Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 118 101
Rank change year-on-year +15 -17 -20
Contract jobs citing SAS 41 54 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.44% 1.60% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.72% 9.89% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 52 34
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -7.51% +4.85%
10th Percentile £358 £259 £239
90th Percentile £479 £521 £485
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £435
% change year-on-year +5.00% -8.05% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.86 - -

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 531 546 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.63% 16.15% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 366 267
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £291
90th Percentile £575 £550 £518
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 12
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £17.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.03% -14.02% +20.31%
10th Percentile £13.55 £10.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £28.73 £34.85 £29.78
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.81 £17.51 £17.39
% change year-on-year +13.14% +0.66% -10.13%

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 17 June 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 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
Leeds +27 34 £415 +3.75% 1
Halifax -15 4 - -
Bradford - 1 - - 1
SAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 32 (78.05%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) Finance
3 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (21.95%) PROC SQL
5 9 (21.95%) ProC
5 9 (21.95%) Banking
6 8 (19.51%) NHS
6 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
6 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (19.51%) SDLC
7 7 (17.07%) Visualisation
7 7 (17.07%) Python
7 7 (17.07%) ETL
7 7 (17.07%) Netezza
8 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (14.63%) Retail
8 6 (14.63%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (14.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 6 (14.63%) Data Quality
9 5 (12.20%) Qlik Sense
9 5 (12.20%) Tableau
9 5 (12.20%) Data Extraction
9 5 (12.20%) Statistics
9 5 (12.20%) Oracle
9 5 (12.20%) Validation
9 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.76%) Unix
10 4 (9.76%) Degree
10 4 (9.76%) JIRA

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 4 (9.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SPSS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Power Platform
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.20%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (4.88%) Base SAS
5 2 (4.88%) Power BI
6 1 (2.44%) Big Data
6 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.44%) DB2
6 1 (2.44%) Lumira
6 1 (2.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) ProC
2 4 (9.76%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) SAS Developer
3 13 (31.71%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Data Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Data Manager
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) SAS Data Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Digital Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Netezza Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Information Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Integration Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) NumPy
1 1 (2.44%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (19.51%) NHS
2 3 (7.32%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 2 (4.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (19.51%) SDLC
4 7 (17.07%) ETL
4 7 (17.07%) Visualisation
5 6 (14.63%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (12.20%) Data Extraction
6 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) Statistics
6 5 (12.20%) Validation
7 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) Data Management
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Digital Analytics
8 3 (7.32%) Information Management
8 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
8 3 (7.32%) Tag Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) PROC SQL
3 7 (17.07%) Python
4 4 (9.76%) R
5 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
1 4 (9.76%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Netezza
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Tableau
3 2 (4.88%) Google
3 2 (4.88%) Teradata
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Twitter