Period
to 22 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 November 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 59 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 -25
Contract jobs citing SAS 25 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.80% 1.57% 1.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.38% 9.42% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 10
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £610 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.38% +16.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £413 £408
90th Percentile £788 £755 £593
Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.87 - -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 129 138 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.46% 16.63% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 83 158
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £644 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.15% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.44% +12.50%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £16.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.08% -22.62% +40.00%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS in South Yorkshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in South Yorkshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in South Yorkshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +9 24 £413 -32.38% 1
SAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Finance
3 13 (52.00%) Python
4 11 (44.00%) R
5 10 (40.00%) Tableau
5 10 (40.00%) Hadoop
5 10 (40.00%) Analytics
5 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 9 (36.00%) Visualisation
6 9 (36.00%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (32.00%) Datameer
7 8 (32.00%) Risk Analytics
7 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (32.00%) Teradata
7 8 (32.00%) Data Analysis
8 7 (28.00%) Spotfire
8 7 (28.00%) QlikView
8 7 (28.00%) ETL
8 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle
10 5 (20.00%) Banking
10 5 (20.00%) QA
10 5 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
11 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (32.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (28.00%) QlikView
3 7 (28.00%) Spotfire
4 4 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (8.00%) Base SAS
5 2 (8.00%) Big Data
5 2 (8.00%) Data Lake
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) HBase
5 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.00%) Pentaho
5 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Data Mart
6 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Toad
2 2 (8.00%) ERwin
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Data Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SAS Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Architect
5 3 (12.00%) ETL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Data Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Data Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Data Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Data Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Data Migration Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior ETL Developer
7 1 (4.00%) SQL BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Analytics
2 9 (36.00%) Data Visualisation
2 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 9 (36.00%) Visualisation
3 8 (32.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (32.00%) Risk Analytics
4 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (28.00%) ETL
5 5 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Data Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
8 2 (8.00%) Data Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
8 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance
8 2 (8.00%) Metadata Management
8 2 (8.00%) Open Source
8 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Python
3 11 (44.00%) R
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Tableau
2 8 (32.00%) Datameer
2 8 (32.00%) Teradata
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) CA
4 2 (8.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Alteryx
5 1 (4.00%) DataFlux
5 1 (4.00%) Netezza