Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 14 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 104 124
Rank change year-on-year -37 +20 -58
Contract jobs citing SAS 27 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.79% 1.65% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.84% 9.67% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 49 26
West Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £426 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.47% +1.55% -2.56%
10th Percentile £333 £331 £200
90th Percentile £703 £615 £456
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.87 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.87 - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 558 517 573
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.26% 17.10% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 345 326
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.79% +5.00%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.94 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.84% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £9.45 £10.00 £12.55
90th Percentile £30.30 £24.13 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -3.91% -25.58% +43.33%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in West Yorkshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in West Yorkshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in West Yorkshire

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in West Yorkshire

SAS
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 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
Leeds -32 18 £461 +8.47% 5
Halifax -4 4 £419 -4.29%
Bradford - 3 £363 -
SAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (25.93%) Validation
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
5 6 (22.22%) Data Extraction
5 6 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
6 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
6 5 (18.52%) ETL
6 5 (18.52%) Banking
6 5 (18.52%) Statistics
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
6 5 (18.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (14.81%) Data Management
7 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (14.81%) NHS
7 4 (14.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (14.81%) Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
8 3 (11.11%) Big Data
8 3 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Python
8 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Data Mining
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data
5 2 (7.41%) Base SAS
5 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (7.41%) Power BI
5 2 (7.41%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Star Schema
6 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.70%) OLAP
6 1 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ProC
1 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) SAS Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Data Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) SAS Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) SAS Data Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Junior
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) JSON
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) NHS
3 3 (11.11%) Credit Risk
4 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.93%) Validation
3 6 (22.22%) Data Extraction
3 6 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
4 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
4 5 (18.52%) Statistics
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 4 (14.81%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
7 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) R
4 1 (3.70%) PROC SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
1 1 (3.70%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Databricks
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Tableau