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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS System
England / Yorkshire
Rank 95 62 40
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -22
Contract jobs citing SAS 25 73 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.15% 2.61% 4.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.81% 14.93% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 62 93
Median daily rate £430 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £440
% change year-on-year
- -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 - £45.00

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
367 489 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.85% 17.51% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 316 299
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 6
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £12.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.70% +26.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £22.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +11.84%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -21 18 £425 - 12
South Yorkshire -19 7 £525 +23.52%
SAS
England

SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 24 (51.06%) Finance
2 21 (44.68%) SQL
3 16 (34.04%) Hadoop
4 14 (29.79%) Banking
4 14 (29.79%) Unix
4 14 (29.79%) Analytics
5 13 (27.66%) Big Data
6 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (25.53%) XML
7 10 (21.28%) Data Quality
8 9 (19.15%) Data Management
8 9 (19.15%) Credit Risk
8 9 (19.15%) Linux
9 8 (17.02%) Python
9 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
9 8 (17.02%) Apache Hive
9 8 (17.02%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (14.89%) Apache Spark
10 7 (14.89%) MapReduce
10 7 (14.89%) HBase
10 7 (14.89%) Ab Initio
10 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.89%) Windows
11 6 (12.77%) ETL
12 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.64%) DataStage
12 5 (10.64%) Informatica
12 5 (10.64%) Base SAS
12 5 (10.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 5 (10.64%) JIRA

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 7 (14.89%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.64%) Confluence
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) DHCP
1 3 (6.38%) DNS
1 3 (6.38%) DSL
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
1 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
1 3 (6.38%) MPLS
1 3 (6.38%) Structured Cabling
1 3 (6.38%) VRRP
2 2 (4.26%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) Hadoop
2 13 (27.66%) Big Data
3 8 (17.02%) Apache Hive
3 8 (17.02%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 7 (14.89%) HBase
5 5 (10.64%) Base SAS
5 5 (10.64%) Data Lake
5 5 (10.64%) DataStage
5 5 (10.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (8.51%) OLAP
6 4 (8.51%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (4.26%) MS Access
8 2 (4.26%) Pentaho
8 2 (4.26%) QlikView
8 2 (4.26%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Spark SQL
9 1 (2.13%) Data Mart
9 1 (2.13%) DB2
9 1 (2.13%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) JIRA
General
1 24 (51.06%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) SAS Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Administrator
3 8 (17.02%) Data Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Big Data Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) SAS Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Data Quality Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Analytics Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Customer Analytics Manager
7 2 (4.26%) ETL Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.26%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) XML
2 3 (6.38%) Apache Tez
3 2 (4.26%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) COM+
4 1 (2.13%) Dojo
4 1 (2.13%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.15%) Credit Risk
3 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Licensing
5 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.13%) iSeries
6 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Unix
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
3 7 (14.89%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Analytics
2 9 (19.15%) Data Management
3 8 (17.02%) Data Modelling
4 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.89%) MapReduce
5 6 (12.77%) ETL
6 4 (8.51%) Migration
6 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Software Licensing
8 2 (4.26%) Business Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (4.26%) Change Management
8 2 (4.26%) Customer Analytics
8 2 (4.26%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (4.26%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (4.26%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) Python
3 4 (8.51%) VBA
4 3 (6.38%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) C#
5 2 (4.26%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) PHP
5 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.26%) SAS Macro
5 2 (4.26%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) MCAD
1 2 (4.26%) MCSD
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.26%) SAS Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISEB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) HDFS
2 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Ab Initio
2 5 (10.64%) Informatica
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Dell
3 3 (6.38%) HP
3 3 (6.38%) NETGEAR
3 3 (6.38%) SonicWALL
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Alterian
4 2 (4.26%) Apple
4 2 (4.26%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.26%) Netezza
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Platfora
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