Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 97 118
Rank change year-on-year -45 +21 -69
Contract jobs citing SAS 24 55 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.71% 1.88% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.53% 11.20% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 51 50
West Yorkshire median daily rate £439 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.24% +6.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £361 £331 £313
90th Percentile £488 £615 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £439 £434 £400
% change year-on-year +1.15% +8.44% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.77 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.77 - -

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 530 491 607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.57% 16.82% 15.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 314 371
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £270 £275 £263
90th Percentile £571 £548 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.32% +5.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 15 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £9.60 £9.25 £12.90
90th Percentile £33.75 £24.00 £31.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -19.05% +40.00%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -25 18 £455 +7.06% 6
Halifax -4 4 £419 -6.94%
SAS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (41.67%) Finance
4 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (25.00%) Validation
6 6 (25.00%) Data Extraction
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
7 5 (20.83%) Banking
7 5 (20.83%) Data Mining
7 5 (20.83%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (16.67%) Analytics
8 4 (16.67%) ETL
8 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (16.67%) Data Management
8 4 (16.67%) Statistics
9 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (8.33%) Master's Degree
10 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 2 (8.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
10 2 (8.33%) Waterfall

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Data Mining
2 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (8.33%) Big Data
4 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (8.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
5 1 (4.17%) Base SAS
5 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP
5 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ProC
1 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) SAS Developer
4 5 (20.83%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) SAS Data Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Junior
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Ajax
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 6 (25.00%) Validation
4 5 (20.83%) Mathematics
4 5 (20.83%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Data Management
5 4 (16.67%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) Statistics
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
7 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PROC SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) R
2 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (8.33%) Master's Degree
4 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) Alteryx
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Tableau