Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 77 126
Rank change year-on-year -5 +49 -69
Contract jobs citing SAS 7 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.73% 1.41% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.87% 5.63% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 28 21
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £625 £610 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.46% +27.08% -4.00%
10th Percentile £513 £413 £325
90th Percentile £675 £755 £800
North East median daily rate £625 £610 £500
% change year-on-year +2.46% +22.00% +3.09%
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 181 231 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.85% 25.11% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 177 396
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £419 £375 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% +11.52% -24.23%
10th Percentile £315 £267 £239
90th Percentile £551 £607 £525
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £335
% change year-on-year +6.67% +11.94% -21.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 32
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.00 £10.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -63.96% +18.46%
10th Percentile £11.63 £7.89 £15.00
90th Percentile £21.50 £20.45 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £13.75 £11.75 £27.00
% change year-on-year +17.02% -56.48% +33.00%

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 December 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 16 December 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 -2 7 £625 +2.46%
SAS
North East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Statistics
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) Physics
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
3 4 (57.14%) SPSS
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Credit Risk
3 4 (57.14%) Stress Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) R
3 4 (57.14%) IFRS
3 4 (57.14%) IFRS 9
3 4 (57.14%) Master's Degree
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Confluence
4 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
4 3 (42.86%) Sqoop
4 3 (42.86%) Apache Flume

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 4 (57.14%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) Sqoop
3 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
4 1 (14.29%) Base SAS
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Qualitative Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Quantitative Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Data Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Quantitative Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modeller
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Modeller
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Credit Risk
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Financial Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Physics
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
2 4 (57.14%) Stress Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Master's Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) IFRS
1 4 (57.14%) IFRS 9
2 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Flume
1 3 (42.86%) HDFS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica