Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAS System
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 19 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -10
Contract jobs citing SAS 6 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 5.71% 6.98% 8.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 31.58% 38.46% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 20
Halifax median daily rate £456 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.35% -5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £414 £313 £336
90th Percentile £507 £450 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £413 £438
% change year-on-year +3.57% -5.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £60.00

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Halifax
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 19 39 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 18.10% 18.14% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 52
Halifax median daily rate £438 £425 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -0.29% -2.01%
10th Percentile £406 £313 £319
90th Percentile £545 £450 £525
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +1.66% +1.44% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Halifax median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +3.93%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Halifax

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAS in Halifax.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Halifax region with a requirement for SAS.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) IFRS
2 2 (33.33%) IFRS 9
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) SAS Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) IFRS
1 2 (33.33%) IFRS 9
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli