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 3 months to 27 June 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.

Base SAS (SAS Base)
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 108 93
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15  
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 2 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.13% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.78% 0.58% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 9
Median daily rate £435 £406 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% -14.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +8.75% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 258 344 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 23.41% 22.96% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 249 342
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.76% -8.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Base SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Base SAS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Base 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS 9
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Base SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS
1 2 (100.00%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft