Period
to 22 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 61 68
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 -37
Contract jobs citing SAS 19 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.67% 1.82% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.45% 11.46% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 12
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £450 £610
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -26.23% -2.01%
10th Percentile £395 £361 £413
90th Percentile £545 £611 £755
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -2.35% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 - -

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 166 157 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.56% 15.87% 15.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 100 66
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -20.00%
10th Percentile £200 £297 £238
90th Percentile £550 £511 £633
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.39 £21.33 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.40% +77.71% -46.67%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 £21.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.20% +29.24% +13.79%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 -22 15 £420 -2.89%
SAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 14 (73.68%) SQL
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
1 14 (73.68%) Analytics
2 13 (68.42%) Virtual Team
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Deployment
2 13 (68.42%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (68.42%) Kanban
2 13 (68.42%) QlikView
2 13 (68.42%) Pentaho
2 13 (68.42%) Hadoop
2 13 (68.42%) Big Data
2 13 (68.42%) BigQuery
2 13 (68.42%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (68.42%) Qlik Sense
2 13 (68.42%) Python
2 13 (68.42%) Scrum
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Google
2 13 (68.42%) JIRA
3 8 (42.11%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (15.79%) Banking
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) ISPF
6 2 (10.53%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (68.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Big Data
1 13 (68.42%) BigQuery
1 13 (68.42%) Hadoop
1 13 (68.42%) Pentaho
1 13 (68.42%) Qlik Sense
1 13 (68.42%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) JIRA
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Python Developer
3 3 (15.79%) QlikView Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Mainframe Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Consulting Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Fraud Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (68.42%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Analytics
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Deployment
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (68.42%) Kanban
2 13 (68.42%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (68.42%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
4 5 (26.32%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) Assembly Language
3 2 (10.53%) JCL
3 2 (10.53%) REXX
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) IFRS
1 1 (5.26%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) ACF2
1 2 (10.53%) RACF
1 2 (10.53%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) CA
2 1 (5.26%) IBM