Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 128 137
Rank change year-on-year -25 +9 -75
Contract jobs citing SAS 44 62 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.89% 1.45% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.82% 8.93% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 58 62
Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £434 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.44% +8.44% -11.60%
10th Percentile £359 £331 £318
90th Percentile £765 £657 £485
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.77 - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 £41.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -46.67% +174.95% -59.99%

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 756 694 970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.34% 16.19% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 423 588
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.32% +5.68%
10th Percentile £263 £249 £263
90th Percentile £563 £560 £565
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -19.05% +40.00%
10th Percentile £10.03 £10.00 £13.07
90th Percentile £33.75 £24.60 £31.50
England median hourly rate £21.38 £20.44 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.60% +2.18% +5.26%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -46 25 £428 +0.59% 13
South Yorkshire +10 20 £406 -33.40%
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 30 (68.18%) SQL
2 23 (52.27%) Finance
3 21 (47.73%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (34.09%) Python
5 15 (34.09%) Data Analysis
6 14 (31.82%) Analytics
7 13 (29.55%) R
7 13 (29.55%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (27.27%) ETL
9 11 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
9 11 (25.00%) Tableau
9 11 (25.00%) Hadoop
9 11 (25.00%) Visualisation
10 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (18.18%) Datameer
11 8 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
11 8 (18.18%) Teradata
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle
12 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
12 7 (15.91%) Spotfire
12 7 (15.91%) QlikView
13 6 (13.64%) Data Management
13 6 (13.64%) Data Extraction
13 6 (13.64%) Toad
13 6 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (13.64%) Validation
13 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
13 6 (13.64%) Oracle ODI

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (15.91%) QlikView
3 7 (15.91%) Spotfire
4 6 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.36%) Data Mining
5 5 (11.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 4 (9.09%) Big Data
6 4 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
8 2 (4.55%) Apache Hive
8 2 (4.55%) Base SAS
8 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (4.55%) HBase
8 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
8 2 (4.55%) Pentaho
8 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.55%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Toad
2 2 (4.55%) ERwin
3 1 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) ProC
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Analyst
3 16 (36.36%) Data Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) SAS Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (11.36%) ETL Developer
6 5 (11.36%) SAS Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) SAS Data Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Data Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Data Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Data Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) Ajax
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) CSS
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (47.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.55%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (34.09%) Data Analysis
3 14 (31.82%) Analytics
4 12 (27.27%) ETL
5 11 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (25.00%) Visualisation
6 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Management
6 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (18.18%) Risk Analytics
8 6 (13.64%) Data Extraction
8 6 (13.64%) Data Management
8 6 (13.64%) Validation
9 5 (11.36%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 5 (11.36%) Data Architecture
9 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
9 5 (11.36%) Predictive Modelling
10 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.09%) Data Governance
10 4 (9.09%) Statistics
11 3 (6.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) SQL
2 15 (34.09%) Python
3 13 (29.55%) R
4 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.55%) VBA
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (4.55%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.27%) PMO
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Tableau
2 8 (18.18%) Datameer
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Teradata
3 2 (4.55%) Alteryx
3 2 (4.55%) CA
3 2 (4.55%) Informatica
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) DataFlux
4 1 (2.27%) Netezza
4 1 (2.27%) Talend