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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 80 46
Rank change year-on-year -14 -34  
Contract jobs citing SAS 27 67 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.34% 2.40% 4.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.38% 14.19% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 59 95
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £350 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £750 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £430
% change year-on-year -2.94% -1.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

SAS is in the application platform 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 application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 288 472 563
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.31% 16.91% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 332 365
Median daily rate £400 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 13
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +73.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.19 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.70 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +3 24 £419 +4.68% 5
South Yorkshire -11 3 £385 -46.89% 1
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 36 (72.00%) Finance
2 27 (54.00%) SQL
3 17 (34.00%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (30.00%) Analytics
5 14 (28.00%) VBA
6 13 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (26.00%) Degree
7 12 (24.00%) Banking
8 11 (22.00%) Mathematics
8 11 (22.00%) Data Quality
9 10 (20.00%) Data Management
9 10 (20.00%) Data Modelling
10 9 (18.00%) Data Mining
10 9 (18.00%) Statistics
10 9 (18.00%) Big Data
10 9 (18.00%) Hadoop
11 8 (16.00%) Credit Risk
11 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (16.00%) MS Access
12 7 (14.00%) SAP
12 7 (14.00%) Project Management
12 7 (14.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 7 (14.00%) Data Analytics
13 6 (12.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 6 (12.00%) Unix
14 5 (10.00%) CRM
14 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
14 5 (10.00%) Oracle

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 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (10.00%) Stata
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Big Data
1 9 (18.00%) Data Mining
1 9 (18.00%) Hadoop
2 8 (16.00%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (16.00%) MS Access
3 7 (14.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (12.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (10.00%) QlikView
5 5 (10.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 4 (8.00%) Base SAS
7 3 (6.00%) Apache Hive
7 3 (6.00%) DTS
8 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.00%) Lumira
8 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.00%) DB2
9 1 (2.00%) OLAP
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Toad
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) ProC
General
1 36 (72.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Billing
5 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Data Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Developer
4 6 (12.00%) SAS Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) SAS Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Business Information Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Information Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) SAS Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) SAS Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Credit Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Data Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Ajax
1 2 (4.00%) CSS
1 2 (4.00%) CSS3
1 2 (4.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (4.00%) HTML
1 2 (4.00%) HTML5
1 2 (4.00%) JSON
1 2 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) SAP MI
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Credit Risk
3 5 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Unix
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Analytics
2 13 (26.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (22.00%) Mathematics
4 10 (20.00%) Data Management
4 10 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (18.00%) Statistics
6 8 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (14.00%) Data Analytics
7 7 (14.00%) Project Management
8 5 (10.00%) CRM
9 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.00%) Data Ingestion
9 4 (8.00%) Operations Research
10 3 (6.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 3 (6.00%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (6.00%) Data Governance
10 3 (6.00%) Physical Data Model
10 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.00%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) VBA
3 4 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.00%) PROC SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Prolog
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) SAS Macro
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Numerate Degree
2 4 (8.00%) SAS Certification
3 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.00%) IFRS
2 3 (6.00%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) SAP
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (8.00%) Cognos
4 4 (8.00%) Tableau
5 3 (6.00%) DataFlux
6 2 (4.00%) Teradata
7 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.00%) Platfora
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