 (32.20%) Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Retail
4 7 (11.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (52.54%) Analyst
2 13 (22.03%) SAS Analyst
3 12 (20.34%) Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Business Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) SAS Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 6 (10.17%) Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Risk Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) SAS Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Lead Business Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Credit Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) SAS Programmer
9 3 (5.08%) Server Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) DBA
10 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Senior Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Credit Risk
2 11 (18.64%) Mainframe
3 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.78%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.39%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Data Analysis
2 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.17%) ETL
4 6 (10.17%) Analytics
5 4 (6.78%) Customer Insight
6 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.08%) Data Management
6 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.08%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Web Analytics
7 2 (3.39%) Validation
7 2 (3.39%) CHAID
7 2 (3.39%) Coaching
7 2 (3.39%) Propensity Modelling
7 2 (3.39%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.39%) Data Validation
7 2 (3.39%) Data Architecture
8 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.69%) VBA
2 1 (1.69%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) SAS Certification
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) Basel III
1 1 (1.69%) COREP
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Teradata
3 3 (5.08%) Brocade
3 3 (5.08%) Dot Hill
3 3 (5.08%) HP
3 3 (5.08%) Ab Initio
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) Cisco
4 2 (3.39%) Omniture
West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jarvis Recruitment
Rate: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits package.
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Churchill Frank
Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Associates
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 21 days ago