Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 19 October 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 81 150
Rank change year-on-year -1 +69 -106
Contract jobs citing SAS 7 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.79% 1.01% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.22% 4.00% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 18
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £638 £610 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.51% +35.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £361 £413 £321
90th Percentile £675 £755 £800
North East median daily rate £638 £610 £465
% change year-on-year +4.51% +31.18% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - £13.35

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 134 225 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.18% 25.14% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 172 435
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.72% +9.23% -27.78%
10th Percentile £278 £258 £225
90th Percentile £559 £584 £500
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -27.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 44
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.50 £14.38 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.78% -48.66% +86.67%
10th Percentile £11.70 £8.28 £15.00
90th Percentile £21.80 £39.20 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £13.75 £18.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -25.68% -33.93% +86.67%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Tyne and Wear

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAS in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Tyne and Wear

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Tyne and Wear

SAS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 7 £638 +4.51%
SAS
North East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SAS.

1 5 (71.43%) Financial Institution
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) SPSS
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Statistics
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) Physics
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Financial Modelling
1 5 (71.43%) R
1 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
1 5 (71.43%) Stress Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) IFRS
1 5 (71.43%) IFRS 9
1 5 (71.43%) Master's Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 5 (71.43%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Qualitative Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Quantitative Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Credit Risk
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
1 5 (71.43%) Financial Modelling
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) Physics
1 5 (71.43%) Statistics
1 5 (71.43%) Stress Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) R
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
1 5 (71.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) IFRS
1 5 (71.43%) IFRS 9