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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 66 55
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11  
Contract jobs citing SAS 16 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.58% 2.02% 3.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.25% 11.55% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 33
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £338 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £498 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 - £43.75

SAS is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 173 251 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 17.04% 17.44% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 159 153
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £548 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £9.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing SAS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SAS.

1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (45.83%) Analytics
6 9 (37.50%) Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
8 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
8 7 (29.17%) Unix
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) VBA
9 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (25.00%) Big Data
10 5 (20.83%) Data Quality
10 5 (20.83%) Project Management
10 5 (20.83%) SAS Certification
10 5 (20.83%) CRM
10 5 (20.83%) Data Mining
10 5 (20.83%) Banking
10 5 (20.83%) QlikView
11 4 (16.67%) Operations Research
11 4 (16.67%) Statistics
11 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
11 4 (16.67%) SAP
11 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (16.67%) Stata
12 3 (12.50%) NHS
12 3 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
12 3 (12.50%) Degree

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 4 (16.67%) Stata
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 6 (25.00%) Big Data
3 5 (20.83%) Data Mining
3 5 (20.83%) QlikView
4 4 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (12.50%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Lumira
6 2 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (4.17%) SAS EBI
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
1 9 (37.50%) SAS Administrator
2 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Project Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SAP BI Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) SAP MI
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.50%) NHS
4 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (4.17%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Unix
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (45.83%) Analytics
3 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) CRM
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Operations Research
5 4 (16.67%) Statistics
6 3 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (12.50%) Data Lineage
6 3 (12.50%) Economics
6 3 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Visual Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SAS Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
2 1 (4.17%) Apple
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Platfora
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