Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 16 July 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.

SAS System
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 95 105
Rank change year-on-year -31 +10 -40
Contract jobs citing SAS 29 39 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.13% 1.81% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.73% 11.47% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 47
Leeds median daily rate £373 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.35% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £259 £210 £323
90th Percentile £506 £482 £503
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £430 £413
% change year-on-year -12.79% +4.24% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

SAS is in the Application Platforms 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 application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 431 340 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.82% 15.77% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 221 316
Leeds median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £259 £313 £270
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 5
Leeds median hourly rate £16.25 £16.68 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.58% +33.44% +4.17%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.55 £9.40
90th Percentile £33.53 £30.60 £17.51
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £16.63 £12.50
% change year-on-year -2.26% +33.00% +4.17%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Leeds

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Leeds

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Leeds

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SAS.

1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) ETL
3 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
4 10 (34.48%) Data Management
4 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (34.48%) Power BI
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (24.14%) Dashboard Development
7 7 (24.14%) Unix
7 7 (24.14%) Data Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Finance
8 4 (13.79%) Migration
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
9 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.34%) RESTful
9 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
9 3 (10.34%) ODBC
9 3 (10.34%) Banking
10 2 (6.90%) Retail
10 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis

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 (6.90%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) Power BI
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Bigtable
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) SAS EBI
4 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) ProC
2 1 (3.45%) Toad
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) SAS Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) ETL Developer
4 4 (13.79%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Data Quality Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Hadoop Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Quality Manager
5 2 (6.90%) SAS Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) ODBC
1 3 (10.34%) RESTful
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Kafka
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ETL
2 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (34.48%) Data Management
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Dashboard Development
5 7 (24.14%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Business Forecasting
8 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Data Extraction
8 2 (6.90%) Innovative Thinking
8 2 (6.90%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) PROC SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) R
3 1 (3.45%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Netezza
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau
3 2 (6.90%) Teradata
4 1 (3.45%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.45%) Hortonworks