The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SAS Macro skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS Macro over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS Macro
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 109 115
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.052% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £475 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £438
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAS Macro is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 641 795 782
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 46.99% 41.11% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 553 507
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.54% -61.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SAS Macro
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing SAS Macro as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS Macro in West Yorkshire

SAS Macro
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAS Macro in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Macro in West Yorkshire