Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 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.

SAS System
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 90 48
Rank change year-on-year -15 -42 +55
Contract jobs citing SAS 47 91 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.65% 2.24% 4.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.73% 13.54% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 87 158
West Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £409 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.36% -7.57% +10.63%
10th Percentile £286 £313 £354
90th Percentile £615 £500 £542
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.30% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

SAS is in the application platform 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 application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 438 672 808
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 15.34% 16.56% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 446 490
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +9.97% +3.93%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £240
90th Percentile £538 £538 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £404 £350
% change year-on-year -1.05% +15.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.63 £12.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.00% -8.05% -1.84%
10th Percentile £9.25 £8.80 £8.50
90th Percentile £28.83 £20.81 £38.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +13.79% +20.83% -18.48%

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 22 July 2017.

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 22 July 2017. 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 +12 37 £425 +1.92% 2
Halifax -5 7 £450 +5.88%
Bradford +9 3 £210 -50.59%
SAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 31 (65.96%) Finance
2 24 (51.06%) SQL
3 15 (31.91%) Analytics
4 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (29.79%) VBA
5 13 (27.66%) Degree
6 12 (25.53%) Data Modelling
7 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
7 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
7 11 (23.40%) Data Management
8 10 (21.28%) Data Quality
8 10 (21.28%) Big Data
9 9 (19.15%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (19.15%) Data Mining
10 8 (17.02%) MS Access
10 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (17.02%) Banking
11 7 (14.89%) Statistics
11 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (14.89%) Oracle
11 7 (14.89%) SAP
12 6 (12.77%) Change Management
12 6 (12.77%) Project Management
12 6 (12.77%) Credit Risk
12 6 (12.77%) Data Analytics
12 6 (12.77%) Visual Analytics
12 6 (12.77%) SAS Visual Analytics
13 5 (10.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 5 (10.64%) Data Structures
13 5 (10.64%) Tableau

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 (2.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Stata
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Big Data
2 9 (19.15%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (19.15%) Data Mining
3 8 (17.02%) MS Access
4 6 (12.77%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 5 (10.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (10.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
6 4 (8.51%) QlikView
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.38%) Apache Hive
7 3 (6.38%) DTS
7 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.26%) Base SAS
8 2 (4.26%) HBase
8 2 (4.26%) Lumira
8 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Toad
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) ERwin
General
1 31 (65.96%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Retail
4 3 (6.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.13%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Data Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Developer
4 6 (12.77%) SAS Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Administrator
5 5 (10.64%) SAS Administrator
5 5 (10.64%) SAS Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Business Information Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Information Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Senior SAS Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Credit Risk Modeller
7 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.26%) SAS Data Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) SAS Information Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Ajax
1 2 (4.26%) CSS
1 2 (4.26%) CSS3
1 2 (4.26%) Ext JS
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
1 2 (4.26%) HTML5
1 2 (4.26%) JSON
1 2 (4.26%) REST
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) SAP MI
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Credit Risk
3 5 (10.64%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.38%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) FMCG
6 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Analytics
2 12 (25.53%) Data Modelling
3 11 (23.40%) Data Management
3 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
4 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.89%) Statistics
6 6 (12.77%) Change Management
6 6 (12.77%) Data Analytics
6 6 (12.77%) Project Management
6 6 (12.77%) Visual Analytics
7 5 (10.64%) CRM
8 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Data Governance
8 4 (8.51%) Data Ingestion
8 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
8 4 (8.51%) Operations Research
8 4 (8.51%) SDLC
9 3 (6.38%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) SQL
2 14 (29.79%) VBA
3 4 (8.51%) VB
4 3 (6.38%) Python
5 2 (4.26%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) Prolog
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.13%) R
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.26%) SAS Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.26%) IFRS
2 2 (4.26%) IFRS 9
2 2 (4.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 5 (10.64%) Tableau
4 4 (8.51%) Cognos
5 3 (6.38%) DataFlux
6 2 (4.26%) Informatica
6 2 (4.26%) Teradata
7 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.13%) CA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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