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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 69 97 67
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Contract jobs citing SAS 50 21 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.07% 0.95% 2.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.80% 5.53% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 13 50
Average daily rate
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£435 £450 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £317 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.88 £9.00
% change year-on-year
-12.56% +154.16%
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
463 380 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.20% 17.10% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 215 239
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £177 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 30
Average hourly rate £13.00 £24.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% +41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -0.88%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 +26 44 £435 -3.44% 36
South Yorkshire - 2 £388 - 5
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 39 (53.42%) Finance
2 22 (30.14%) SQL
2 22 (30.14%) Credit Risk
3 21 (28.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 20 (27.40%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (24.66%) Banking
6 14 (19.18%) Data Analysis
7 12 (16.44%) Analytics
8 11 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (15.07%) Retail
9 10 (13.70%) Mainframe
10 9 (12.33%) ETL
10 9 (12.33%) Base SAS
11 8 (10.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 8 (10.96%) OLAP
11 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
11 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
13 6 (8.22%) Data Management
13 6 (8.22%) Teradata
13 6 (8.22%) Retail Banking
13 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (6.85%) Ab Initio
14 5 (6.85%) Data Mining
15 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
15 4 (5.48%) XML
15 4 (5.48%) Customer Insight
16 3 (4.11%) Brocade
16 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
16 3 (4.11%) Data Quality

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.11%) MS Office
4 2 (2.74%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) SAN
1 3 (4.11%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 11 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (12.33%) Base SAS
4 8 (10.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 8 (10.96%) OLAP
5 5 (6.85%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.11%) Essbase
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.74%) QlikView
8 1 (1.37%) DB2
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
General
1 39 (53.42%) Finance
2 18 (24.66%) Banking
3 11 (15.07%) Retail
4 6 (8.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Analyst
2 16 (21.92%) Developer
3 15 (20.55%) SAS Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) Business Analyst
4 13 (17.81%) SAS Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Data Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 5 (6.85%) Programmer
8 5 (6.85%) SAS Programmer
8 5 (6.85%) SAS Consultant
9 4 (5.48%) MI Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Lead Business Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Credit Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 3 (4.11%) Server Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Excel Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Insight Analyst
11 2 (2.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Credit Risk
2 10 (13.70%) Mainframe
3 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.74%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) UNIX
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (19.18%) Data Analysis
3 12 (16.44%) Analytics
4 9 (12.33%) ETL
5 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.22%) Data Management
7 4 (5.48%) Customer Insight
8 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.11%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.11%) CHAID
8 3 (4.11%) Propensity Modelling
8 3 (4.11%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.74%) Visual Analytics
9 2 (2.74%) Coaching
9 2 (2.74%) Business Process Mapping
9 2 (2.74%) Customer Analytics
9 2 (2.74%) Validation
9 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.74%) Cluster Analysis
9 2 (2.74%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.74%) VBA
2 2 (2.74%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) SAS Certification
2 2 (2.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) COREP
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Control-M
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Teradata
3 5 (6.85%) Ab Initio
4 3 (4.11%) Brocade
4 3 (4.11%) Dot Hill
4 3 (4.11%) HP
4 3 (4.11%) Informatica
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Trillium
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) Palantir
5 2 (2.74%) Cognos
5 2 (2.74%) Omniture
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
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Rate: £350 - £475 per day
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £300 per day
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Rate: £470 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
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