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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAS System
Rank 71 101 67
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -34
Contract jobs citing SAS 50 18 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.13% 0.81% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.39% 4.62% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 10 54
Average daily rate
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£420 £406 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £311 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -9.67%
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
439 390 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.66% 17.56% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 214 256
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 £250 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £411 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 24 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.70 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +27 44 £430 +7.50% 26
South Yorkshire - 5 £394 - 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 36 (47.37%) Finance
2 25 (32.89%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (30.26%) Credit Risk
4 22 (28.95%) SQL
5 21 (27.63%) Banking
6 18 (23.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 16 (21.05%) Base SAS
8 14 (18.42%) Data Analysis
9 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (17.11%) Analytics
10 12 (15.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 11 (14.47%) OLAP
11 11 (14.47%) Retail
12 10 (13.16%) ETL
13 9 (11.84%) Mainframe
14 8 (10.53%) Data Mining
14 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
16 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
16 6 (7.89%) Teradata
16 6 (7.89%) Data Management
16 6 (7.89%) Retail Banking
17 5 (6.58%) Customer Insight
17 5 (6.58%) Ab Initio
18 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
18 4 (5.26%) XML
18 4 (5.26%) UNIX
18 4 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
18 4 (5.26%) SAS Macro
18 4 (5.26%) System Testing

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.95%) MS Office
4 2 (2.63%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) SAN
1 3 (3.95%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 16 (21.05%) Base SAS
3 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (15.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 11 (14.47%) OLAP
6 8 (10.53%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.63%) Essbase
7 2 (2.63%) QlikView
7 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.32%) DB2
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
General
1 36 (47.37%) Finance
2 21 (27.63%) Banking
3 11 (14.47%) Retail
4 6 (7.89%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (52.63%) Analyst
2 22 (28.95%) Developer
3 19 (25.00%) SAS Developer
4 14 (18.42%) SAS Analyst
5 12 (15.79%) Business Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Data Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) MI Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) SAS Programmer
8 5 (6.58%) Programmer
8 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (6.58%) SAS BI Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Credit Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Server Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Excel Developer
10 3 (3.95%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) Credit Risk
2 9 (11.84%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.63%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) UNIX
2 2 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.89%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (18.42%) Data Analysis
3 13 (17.11%) Analytics
4 10 (13.16%) ETL
5 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.89%) Data Management
7 5 (6.58%) Customer Insight
8 4 (5.26%) System Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Predictive Modelling
9 3 (3.95%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.95%) CHAID
9 3 (3.95%) Propensity Modelling
9 3 (3.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.63%) Business Process Mapping
10 2 (2.63%) Validation
10 2 (2.63%) Cluster Analysis
10 2 (2.63%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.63%) Web Analytics
10 2 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) SAS Macro
3 3 (3.95%) VBA
4 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) SAS Certification
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) COREP
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Basel III
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Control-M
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
1 6 (7.89%) Teradata
2 5 (6.58%) Ab Initio
3 3 (3.95%) Brocade
3 3 (3.95%) Dot Hill
3 3 (3.95%) HP
3 3 (3.95%) Informatica
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) Trillium
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco
4 2 (2.63%) Palantir
4 2 (2.63%) Cognos
4 2 (2.63%) Omniture
5 1 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £420.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: Competetive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Associates
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £365 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago