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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAS System
Rank 41 100 81
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -19
Contract jobs citing SAS 100 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.95% 0.78% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.28% 4.52% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 15 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £450 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
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
470 398 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.55% 17.36% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 223 180
Average daily rate £355 £322 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 18
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.58% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £25.00 £22.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +41 83 £450 +20.00% 31
South Yorkshire - 5 £469 -
North Yorkshire - - - -
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 78 (43.58%) Finance
2 69 (38.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 58 (32.40%) Business Intelligence
4 55 (30.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 49 (27.37%) ETL
6 43 (24.02%) Base SAS
7 41 (22.91%) SQL
8 38 (21.23%) OLAP
9 37 (20.67%) Banking
10 34 (18.99%) OLAP Cube
11 24 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (12.85%) Data Modelling
12 23 (12.85%) Credit Risk
13 22 (12.29%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (12.29%) Oracle
14 15 (8.38%) PL/SQL
14 15 (8.38%) Oracle Database
15 14 (7.82%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (7.82%) Dimensional Modelling
16 13 (7.26%) UNIX
17 12 (6.70%) Data Analysis
17 12 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (6.15%) Customer Insight
18 11 (6.15%) Degree
19 10 (5.59%) Retail
20 9 (5.03%) Data Management
20 9 (5.03%) Migration
20 9 (5.03%) AIX
20 9 (5.03%) SQL Server
21 8 (4.47%) Informatica

SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (0.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.23%) SPSS
3 2 (1.12%) Stata
4 1 (0.56%) Mathematica
4 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (38.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 55 (30.73%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 43 (24.02%) Base SAS
4 38 (21.23%) OLAP
5 34 (18.99%) OLAP Cube
6 22 (12.29%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (8.38%) Oracle Database
8 14 (7.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (5.03%) SQL Server
10 4 (2.23%) DB2
10 4 (2.23%) DataStage
11 3 (1.68%) Essbase
11 3 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (1.68%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.12%) MOLAP
12 2 (1.12%) ROLAP
12 2 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.12%) MS Access
12 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.12%) ERwin
General
1 78 (43.58%) Finance
2 37 (20.67%) Banking
3 10 (5.59%) Retail
4 7 (3.91%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (30.73%) Developer
2 38 (21.23%) SAS Developer
3 35 (19.55%) Consultant
4 32 (17.88%) SAS Consultant
5 31 (17.32%) Analyst
6 20 (11.17%) SAS Analyst
7 11 (6.15%) Programmer
7 11 (6.15%) SAS Programmer
8 10 (5.59%) MI Developer
9 9 (5.03%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.47%) Data Modeller
11 7 (3.91%) Architect
12 6 (3.35%) Business Analyst
12 6 (3.35%) SAS Project Manager
13 5 (2.79%) DBA
13 5 (2.79%) Administrator
13 5 (2.79%) Data Analyst
13 5 (2.79%) SAS Administrator
13 5 (2.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 4 (2.23%) SAS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.68%) XML
2 2 (1.12%) XSD
2 2 (1.12%) SOAP
2 2 (1.12%) JSON
2 2 (1.12%) REST
3 1 (0.56%) MDX
3 1 (0.56%) .NET
3 1 (0.56%) ODBC
3 1 (0.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.85%) Credit Risk
2 12 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.47%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.91%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.23%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.68%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.68%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.12%) Statistics
8 2 (1.12%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.12%) Replication
9 1 (0.56%) Clustering
9 1 (0.56%) DTV
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.26%) UNIX
2 9 (5.03%) AIX
3 3 (1.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (32.40%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (27.37%) ETL
3 24 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (12.85%) Data Modelling
5 14 (7.82%) Dimensional Modelling
6 12 (6.70%) Data Analysis
7 11 (6.15%) Customer Insight
8 9 (5.03%) Data Management
8 9 (5.03%) Migration
9 8 (4.47%) Data Mapping
10 6 (3.35%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.35%) Analytics
11 5 (2.79%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (2.79%) Project Management
11 5 (2.79%) Risk Management
11 5 (2.79%) Business Analysis
12 4 (2.23%) Data Architecture
12 4 (2.23%) Data Security
12 4 (2.23%) CRM
12 4 (2.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 41 (22.91%) SQL
2 15 (8.38%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.79%) SAS Macro
4 4 (2.23%) VBA
5 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.56%) R
5 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.56%) VB
5 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (6.15%) Degree
2 6 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) Basel II
1 1 (0.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (12.29%) Oracle
2 8 (4.47%) Informatica
3 6 (3.35%) Business Objects
3 6 (3.35%) Teradata
4 5 (2.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.23%) Cognos
6 3 (1.68%) SAP
7 2 (1.12%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.56%) IBM
8 1 (0.56%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Churchill Frank
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago