Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 73 44
Rank change year-on-year +14 -29 -1
Contract jobs citing SAS 10 10 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.20% 0.87% 3.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.41% 4.98% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 56
South Yorkshire median daily rate £610 £525 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.19% +4.48% +0.50%
10th Percentile £413 £457 £356
90th Percentile £755 £568 £750
Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -2.65% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 135 201 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.25% 17.49% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 138 162
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +30.43%
10th Percentile £269 £255 £258
90th Percentile £638 £575 £566
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £410
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +87.50% -31.43%
10th Percentile £20.00 £20.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.00 £26.50 £23.70
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -30.23% +43.33% +1.90%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +16 10 £610 +16.19% 1
SAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Big Data
3 6 (60.00%) Analytics
3 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (60.00%) Apache Hive
3 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (60.00%) Data Management
3 6 (60.00%) QA
3 6 (60.00%) Data Architecture
3 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (60.00%) Informatica
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (50.00%) ERwin
4 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (50.00%) CA
4 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (50.00%) Tableau
4 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (50.00%) Data Quality
4 5 (50.00%) HBase
4 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (50.00%) Data Lake

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Apache Hive
1 6 (60.00%) Big Data
1 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 5 (50.00%) HBase
2 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) Pentaho
4 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (20.00%) QlikView
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) ERwin
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Private Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Data Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Lead Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Lead Data Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modeller
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Dojo
1 1 (10.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 6 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (60.00%) Data Management
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Data Strategy
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) Data Governance
4 4 (40.00%) Data Security
4 4 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Information Assurance
4 4 (40.00%) Metadata Management
4 4 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) SFIA
4 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) R
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ambari
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Informatica
3 5 (50.00%) CA
3 5 (50.00%) Tableau
4 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) Hortonworks
4 1 (10.00%) Lotus