Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an SAS Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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 Developer
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 137 122
Rank change year-on-year +6 -15 -
Contract jobs requiring an SAS Developer 5 6 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.23% 0.25% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.26% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 24
Leeds median daily rate £400 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% -4.53% -
10th Percentile £393 £369 £383
90th Percentile £425 £444 £526
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £409 £425
% change year-on-year -2.20% -3.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 2,128 2,301 2,897
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 95.88% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,493 1,488 1,954
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £262 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 53 83
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.70 £10.50 £9.34
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.25 £36.63
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +17.20% -10.71% +12.72%

SAS Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Developer in Leeds

SAS Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, SAS Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) SAS Macro
4 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
4 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
4 2 (40.00%) VBA
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) MS Access
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) ProC
5 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) C#

SAS Developer 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ProC
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Data Ingestion
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Macro
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos
1 1 (20.00%) Netezza
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau