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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 41 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -11
Contract jobs citing SAS 97 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.98% 1.06% 1.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.51% 5.67% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 22 21
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£463 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
451 423 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.49% 18.68% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 223 219
Average daily rate £353 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 17
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.58 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.60% -22.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.38 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -0.13%

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 23 January 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 23 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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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 +44 72 £450 +20.00% 29
South Yorkshire - 10 £475 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 69 (42.33%) Finance
2 62 (38.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 51 (31.29%) Business Intelligence
4 46 (28.22%) SQL
5 44 (26.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 43 (26.38%) Banking
7 34 (20.86%) Base SAS
8 32 (19.63%) ETL
9 31 (19.02%) Credit Risk
10 30 (18.40%) OLAP
11 29 (17.79%) OLAP Cube
12 24 (14.72%) Oracle
13 22 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (12.27%) Data Modelling
15 15 (9.20%) PL/SQL
15 15 (9.20%) Oracle Database
16 14 (8.59%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (8.59%) Dimensional Modelling
16 14 (8.59%) Data Analysis
17 13 (7.98%) Mainframe
18 12 (7.36%) UNIX
18 12 (7.36%) Retail
18 12 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (7.36%) Customer Insight
19 10 (6.13%) Teradata
19 10 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
20 9 (5.52%) Data Structures
20 9 (5.52%) Retail Banking
21 8 (4.91%) Informatica
21 8 (4.91%) SQL Server

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.84%) SPSS
3 2 (1.23%) Stata
4 1 (0.61%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (1.84%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (38.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 44 (26.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 34 (20.86%) Base SAS
4 30 (18.40%) OLAP
5 29 (17.79%) OLAP Cube
6 22 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (9.20%) Oracle Database
8 14 (8.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (4.91%) SQL Server
10 4 (2.45%) DataStage
10 4 (2.45%) DB2
10 4 (2.45%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (2.45%) Essbase
11 3 (1.84%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (1.23%) MS Access
12 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) ERwin
1 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 69 (42.33%) Finance
2 43 (26.38%) Banking
3 12 (7.36%) Retail
4 9 (5.52%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (26.99%) Developer
2 39 (23.93%) Analyst
3 31 (19.02%) Consultant
4 30 (18.40%) SAS Developer
5 29 (17.79%) SAS Consultant
6 24 (14.72%) SAS Analyst
7 12 (7.36%) Programmer
7 12 (7.36%) SAS Programmer
8 11 (6.75%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.91%) Data Modeller
10 7 (4.29%) Data Analyst
11 6 (3.68%) MI Developer
12 5 (3.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (3.07%) SAS Administrator
12 5 (3.07%) DBA
12 5 (3.07%) Administrator
13 4 (2.45%) Architect
13 4 (2.45%) Credit Risk Analyst
13 4 (2.45%) Lead Business Analyst
13 4 (2.45%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) MDX
1 1 (0.61%) XML
1 1 (0.61%) ODBC
1 1 (0.61%) .NET
1 1 (0.61%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.02%) Credit Risk
2 13 (7.98%) Mainframe
3 10 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.52%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.68%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.84%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.84%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
8 1 (0.61%) Clustering
8 1 (0.61%) Statistics
8 1 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.36%) UNIX
2 8 (4.91%) AIX
3 2 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.29%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (19.63%) ETL
3 20 (12.27%) Data Modelling
4 14 (8.59%) Dimensional Modelling
4 14 (8.59%) Data Analysis
5 12 (7.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (7.36%) Customer Insight
6 7 (4.29%) Migration
6 7 (4.29%) Data Management
6 7 (4.29%) Analytics
6 7 (4.29%) Data Mapping
7 5 (3.07%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (3.07%) Business Analysis
8 4 (2.45%) Data Security
8 4 (2.45%) Data Architecture
9 3 (1.84%) Data Migration
9 3 (1.84%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (1.84%) Visual Analytics
9 3 (1.84%) CRM
10 2 (1.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (28.22%) SQL
2 15 (9.20%) PL/SQL
3 5 (3.07%) SAS Macro
4 4 (2.45%) VBA
5 1 (0.61%) R
5 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.61%) VB
5 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (2.45%) Degree
1 4 (2.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.84%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.84%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (14.72%) Oracle
2 10 (6.13%) Teradata
3 8 (4.91%) Informatica
4 5 (3.07%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.07%) Business Objects
5 4 (2.45%) Cognos
5 4 (2.45%) Ab Initio
6 3 (1.84%) Dot Hill
6 3 (1.84%) Brocade
6 3 (1.84%) HP
6 3 (1.84%) Cisco
7 2 (1.23%) Omniture
8 1 (0.61%) SAP
8 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.61%) IBM
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
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Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Halifax
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
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