Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an SAS Analyst was £351 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 23 November 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 Analyst
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 147 142
Rank change year-on-year +20 -5 -
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Analyst 9 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% 0.11% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.12% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 12
Leeds median daily rate £351 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.33% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £331 £343 £364
90th Percentile £447 £398 £500
West Yorkshire median daily rate £351 £388 £436
% change year-on-year -9.35% -11.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £60.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £60.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2188 2515 3068
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.52% 95.88% 94.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1554 1670 2123
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 96
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -5.58% +5.91%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.20 £8.83
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.18 £36.02
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.25 £13.60
% change year-on-year +7.17% -2.54% +9.24%

SAS Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured SAS Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Analyst in Leeds

SAS Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Analyst in Leeds

SAS Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS Analyst in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS Analyst in Leeds

SAS Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, SAS Analyst 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 Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SAS
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (44.44%) CRM
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (44.44%) Marketing
4 4 (44.44%) Base SAS
4 4 (44.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 4 (44.44%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) MS Access
6 2 (22.22%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
6 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
6 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (11.11%) Tableau
7 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
7 1 (11.11%) Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (11.11%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
7 1 (11.11%) VBA

SAS Analyst 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
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Base SAS
1 4 (44.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
3 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (11.11%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 4 (44.44%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau