The table below looks at the statistics for SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAS System
Rank 115 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +9
Contract jobs citing SAS 30 102 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 3.25% 2.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.79% 15.45% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 86 48
Median daily rate £413 £434 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £360 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £572 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.05% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.17 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-69.57% +100.00%
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
518 660 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.12% 21.05% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 430 268
Median daily rate £425 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £250 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 37
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.30 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.37% +8.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.04 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -40 23 £409 -3.76% 7
South Yorkshire -14 6 £525 +3.96% 1
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 55 (60.44%) Finance
2 39 (42.86%) SQL
3 28 (30.77%) Unix
4 27 (29.67%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (25.27%) Hadoop
6 21 (23.08%) ETL
7 20 (21.98%) Oracle
8 19 (20.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 18 (19.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 18 (19.78%) Credit Risk
9 18 (19.78%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (19.78%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (19.78%) Banking
10 17 (18.68%) Analytics
11 16 (17.58%) Data Modelling
12 15 (16.48%) Informatica
12 15 (16.48%) Apache Hive
12 15 (16.48%) Data Architecture
13 14 (15.38%) Base SAS
13 14 (15.38%) ERwin
14 13 (14.29%) CA
14 13 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (14.29%) Shell Script
14 13 (14.29%) Data Management
14 13 (14.29%) Visualisation
14 13 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
14 13 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 12 (13.19%) Tableau
15 12 (13.19%) MongoDB
15 12 (13.19%) HBase

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.30%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) SPSS
2 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) DHCP
1 5 (5.49%) DNS
1 5 (5.49%) DSL
1 5 (5.49%) Firewall
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
1 5 (5.49%) iSCSI
1 5 (5.49%) MPLS
1 5 (5.49%) Structured Cabling
1 5 (5.49%) VRRP
2 2 (2.20%) LDAP
2 2 (2.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) Hadoop
2 19 (20.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 18 (19.78%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (19.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 15 (16.48%) Apache Hive
5 14 (15.38%) Base SAS
6 13 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 12 (13.19%) HBase
7 12 (13.19%) MongoDB
7 12 (13.19%) Pentaho
7 12 (13.19%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (7.69%) DB2
8 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 6 (6.59%) Big Data
10 5 (5.49%) OLAP
10 5 (5.49%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (4.40%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 2 (2.20%) Data Lake
12 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (15.38%) ERwin
General
1 55 (60.44%) Finance
2 18 (19.78%) Banking
3 8 (8.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Billing
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Developer
2 19 (20.88%) Analyst
3 18 (19.78%) SAS Developer
4 15 (16.48%) Architect
5 13 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 12 (13.19%) Enterprise Architect
7 9 (9.89%) Administrator
7 9 (9.89%) SAS Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Architect
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Enterprise Architect
9 7 (7.69%) SAS Administrator
10 6 (6.59%) Data Architect
11 5 (5.49%) Data Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 5 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.40%) Design Engineer
12 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (4.40%) Risk Analyst
12 4 (4.40%) Technical Manager
12 4 (4.40%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) XML
2 2 (2.20%) Apache Tez
3 1 (1.10%) .NET
3 1 (1.10%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.67%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (19.78%) Credit Risk
3 13 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 11 (12.09%) Data Integration
5 7 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 7 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.59%) Algorithms
6 6 (6.59%) Statistics
7 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Licensing
8 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.30%) Data Extraction
10 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
10 2 (2.20%) Economics
10 2 (2.20%) iSeries
11 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.10%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Unix
2 12 (13.19%) Linux
3 11 (12.09%) Windows
4 5 (5.49%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) ETL
2 18 (19.78%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (18.68%) Analytics
4 16 (17.58%) Data Modelling
5 15 (16.48%) Data Architecture
6 13 (14.29%) Data Management
6 13 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (13.19%) Open Source
8 9 (9.89%) ETL Development
8 9 (9.89%) Migration
9 8 (8.79%) Logical Data Model
9 8 (8.79%) Physical Data Model
9 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.69%) Business Transformation
10 7 (7.69%) Data Transformation
11 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (6.59%) Information Management
11 6 (6.59%) SFIA
11 6 (6.59%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (5.49%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.86%) SQL
2 13 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.49%) R
4 4 (4.40%) VBA
5 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.30%) Python
5 3 (3.30%) SAS Macro
6 2 (2.20%) C++
6 2 (2.20%) Java
6 2 (2.20%) PHP
6 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.20%) VB
7 1 (1.10%) C#
7 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.59%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) SAS Certification
3 3 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.20%) PhD
5 1 (1.10%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) MCAD
5 1 (1.10%) MCSD
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.40%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) COREP
3 1 (1.10%) FINREP
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) vMotion
2 4 (4.40%) Control-M
3 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) Oracle
2 15 (16.48%) Informatica
3 13 (14.29%) CA
4 12 (13.19%) Tableau
5 8 (8.79%) Teradata
6 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.49%) Dell
7 5 (5.49%) HP
7 5 (5.49%) NETGEAR
7 5 (5.49%) SonicWALL
7 5 (5.49%) VMware
8 4 (4.40%) Hortonworks
9 3 (3.30%) Platfora
10 2 (2.20%) Netezza
11 1 (1.10%) Alterian
11 1 (1.10%) Apple
11 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.10%) Trillium