Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Base SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Base SAS over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 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.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 122 148
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 0 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.40% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 6
Leeds median daily rate - £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -21.05%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £338 £400
% change year-on-year +25.93% -15.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Base SAS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 641 571 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 25.45% 26.28% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 409 507
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £296
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 6
Leeds median hourly rate £17.00 £21.25 £15.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +38.93% -12.60%
10th Percentile £12.55 £17.98 £13.13
90th Percentile £32.20 £24.73 £31.13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% +20.69% -17.14%

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Base SAS in Leeds

Base SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Base SAS in Leeds