The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 42 86 51
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -35
Contract jobs citing SAS 99 29 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.73% 1.28% 3.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.97% 6.52% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 26 51
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£450 £378 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% +1.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -35.89%
SAS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
522 445 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.67% 19.62% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 251 274
Average daily rate £363 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.73% -9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 17
Average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAS across the Yorkshire region.

SAS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SAS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAS across the Yorkshire region.

SAS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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
West Yorkshire +26 69 £438 +16.66% 29
South Yorkshire - 16 £488 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 70 (45.75%) Finance
2 53 (34.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 46 (30.07%) SQL
4 44 (28.76%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (24.84%) Banking
5 38 (24.84%) Credit Risk
6 34 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 30 (19.61%) Base SAS
8 28 (18.30%) OLAP
8 28 (18.30%) ETL
9 27 (17.65%) OLAP Cube
10 24 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
11 23 (15.03%) Oracle
12 20 (13.07%) Data Modelling
13 19 (12.42%) Data Analysis
14 15 (9.80%) Retail
15 14 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (9.15%) PL/SQL
15 14 (9.15%) Oracle Database
16 13 (8.50%) Dimensional Modelling
16 13 (8.50%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (8.50%) Mainframe
17 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
17 12 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (7.19%) Customer Insight
18 11 (7.19%) UNIX
19 10 (6.54%) Teradata
19 10 (6.54%) Retail Banking
20 9 (5.88%) Microsoft
20 9 (5.88%) Analytics

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.61%) SPSS
3 2 (1.31%) Stata
3 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS Office
4 1 (0.65%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (34.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 34 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 30 (19.61%) Base SAS
4 28 (18.30%) OLAP
5 27 (17.65%) OLAP Cube
6 24 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (9.15%) Oracle Database
8 13 (8.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (5.23%) SQL Server
10 5 (3.27%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.61%) Essbase
11 4 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (1.96%) DB2
13 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (1.31%) DataStage
13 2 (1.31%) MS Access
13 2 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) ERwin
1 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 70 (45.75%) Finance
2 38 (24.84%) Banking
3 15 (9.80%) Retail
4 10 (6.54%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (30.72%) Analyst
2 39 (25.49%) Developer
3 28 (18.30%) SAS Developer
4 25 (16.34%) SAS Analyst
5 21 (13.73%) Consultant
6 20 (13.07%) SAS Consultant
7 13 (8.50%) Business Analyst
8 11 (7.19%) Programmer
8 11 (7.19%) SAS Programmer
9 9 (5.88%) Data Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Data Modeller
11 6 (3.92%) Credit Risk Analyst
12 5 (3.27%) MI Developer
12 5 (3.27%) DBA
12 5 (3.27%) Risk Analyst
13 4 (2.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 4 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (2.61%) SAS Data Analyst
13 4 (2.61%) Lead Business Analyst
14 3 (1.96%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) XML
2 1 (0.65%) ODBC
2 1 (0.65%) .NET
2 1 (0.65%) EDI
2 1 (0.65%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 38 (24.84%) Credit Risk
2 13 (8.50%) Mainframe
3 12 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.27%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.96%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.96%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.31%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.65%) User Experience
8 1 (0.65%) DTV
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.19%) UNIX
2 6 (3.92%) AIX
3 2 (1.31%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.76%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (18.30%) ETL
3 20 (13.07%) Data Modelling
4 19 (12.42%) Data Analysis
5 14 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (8.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 11 (7.19%) Customer Insight
8 9 (5.88%) Analytics
9 8 (5.23%) Data Management
10 7 (4.58%) Migration
11 6 (3.92%) Data Mapping
12 5 (3.27%) Data Architecture
12 5 (3.27%) Logical Data Model
13 4 (2.61%) Data Security
14 3 (1.96%) Data Migration
14 3 (1.96%) Coaching
14 3 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
14 3 (1.96%) Visual Analytics
14 3 (1.96%) CRM
14 3 (1.96%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (30.07%) SQL
2 14 (9.15%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.61%) VBA
3 4 (2.61%) SAS Macro
4 1 (0.65%) R
4 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.65%) VB
4 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.27%) Degree
2 4 (2.61%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) COREP
2 1 (0.65%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.65%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (15.03%) Oracle
2 10 (6.54%) Teradata
3 9 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.58%) Informatica
5 4 (2.61%) Ab Initio
6 3 (1.96%) Dot Hill
6 3 (1.96%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.96%) Cisco
6 3 (1.96%) HP
6 3 (1.96%) Brocade
7 2 (1.31%) Omniture
7 2 (1.31%) Cognos
8 1 (0.65%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
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Roc Search
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Reed Professional Services
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £475.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
South Yorkshire
Orgtel
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago