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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 42 100 111
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +11
Contract jobs citing SAS 115 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.98% 1.23% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.46% 6.58% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 25 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
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
623 471 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.55% 18.76% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 281 207
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.25 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.00 £24.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire +41 91 £425 +6.25% 52
South Yorkshire - 15 £369 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 91 (42.72%) Finance
2 76 (35.68%) Business Intelligence
3 64 (30.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 59 (27.70%) SQL
5 54 (25.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 53 (24.88%) ETL
7 52 (24.41%) OLAP
8 48 (22.54%) Base SAS
9 40 (18.78%) OLAP Cube
10 37 (17.37%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (16.90%) Banking
12 35 (16.43%) Data Modelling
13 27 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (12.68%) Oracle
14 23 (10.80%) PL/SQL
14 23 (10.80%) Credit Risk
15 21 (9.86%) Analytics
15 21 (9.86%) Oracle Database
16 20 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
17 18 (8.45%) Data Analysis
18 17 (7.98%) Dimensional Modelling
19 15 (7.04%) UNIX
19 15 (7.04%) Microsoft
20 14 (6.57%) Retail
20 14 (6.57%) Oracle Database 11g
21 12 (5.63%) Project Management
21 12 (5.63%) Windows
22 11 (5.16%) AIX
22 11 (5.16%) VBA
22 11 (5.16%) .NET

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (3.29%) IIS
2 4 (1.88%) CICS
3 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (5.16%) MS Office
2 10 (4.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.94%) SPSS
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) Stata
4 1 (0.47%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (30.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 54 (25.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 52 (24.41%) OLAP
4 48 (22.54%) Base SAS
5 40 (18.78%) OLAP Cube
6 37 (17.37%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (9.86%) Oracle Database
8 14 (6.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (5.16%) Oracle OLAP
10 10 (4.69%) SQL Server
11 8 (3.76%) DB2
12 7 (3.29%) DataStage
13 5 (2.35%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.94%) Data Mart
15 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
15 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
15 2 (0.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 2 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.41%) ERwin
General
1 91 (42.72%) Finance
2 36 (16.90%) Banking
3 14 (6.57%) Retail
4 6 (2.82%) Retail Banking
4 6 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.47%) Billing
6 1 (0.47%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (34.27%) Developer
2 55 (25.82%) SAS Developer
3 44 (20.66%) Analyst
4 34 (15.96%) Consultant
5 31 (14.55%) SAS Consultant
6 28 (13.15%) SAS Analyst
7 13 (6.10%) Project Manager
8 10 (4.69%) Data Analyst
9 9 (4.23%) MI Developer
10 8 (3.76%) Data Modeller
10 8 (3.76%) SAS Programmer
10 8 (3.76%) Architect
10 8 (3.76%) Programmer
11 7 (3.29%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.29%) Administrator
11 7 (3.29%) SAS Project Manager
12 6 (2.82%) SAS Data Analyst
12 6 (2.82%) SAS Architect
12 6 (2.82%) DBA
12 6 (2.82%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.16%) .NET
2 10 (4.69%) XML
3 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.29%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 2 (0.94%) JSON
5 2 (0.94%) REST
5 2 (0.94%) SOAP
5 2 (0.94%) XSD
6 1 (0.47%) EDI
6 1 (0.47%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.80%) Credit Risk
2 20 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.23%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.82%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.35%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.88%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.88%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.94%) Statistics
7 2 (0.94%) Taxonomies
7 2 (0.94%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) DTV
8 1 (0.47%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.47%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.04%) UNIX
2 12 (5.63%) Windows
3 11 (5.16%) AIX
4 9 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (35.68%) Business Intelligence
2 53 (24.88%) ETL
3 35 (16.43%) Data Modelling
4 27 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (9.86%) Analytics
6 18 (8.45%) Data Analysis
7 17 (7.98%) Dimensional Modelling
8 12 (5.63%) Project Management
9 11 (5.16%) Migration
10 10 (4.69%) Customer Insight
11 9 (4.23%) Data Management
12 8 (3.76%) Data Mapping
12 8 (3.76%) Logical Data Model
12 8 (3.76%) ITIL
13 6 (2.82%) Data Architecture
13 6 (2.82%) Mentoring
13 6 (2.82%) PRINCE2
14 5 (2.35%) CRM
14 5 (2.35%) Workflow
14 5 (2.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 59 (27.70%) SQL
2 23 (10.80%) PL/SQL
3 11 (5.16%) VBA
4 4 (1.88%) SAS Macro
4 4 (1.88%) JCL
4 4 (1.88%) COBOL
5 3 (1.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.47%) VB
6 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (4.23%) Degree
2 6 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.94%) COREP
2 1 (0.47%) Basel II
2 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 10 (4.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (12.68%) Oracle
2 15 (7.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.69%) Business Objects
4 9 (4.23%) Informatica
4 9 (4.23%) Teradata
5 4 (1.88%) Cognos
6 3 (1.41%) SAP
7 2 (0.94%) Netezza
8 1 (0.47%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.47%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.47%) IBM
8 1 (0.47%) Capita
Halifax, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £430 - £480 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £350 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago