Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 71 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 -38 +22
Contract jobs citing SAS 17 6 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.69% 0.74% 4.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.49% 4.92% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 39
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £670
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -32.84% +67.50%
10th Percentile £361 £399 £350
90th Percentile £634 £755 £800
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -4.60% +2.35% -5.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 162 122 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.15% 15.14% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 63 166
South Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £415 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.30% -12.63% +50.79%
10th Percentile £297 £223 £250
90th Percentile £511 £640 £704
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £12.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.71% -46.67% +114.29%
10th Percentile £16.11 £12.00 £19.25
90th Percentile £27.41 £12.00 £29.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £16.50 £13.89
% change year-on-year +29.24% +18.79% +32.29%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +8 16 £450 - 4
SAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 10 (58.82%) Python
4 9 (52.94%) Finance
5 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (47.06%) R
5 8 (47.06%) Analytics
5 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
6 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
6 7 (41.18%) Tableau
6 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (35.29%) QlikView
7 6 (35.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (23.53%) Teradata
9 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
9 4 (23.53%) ETL
9 4 (23.53%) Toad
9 4 (23.53%) Risk Analytics
9 4 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (23.53%) Datameer
9 4 (23.53%) Spotfire
9 4 (23.53%) Open Source
9 4 (23.53%) Apache Hive
10 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management

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 3 (17.65%) Apache Pig
1 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Google Analytics
2 2 (11.76%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
2 6 (35.29%) QlikView
3 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (23.53%) Apache Hive
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (23.53%) Spotfire
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.76%) PowerCenter
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data
6 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) HBase
6 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
6 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.88%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Toad
2 2 (11.76%) Burp Suite
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) JMeter
2 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.88%) ERwin
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Private Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Data Scientist
3 2 (11.76%) ETL Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Analytics
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Visualisation
3 6 (35.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 4 (23.53%) Risk Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Asset Management
6 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 3 (17.65%) Decision Tree
6 3 (17.65%) Regression Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) SFIA
6 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
7 2 (11.76%) Business Process Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Forensic Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) R
4 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) Scala
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) WCAG
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ambari
2 2 (11.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Tableau
3 4 (23.53%) Datameer
3 4 (23.53%) Teradata
4 3 (17.65%) Google
4 3 (17.65%) Informatica
5 1 (5.88%) Alteryx
5 1 (5.88%) CA