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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 76 65 30
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -35
Contract jobs citing SAS 22 45 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.50% 2.36% 4.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.06% 12.71% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 75
Median daily rate £435 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £351 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £475 £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
273 354 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.61% 18.59% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 239 208
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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
Leeds -9 11 £450 +5.88% 10
Halifax +2 9 £425 -0.58% 1
SAS
Yorkshire

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (45.71%) Analytics
4 13 (37.14%) Data Quality
5 10 (28.57%) Hadoop
5 10 (28.57%) Unix
5 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (25.71%) Linux
6 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (25.71%) Credit Risk
7 8 (22.86%) Data Management
8 7 (20.00%) Banking
8 7 (20.00%) Windows
8 7 (20.00%) VBA
8 7 (20.00%) Client/Server
8 7 (20.00%) Big Data
9 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
10 5 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (14.29%) SAS Certification
10 5 (14.29%) Project Management
10 5 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
11 4 (11.43%) XML
11 4 (11.43%) CRM
11 4 (11.43%) Statistics
11 4 (11.43%) Operations Research
12 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
12 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
12 3 (8.57%) Economics

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 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) Stata
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 7 (20.00%) Big Data
3 5 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (11.43%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.71%) Base SAS
5 2 (5.71%) MS Access
5 2 (5.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (5.71%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.86%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.86%) OLAP
6 1 (2.86%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.86%) QlikView
6 1 (2.86%) SAS EBI
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Administrator
2 9 (25.71%) SAS Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Data Quality Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) SAS Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) SAS Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Analytics Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Customer Analytics Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) COM+
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.71%) Credit Risk
3 7 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Unix
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Analytics
2 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.86%) Data Management
5 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) CRM
7 4 (11.43%) Operations Research
7 4 (11.43%) Statistics
8 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.57%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (8.57%) Economics
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.71%) Customer Analytics
9 2 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (5.71%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) VBA
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) C++
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) SAS Certification
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) MCAD
2 2 (5.71%) MCSD
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Alterian
3 1 (2.86%) Apple
3 1 (2.86%) Platfora
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £700.00 - £770 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago