Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 139 72
Rank change year-on-year +12 -67 -25
Contract jobs citing SAS 70 47 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.45% 1.10% 2.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.43% 7.31% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 34 148
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.68% -2.22% -
10th Percentile £259 £291 £318
90th Percentile £553 £534 £759
England median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £13.75 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year -37.50% - -

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 742 643 1,056
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.33% 15.09% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 393 693
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.41% +0.61% +17.86%
10th Percentile £259 £264 £259
90th Percentile £550 £548 £575
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +12.90% +29.17%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £30.25 £28.95 £23.60
England median hourly rate £19.75 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.66% +2.50% +6.95%

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 24 April 2018.

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 24 April 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
West Yorkshire -3 56 £400 -6.98% 11
South Yorkshire +8 11 £494 -3.42%
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Humberside - 1 £259 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SAS.

1 45 (64.29%) SQL
2 39 (55.71%) Finance
3 20 (28.57%) Data Management
3 20 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (27.14%) Data Analysis
5 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (24.29%) Banking
6 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (22.86%) Oracle
7 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 15 (21.43%) ETL
8 13 (18.57%) Data Quality
8 13 (18.57%) Hadoop
9 12 (17.14%) Retail Banking
9 12 (17.14%) Power BI
10 11 (15.71%) Degree
10 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (15.71%) Unix
10 11 (15.71%) Analytics
11 10 (14.29%) Tableau
11 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (12.86%) Data Modelling
12 9 (12.86%) Visualisation
12 9 (12.86%) Apache Spark
13 8 (11.43%) Dashboard Development
13 8 (11.43%) Apache Hive
14 7 (10.00%) Scala

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 9 (12.86%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.71%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.43%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.86%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.57%) Hadoop
3 12 (17.14%) Power BI
4 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (12.86%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (11.43%) Apache Hive
7 6 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (5.71%) Big Data
8 4 (5.71%) QlikView
9 3 (4.29%) Base SAS
9 3 (4.29%) Data Lake
9 3 (4.29%) Data Mining
9 3 (4.29%) Pentaho
10 2 (2.86%) HBase
10 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.86%) PowerCenter
10 2 (2.86%) SAS EBI
10 2 (2.86%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) ERwin
2 2 (2.86%) Burp Suite
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) JMeter
2 2 (2.86%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.86%) ProC
3 1 (1.43%) VersaTest
General
1 39 (55.71%) Finance
2 17 (24.29%) Banking
3 12 (17.14%) Retail Banking
4 5 (7.14%) Marketing
4 5 (7.14%) Retail
5 4 (5.71%) Private Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Retail Finance
7 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Analyst
2 14 (20.00%) Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Data Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) SAS Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) SAS Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Data Manager
6 7 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Data Scientist
7 6 (8.57%) SAS Data Analyst
8 5 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Data Quality Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Data Quality Manager
9 4 (5.71%) Quality Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Quality Manager
9 4 (5.71%) Risk Manager
10 3 (4.29%) Analyst Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Data Architect
10 3 (4.29%) ETL Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) .NET
1 3 (4.29%) ODBC
1 3 (4.29%) RESTful
2 2 (2.86%) Kafka
2 2 (2.86%) REST
2 2 (2.86%) WPF
3 1 (1.43%) Ajax
3 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.43%) Dojo
3 1 (1.43%) Drools
3 1 (1.43%) HTML
3 1 (1.43%) WCF
3 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 7 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.86%) NHS
5 2 (2.86%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Unix
2 6 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) Data Management
2 19 (27.14%) Data Analysis
3 17 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (21.43%) ETL
6 11 (15.71%) Analytics
7 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.86%) Data Modelling
8 9 (12.86%) Visualisation
9 8 (11.43%) Dashboard Development
10 7 (10.00%) Data Governance
10 7 (10.00%) Data Science
11 6 (8.57%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.57%) Open Source
11 6 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (7.14%) Data Extraction
12 5 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (7.14%) Defect Management
12 5 (7.14%) Mathematics
12 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) Scala
3 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.71%) Java
4 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.71%) R
5 3 (4.29%) Python
5 3 (4.29%) VBA
6 2 (2.86%) C#
6 2 (2.86%) PROC SQL
7 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.43%) VB
7 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) ISEB
2 4 (5.71%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.86%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.14%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) IFRS
3 2 (2.86%) IFRS 9
3 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (2.86%) WCAG
4 1 (1.43%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Ambari
2 2 (2.86%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.86%) Nessus
3 1 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Oracle
2 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) Tableau
3 6 (8.57%) Teradata
4 5 (7.14%) Informatica
5 4 (5.71%) Google
6 3 (4.29%) CA
6 3 (4.29%) Netezza
7 2 (2.86%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.43%) Datameer
8 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com