Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 85 95
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 +27
Contract jobs citing SAS 7 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.82% 1.33% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.43% 6.48% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £600 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +18.75% -38.46%
10th Percentile £500 £361 £275
90th Percentile £688 £727 £565
North East median daily rate £600 £475 £558
% change year-on-year +26.32% -14.80% +11.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - £11.26 -

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 158 216 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.44% 20.51% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 160 129
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.71% +3.93% +8.53%
10th Percentile £160 £261 £250
90th Percentile £576 £557 £528
North East median daily rate £450 £374 £350
% change year-on-year +20.40% +6.79% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 12
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.82 £12.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -51.92% -8.77%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.80 £10.25
90th Percentile £21.00 £27.00 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% -48.98% -14.04%

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +17 7 £600 +26.32%
SAS
North East

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SAS.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 3 (42.86%) Confluence
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica
3 2 (28.57%) PowerCenter
3 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) ODBC
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Base SAS
3 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Sqoop
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Base SAS
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) PowerCenter
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Sqoop
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) SAS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Credit Risk
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Data Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Flume
1 2 (28.57%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Cloudera