The median contractor rate for a SAS Administrator was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Administrator
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 91 85
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Administrator 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.30% 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.43% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £475 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +58.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £350
% change year-on-year +5.55% +28.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 990 1386 1109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.44% 96.86% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 969 729
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 41
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

SAS Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured SAS Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Administrator in Leeds

SAS Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Administrator in Leeds

SAS Administrator Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, SAS Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring SAS Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) SAS
1 9 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Client/Server
3 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
4 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
5 5 (55.56%) SAS Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 1 (11.11%) SAS EBI
7 1 (11.11%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) Visual Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) Apple

SAS Administrator Skill Set
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 9 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) SAS EBI
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (77.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Apple