The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SAS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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.

SAS Certification
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 133 135
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2  
Contract jobs citing SAS Certification 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.17% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 1.08% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +31.03% -9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAS Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 322 462 408
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.15% 16.11% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 300 277
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £238 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £574 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £32.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

SAS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Certification in Yorkshire

SAS Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Certification in Yorkshire

SAS Certification
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS Certification within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +11 3 £475 -1.29% 1
SAS Certification
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS Certification 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 5 (100.00%) SAS
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Banking

SAS Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) SAS Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL