Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 111 67
Rank change year-on-year +15 -44 +40
Contract jobs citing SAS 39 32 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.73% 1.21% 2.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.47% 7.24% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 76
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% -11.21%
10th Percentile £331 £215 £363
90th Percentile £615 £454 £740
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £411 £430
% change year-on-year +3.47% -4.48% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leeds median hourly rate - - £60.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 412 442 660
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.31% 16.78% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 262 410
Leeds median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £575 £565 £541
West Yorkshire median daily rate £409 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.19% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 26
Leeds median hourly rate £20.25 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.79% +1.67% -2.80%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.50 £9.25
90th Percentile £27.30 £31.50 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% -2.80%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Analytics
3 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
5 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 9 (23.08%) Linux
7 8 (20.51%) Big Data
7 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (20.51%) Oracle
7 8 (20.51%) Change Management
7 8 (20.51%) Banking
7 8 (20.51%) Visual Analytics
7 8 (20.51%) SDLC
7 8 (20.51%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (17.95%) Windows
9 6 (15.38%) Base SAS
9 6 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 6 (15.38%) Data Architecture
9 6 (15.38%) Tableau
9 6 (15.38%) Data Integration
9 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 6 (15.38%) MS Access
9 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
10 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
10 5 (12.82%) Migration
10 5 (12.82%) Shell Script

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 (5.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Actimize
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) LDAP
1 2 (5.13%) SMS
1 2 (5.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) Big Data
2 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (20.51%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (15.38%) Base SAS
4 6 (15.38%) MS Access
4 6 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (12.82%) Apache Hive
5 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
5 5 (12.82%) HBase
5 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
6 4 (10.26%) Power BI
6 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (7.69%) Data Lake
7 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.69%) Pentaho
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) ERwin
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) ProC
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Administrator
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) SAS Administrator
3 7 (17.95%) Senior SAS Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Fraud Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) SAS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Data Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk Modeller
7 2 (5.13%) Data Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Ajax
1 3 (7.69%) CSS
1 3 (7.69%) CSS3
1 3 (7.69%) Ext JS
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) HTML5
1 3 (7.69%) JSON
1 3 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) NHS
5 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Analytics
2 8 (20.51%) Change Management
2 8 (20.51%) SDLC
2 8 (20.51%) Visual Analytics
3 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.38%) Data Architecture
4 6 (15.38%) Data Integration
4 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.82%) Data Management
5 5 (12.82%) ETL
5 5 (12.82%) Migration
5 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.26%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (10.26%) CRM
6 4 (10.26%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (10.26%) Fraud Detection
6 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
7 3 (7.69%) Data Strategy
7 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
7 3 (7.69%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Python
2 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) Prolog
4 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.13%) R
4 2 (5.13%) SAS Macro
4 2 (5.13%) VBA
5 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (2.56%) PROC SQL
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (5.13%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
3 6 (15.38%) Tableau
4 5 (12.82%) Informatica
5 4 (10.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (7.69%) CA
7 2 (5.13%) Cognos
7 2 (5.13%) Netezza
8 1 (2.56%) IBM
8 1 (2.56%) Teradata