Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 131 58
Rank change year-on-year -1 -73 +26
Contract jobs citing SAS 53 69 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.21% 1.28% 3.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.59% 7.34% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 54 189
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £331 £315 £344
90th Percentile £727 £555 £576
England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £60.00
England median hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +116.63% -62.49% +81.94%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 698 940 1188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.91% 17.46% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 562 759
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.09% +3.19% +14.29%
10th Percentile £216 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £565 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +40.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.90 £9.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £31.05 £37.04
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Yorkshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Yorkshire

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAS in Yorkshire

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in Yorkshire

SAS
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
West Yorkshire +10 46 £425 +2.91% 3
South Yorkshire +15 12 £610 +16.19%
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 29 (54.72%) SQL
2 28 (52.83%) Finance
3 21 (39.62%) Analytics
4 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (22.64%) Banking
6 11 (20.75%) Oracle
6 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
6 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
6 11 (20.75%) Big Data
7 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
7 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
8 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
8 9 (16.98%) Unix
8 9 (16.98%) Linux
8 9 (16.98%) Data Management
8 9 (16.98%) Data Integration
8 9 (16.98%) Data Architecture
8 9 (16.98%) Apache Hive
8 9 (16.98%) Tableau
8 9 (16.98%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
9 8 (15.09%) Visual Analytics
9 8 (15.09%) HBase
9 8 (15.09%) SDLC
9 8 (15.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 8 (15.09%) QA

SAS
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 2 (3.77%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) SPSS
3 1 (1.89%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Actimize
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SMS
2 2 (3.77%) LDAP
2 2 (3.77%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) Big Data
1 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) Hadoop
2 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (16.98%) Apache Hive
3 9 (16.98%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 8 (15.09%) HBase
4 8 (15.09%) MongoDB
4 8 (15.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 7 (13.21%) Base SAS
6 6 (11.32%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (11.32%) Data Lake
6 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 6 (11.32%) MS Access
6 6 (11.32%) Pentaho
7 5 (9.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (7.55%) Power BI
8 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) ERwin
2 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) ProC
General
1 28 (52.83%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Retail
4 4 (7.55%) Marketing
4 4 (7.55%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Administrator
3 9 (16.98%) SAS Administrator
3 9 (16.98%) SAS Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
4 7 (13.21%) Data Architect
4 7 (13.21%) SAS Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Senior SAS Administrator
5 6 (11.32%) Lead Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Lead Data Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Fraud Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (3.77%) Credit Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Ajax
1 3 (5.66%) CSS
1 3 (5.66%) CSS3
1 3 (5.66%) Ext JS
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
1 3 (5.66%) HTML5
1 3 (5.66%) JSON
1 3 (5.66%) REST
2 1 (1.89%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.87%) Management Information System
3 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (9.43%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
5 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Linux
1 9 (16.98%) Unix
2 7 (13.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Analytics
2 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.98%) Data Architecture
3 9 (16.98%) Data Integration
3 9 (16.98%) Data Management
3 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
4 8 (15.09%) Change Management
4 8 (15.09%) SDLC
4 8 (15.09%) Visual Analytics
5 7 (13.21%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (13.21%) Migration
5 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
6 6 (11.32%) Data Governance
6 6 (11.32%) Data Security
6 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (11.32%) ETL
6 6 (11.32%) Information Assurance
6 6 (11.32%) Open Source
6 6 (11.32%) Reverse Engineering
6 6 (11.32%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
3 5 (9.43%) Python
4 3 (5.66%) Java
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) Prolog
4 3 (5.66%) SAS Macro
5 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.77%) PROC SQL
5 2 (3.77%) R
5 2 (3.77%) VBA
6 1 (1.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (3.77%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) QA
2 7 (13.21%) Data Quality
3 3 (5.66%) IFRS
3 3 (5.66%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Tableau
3 8 (15.09%) Informatica
4 6 (11.32%) CA
5 4 (7.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 4 (7.55%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.77%) Cognos
6 2 (3.77%) Netezza
7 1 (1.89%) IBM
7 1 (1.89%) Lotus
7 1 (1.89%) Teradata