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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 49 85 103
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +18
Contract jobs citing SAS 100 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.35% 1.25% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.18% 7.67% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 27 5
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£425 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £349 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +7.14%
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
582 378 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.49% 16.34% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 206 205
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £459 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 23
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £30.60 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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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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 +32 84 £435 +4.19% 22
North Yorkshire - 4 £375 - 2
South Yorkshire -10 1 £450 +14.28% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 85 (39.72%) Finance
2 61 (28.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 58 (27.10%) ETL
4 53 (24.77%) Business Intelligence
4 53 (24.77%) SQL
4 53 (24.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 50 (23.36%) Base SAS
6 41 (19.16%) OLAP
7 38 (17.76%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (15.89%) Data Modelling
9 29 (13.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (13.08%) OLAP Cube
11 25 (11.68%) Analytics
11 25 (11.68%) Banking
12 24 (11.21%) Project Management
13 23 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (10.28%) Oracle
14 22 (10.28%) Credit Risk
15 20 (9.35%) Microsoft
16 18 (8.41%) UNIX
16 18 (8.41%) Retail
17 17 (7.94%) Windows
18 15 (7.01%) VBA
18 15 (7.01%) .NET
18 15 (7.01%) MS Excel
18 15 (7.01%) Data Analysis
19 14 (6.54%) Data Management
19 14 (6.54%) Degree
19 14 (6.54%) PL/SQL
19 14 (6.54%) SDLC

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (3.27%) IIS
2 4 (1.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.87%) CICS
3 2 (0.93%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.47%) Apache
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (7.01%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.14%) MS Office
3 6 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.87%) SPSS
5 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (28.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 53 (24.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 50 (23.36%) Base SAS
4 41 (19.16%) OLAP
5 38 (17.76%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (13.08%) OLAP Cube
7 13 (6.07%) Oracle Database
8 12 (5.61%) SQL Server
9 8 (3.74%) Oracle OLAP
10 7 (3.27%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (3.27%) Data Mart
11 6 (2.80%) MS Access
11 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (2.34%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.34%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.87%) DB2
13 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.87%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.87%) Toad
2 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.93%) ERwin
4 1 (0.47%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) JUnit
General
1 85 (39.72%) Finance
2 25 (11.68%) Banking
3 18 (8.41%) Retail
4 8 (3.74%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.40%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 104 (48.60%) Developer
2 75 (35.05%) SAS Developer
3 45 (21.03%) Analyst
4 31 (14.49%) SAS Analyst
5 23 (10.75%) Consultant
6 21 (9.81%) SAS Consultant
7 18 (8.41%) Lead Developer
8 12 (5.61%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.61%) MI Developer
9 9 (4.21%) Architect
9 9 (4.21%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.27%) SAS Project Manager
11 6 (2.80%) SAS Architect
11 6 (2.80%) Oracle DBA
11 6 (2.80%) DBA
12 5 (2.34%) Programmer
12 5 (2.34%) SAS Programmer
12 5 (2.34%) Administrator
12 5 (2.34%) SAS Data Analyst
12 5 (2.34%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.01%) .NET
2 12 (5.61%) ASP.NET
2 12 (5.61%) XML
3 7 (3.27%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 5 (2.34%) HTML
5 3 (1.40%) CSS
6 2 (0.93%) SOAP
6 2 (0.93%) XSD
6 2 (0.93%) REST
6 2 (0.93%) Spring
6 2 (0.93%) Java EE
6 2 (0.93%) JSON
7 1 (0.47%) Grails
7 1 (0.47%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.47%) HTML5
7 1 (0.47%) WSDL
7 1 (0.47%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.47%) JAXB
7 1 (0.47%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.28%) Credit Risk
3 13 (6.07%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.87%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.87%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.40%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.93%) Replication
7 2 (0.93%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.47%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.47%) Statistics
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) W3C
8 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.41%) UNIX
2 17 (7.94%) Windows
3 9 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.34%) AIX
6 2 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (27.10%) ETL
2 53 (24.77%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (15.89%) Data Modelling
4 29 (13.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (11.68%) Analytics
6 24 (11.21%) Project Management
7 15 (7.01%) Data Analysis
8 14 (6.54%) Data Management
8 14 (6.54%) SDLC
9 13 (6.07%) Migration
10 11 (5.14%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (3.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (3.74%) ITIL
12 7 (3.27%) PRINCE2
12 7 (3.27%) Validation
12 7 (3.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (3.27%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (2.80%) Coaching
13 6 (2.80%) Change Control
13 6 (2.80%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (24.77%) SQL
2 15 (7.01%) VBA
3 14 (6.54%) PL/SQL
4 8 (3.74%) SAS Macro
5 7 (3.27%) VB
6 5 (2.34%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.87%) C#
7 4 (1.87%) COBOL
7 4 (1.87%) JCL
8 3 (1.40%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.93%) Python
9 2 (0.93%) Groovy
9 2 (0.93%) Scala
9 2 (0.93%) R
9 2 (0.93%) Java
9 2 (0.93%) Perl
9 2 (0.93%) PHP
10 1 (0.47%) C
10 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.54%) Degree
2 6 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (2.34%) SAS Certification
4 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) COREP
2 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.47%) Basel II
2 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (3.27%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (10.28%) Oracle
2 20 (9.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.27%) Teradata
4 3 (1.40%) Netezza
5 2 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.47%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.47%) Informatica
6 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.47%) Tableau
6 1 (0.47%) Capita
6 1 (0.47%) Endeca
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