Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 132 145
Rank change year-on-year -14 +13 -65
Contract jobs citing SAS 53 56 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.26% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.84% 7.79% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 58 39
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £350 £331 £225
90th Percentile £765 £657 £563
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.87 - -
England median hourly rate £36.24 £25.92 £15.00
% change year-on-year +39.81% +72.77% -62.49%

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 775 719 909
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.44% 16.24% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 463 531
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £264 £219 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £570
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -25.58% +43.33%
10th Percentile £9.75 £10.50 £12.85
90th Percentile £27.90 £24.70 £31.20
England median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +7.07%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -41 27 £428 -0.06% 5
South Yorkshire +9 24 £413 -32.38% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 24 (45.28%) Finance
3 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (32.08%) Data Analysis
5 16 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (28.30%) Python
7 14 (26.42%) Analytics
8 13 (24.53%) R
9 12 (22.64%) Visualisation
9 12 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (22.64%) ETL
10 11 (20.75%) Hadoop
10 11 (20.75%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (20.75%) Banking
11 10 (18.87%) Tableau
12 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (15.09%) Risk Analytics
13 8 (15.09%) Datameer
13 8 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (15.09%) Teradata
13 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
14 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
14 7 (13.21%) Oracle
14 7 (13.21%) Validation
14 7 (13.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 7 (13.21%) Spotfire
14 7 (13.21%) QlikView
14 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
15 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (1.89%) Apache
1 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (20.75%) Hadoop
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
4 7 (13.21%) QlikView
4 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
4 7 (13.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 7 (13.21%) Spotfire
5 6 (11.32%) Data Mining
6 5 (9.43%) Big Data
6 5 (9.43%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (9.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 4 (7.55%) Base SAS
8 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.77%) HBase
8 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (3.77%) Pentaho
8 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Toad
2 2 (3.77%) ERwin
2 2 (3.77%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) ProC
General
1 24 (45.28%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Analyst
2 16 (30.19%) Developer
3 15 (28.30%) Data Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Architect
4 8 (15.09%) SAS Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (11.32%) SAS Architect
6 6 (11.32%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Systems Architect
7 5 (9.43%) SAS Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) ETL Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) SAS Data Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Data Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Data Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Consultant
10 2 (3.77%) Data Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Data Manager
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Data Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) JSON
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
1 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) NHS
3 3 (5.66%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Unix
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Data Analysis
2 16 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (26.42%) Analytics
4 12 (22.64%) ETL
4 12 (22.64%) Visualisation
5 11 (20.75%) Data Visualisation
6 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Management
6 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (15.09%) Risk Analytics
8 7 (13.21%) Validation
9 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.32%) Data Extraction
9 6 (11.32%) Data Management
9 6 (11.32%) Predictive Modelling
10 5 (9.43%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
10 5 (9.43%) Statistics
11 4 (7.55%) Data Modelling
11 4 (7.55%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) Python
3 13 (24.53%) R
4 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.66%) VBA
6 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.89%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) PHP
7 1 (1.89%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.77%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.89%) PMO
3 1 (1.89%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Tableau
2 8 (15.09%) Datameer
2 8 (15.09%) Teradata
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle
4 2 (3.77%) CA
4 2 (3.77%) Informatica
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Databricks
5 1 (1.89%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.89%) Netezza
5 1 (1.89%) Talend