The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SAS Macro skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS Macro over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAS Macro
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 138 129
Contract jobs citing SAS Macro 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.036% 0.076%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.086% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £475 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £385 £438
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SAS Macro is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 949 1164 1076
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 43.94% 41.34% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 792 703
Median daily rate £400 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +14.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

SAS Macro
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SAS Macro in Yorkshire

SAS Macro
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS Macro in Yorkshire