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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 86 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -2
Contract jobs citing SAS 14 70 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.91% 3.20% 3.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% 18.28% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 55 53
Median daily rate £425 £430 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £357 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £578 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £60.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
-74.29% +23.07%
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
257 383 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.79% 17.50% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 245 198
Median daily rate £438 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £13.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £23.75 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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
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 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 9 £430 -9.47% 8
Halifax -3 2 £425 -5.55% 3
SAS
Yorkshire

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 (57.14%) Finance
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) Analytics
4 11 (26.19%) Windows
4 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (21.43%) Data Quality
5 9 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 8 (19.05%) Credit Risk
6 8 (19.05%) Migration
6 8 (19.05%) Linux
7 7 (16.67%) Unix
7 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (14.29%) Statistics
8 6 (14.29%) Data Management
9 5 (11.90%) SonicWALL
9 5 (11.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (11.90%) iSCSI
9 5 (11.90%) Office 365
9 5 (11.90%) NETGEAR
9 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
9 5 (11.90%) Hadoop
9 5 (11.90%) OLAP
9 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
9 5 (11.90%) HP
9 5 (11.90%) Dell
9 5 (11.90%) DHCP
9 5 (11.90%) DNS
9 5 (11.90%) Internet

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 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SPSS
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) DHCP
1 5 (11.90%) DNS
1 5 (11.90%) DSL
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
1 5 (11.90%) iSCSI
1 5 (11.90%) MPLS
1 5 (11.90%) Structured Cabling
1 5 (11.90%) VRRP
2 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.90%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.90%) OLAP
3 5 (11.90%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (11.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (9.52%) Base SAS
5 3 (7.14%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Big Data
6 2 (4.76%) Data Mart
6 2 (4.76%) MS Access
7 1 (2.38%) DTS
7 1 (2.38%) SAS EBI
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Billing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) SAS Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Administrator
3 8 (19.05%) SAS Administrator
4 7 (16.67%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Design Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk Modeller
7 2 (4.76%) Customer Analytics Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Data Quality Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Database Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Credit Risk
3 6 (14.29%) Statistics
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Licensing
5 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
5 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
5 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.76%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.76%) Economics
7 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.38%) Physics
7 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Linux
3 7 (16.67%) Unix
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Analytics
2 8 (19.05%) Migration
3 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.29%) Data Management
5 5 (11.90%) Software Licensing
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Credit Risk Modelling
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Time Management
6 3 (7.14%) Validation
6 3 (7.14%) Visual Analytics
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 2 (4.76%) ETL
7 2 (4.76%) Operations Research
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) VBA
3 3 (7.14%) R
4 2 (4.76%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) C++
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) PHP
4 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.76%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.38%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) MCAD
2 2 (4.76%) MCSD
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) PhD
2 2 (4.76%) SAS Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Dell
2 5 (11.90%) HP
2 5 (11.90%) NETGEAR
2 5 (11.90%) SonicWALL
2 5 (11.90%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Alterian
3 2 (4.76%) Apple
3 2 (4.76%) Netezza
3 2 (4.76%) Teradata
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
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