Period
to 16 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 88 125
Rank change year-on-year -40 +37 -42
Contract jobs citing SAS 19 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.79% 2.15% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.85% 12.21% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 44 29
Leeds median daily rate £458 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.65% +8.97% -13.33%
10th Percentile £361 £305 £215
90th Percentile £593 £615 £450
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £12.77 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.77 - -

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 392 385 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.26% 17.57% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 251 261
Leeds median daily rate £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £276 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 10 11
Leeds median hourly rate £15.25 £18.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.44% +19.67% +1.67%
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.85 £13.50
90th Percentile £30.30 £25.70 £31.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% +13.79% -3.33%

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 October 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 October 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 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Validation
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Data Extraction
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Predictive Modelling
5 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
5 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
5 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) Statistics
6 4 (21.05%) Banking
7 3 (15.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) Unix
7 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 3 (15.79%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (10.53%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (10.53%) Visual Analytics
8 2 (10.53%) Data Virtualisation
8 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Mining
2 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (10.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (10.53%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Star Schema
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Analyst
3 7 (36.84%) Data Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) SAS Developer
5 5 (26.32%) SAS Analyst
6 4 (21.05%) SAS Data Analyst
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
8 2 (10.53%) ETL Developer
8 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Data Analyst
9 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
9 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
9 1 (5.26%) Junior
9 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) ODBC
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Data Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) Data Extraction
2 6 (31.58%) Validation
3 5 (26.32%) ETL
3 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 5 (26.32%) Predictive Modelling
4 4 (21.05%) Statistics
5 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Data Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) R
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Master's Degree
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Alteryx
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle