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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 38 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -2
Contract jobs citing SAS 72 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.27% 1.38% 1.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.08% 8.30% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 20 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £453 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +7.02%
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
312 253 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.51% 16.66% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 147 166
Average daily rate £363 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.33 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -11.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.85 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.65 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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
Leeds -3 24 £475 +35.71% 30
Halifax +14 23 £463 -1.59% 6
Bradford - 9 £425 - 2
Bingley -1 2 £550 +46.66% 4
SAS
Yorkshire

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 57 (47.11%) Finance
2 55 (45.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 38 (31.40%) Banking
4 34 (28.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 31 (25.62%) OLAP
6 29 (23.97%) OLAP Cube
7 26 (21.49%) Credit Risk
7 26 (21.49%) SQL
8 23 (19.01%) ETL
9 18 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (12.40%) Base SAS
11 13 (10.74%) Retail
11 13 (10.74%) Mainframe
12 12 (9.92%) UNIX
12 12 (9.92%) Customer Insight
13 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (7.44%) Data Analysis
14 9 (7.44%) Retail Banking
14 9 (7.44%) Oracle
14 9 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (7.44%) Data Structures
15 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
15 8 (6.61%) AIX
16 7 (5.79%) Migration
16 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
17 5 (4.13%) Microsoft
17 5 (4.13%) Teradata
18 4 (3.31%) Business Analysis
18 4 (3.31%) Data Management

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) SPSS
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project
3 1 (0.83%) Stata
3 1 (0.83%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (2.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (45.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 34 (28.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 31 (25.62%) OLAP
4 29 (23.97%) OLAP Cube
5 15 (12.40%) Base SAS
6 9 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.31%) Essbase
8 4 (3.31%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.48%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.65%) MS Access
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.83%) Big Data
11 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.83%) ERwin
General
1 57 (47.11%) Finance
2 38 (31.40%) Banking
3 13 (10.74%) Retail
4 9 (7.44%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.83%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (23.14%) Developer
1 28 (23.14%) Analyst
1 28 (23.14%) Consultant
2 27 (22.31%) SAS Consultant
3 16 (13.22%) SAS Developer
3 16 (13.22%) SAS Analyst
4 10 (8.26%) Programmer
4 10 (8.26%) SAS Programmer
5 8 (6.61%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.96%) MI Developer
7 5 (4.13%) DBA
7 5 (4.13%) Administrator
7 5 (4.13%) SAS Administrator
8 3 (2.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
8 3 (2.48%) Architect
8 3 (2.48%) Server Engineer
8 3 (2.48%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.48%) Risk Analyst
9 2 (1.65%) Technical Leader
9 2 (1.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) EDI
1 1 (0.83%) XML
1 1 (0.83%) .NET
1 1 (0.83%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.49%) Credit Risk
2 13 (10.74%) Mainframe
3 9 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.44%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.31%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.65%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.83%) User Experience
6 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) DTV
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.92%) UNIX
2 8 (6.61%) AIX
3 2 (1.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.01%) ETL
2 18 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (9.92%) Customer Insight
4 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (7.44%) Data Analysis
6 7 (5.79%) Migration
7 4 (3.31%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.31%) Data Management
7 4 (3.31%) Analytics
8 3 (2.48%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (2.48%) Data Mapping
8 3 (2.48%) Data Architecture
8 3 (2.48%) Process Improvement
8 3 (2.48%) CRM
8 3 (2.48%) Data Migration
9 2 (1.65%) Web Analytics
9 2 (1.65%) Data Validation
9 2 (1.65%) Performance Management
9 2 (1.65%) Integration Testing
9 2 (1.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.49%) SQL
2 4 (3.31%) SAS Macro
3 3 (2.48%) VBA
4 1 (0.83%) R
4 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.83%) VB
4 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) SAS Certification
2 3 (2.48%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (7.44%) Oracle
2 5 (4.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.13%) Teradata
3 4 (3.31%) Ab Initio
4 3 (2.48%) Dot Hill
4 3 (2.48%) HP
4 3 (2.48%) Cisco
4 3 (2.48%) Brocade
5 2 (1.65%) Omniture
6 1 (0.83%) SAP
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