Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 146 68
Rank change year-on-year +40 -78 -10
Contract jobs citing SAS 76 47 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.74% 0.96% 2.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.94% 5.63% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 34 175
Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £295 £347 £338
90th Percentile £615 £538 £705
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 £19.34 £17.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.76% -57.50% -5.88%

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 695 835 1,153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.88% 17.09% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 492 760
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +3.70% +11.72%
10th Percentile £237 £263 £262
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 22 39
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +43.33% +4.46%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.83 £10.06
90th Percentile £23.20 £31.43 £30.41
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +30 67 £400 -5.88% 4
South Yorkshire +12 10 £610 +16.19% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Humberside - 1 £259 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 49 (64.47%) SQL
2 42 (55.26%) Finance
3 21 (27.63%) Data Management
3 21 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (26.32%) Banking
4 20 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (23.68%) Microsoft Excel
5 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
6 17 (22.37%) Analytics
7 16 (21.05%) Data Analysis
8 15 (19.74%) ETL
8 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
9 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (18.42%) Power BI
10 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (17.11%) Data Quality
11 12 (15.79%) Oracle
12 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
12 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (14.47%) Retail Banking
12 11 (14.47%) Hadoop
13 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
13 9 (11.84%) Linux
13 9 (11.84%) Degree
13 9 (11.84%) Base SAS
13 9 (11.84%) Data Governance
14 8 (10.53%) Tableau
14 8 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
14 8 (10.53%) Marketing

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 5 (6.58%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) SMS
1 2 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) Power BI
3 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (17.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (14.47%) Hadoop
5 9 (11.84%) Base SAS
6 7 (9.21%) Big Data
6 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (9.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 6 (7.89%) Apache Hive
7 6 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (6.58%) Data Lake
8 5 (6.58%) HBase
8 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
8 5 (6.58%) MS Access
8 5 (6.58%) Pentaho
8 5 (6.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 5 (6.58%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) ERwin
2 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) ProC
2 1 (1.32%) VersaTest
General
1 42 (55.26%) Finance
2 20 (26.32%) Banking
3 11 (14.47%) Retail Banking
4 8 (10.53%) Marketing
4 8 (10.53%) Retail
5 3 (3.95%) Retail Finance
6 2 (2.63%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (43.42%) Analyst
2 14 (18.42%) Developer
3 12 (15.79%) SAS Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Data Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) SAS Developer
6 7 (9.21%) SAS Data Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Administrator
8 5 (6.58%) Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Data Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Data Manager
8 5 (6.58%) SAS Administrator
9 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Data Quality Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Fraud Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Lead Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Lead Data Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
1 2 (2.63%) Ajax
1 2 (2.63%) HTML
1 2 (2.63%) LDAP
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.32%) CSS
2 1 (1.32%) CSS3
2 1 (1.32%) Dojo
2 1 (1.32%) Drools
2 1 (1.32%) Ext JS
2 1 (1.32%) HTML5
2 1 (1.32%) JSON
2 1 (1.32%) MDX
2 1 (1.32%) REST
2 1 (1.32%) WCF
2 1 (1.32%) WPF
2 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.58%) Credit Risk
3 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) NHS
4 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Unix
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Data Management
2 20 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (22.37%) Analytics
4 16 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 15 (19.74%) ETL
6 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.84%) Data Governance
8 9 (11.84%) Data Modelling
9 8 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
9 8 (10.53%) Visualisation
10 7 (9.21%) Data Architecture
10 7 (9.21%) Data Extraction
11 6 (7.89%) Change Management
11 6 (7.89%) Data Integration
11 6 (7.89%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (7.89%) Migration
12 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
12 5 (6.58%) Open Source
12 5 (6.58%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 49 (64.47%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.26%) Scala
4 3 (3.95%) VBA
5 2 (2.63%) Java
5 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.63%) Python
5 2 (2.63%) R
5 2 (2.63%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.32%) C#
6 1 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.32%) PROC SQL
6 1 (1.32%) Prolog
6 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.63%) ISEB
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.63%) SAS Certification
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) Data Quality
2 8 (10.53%) QA
3 2 (2.63%) IFRS
3 2 (2.63%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Ambari
1 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.79%) Oracle
3 8 (10.53%) Tableau
4 6 (7.89%) Informatica
5 5 (6.58%) CA
5 5 (6.58%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.26%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 2 (2.63%) Netezza
8 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.32%) Cognos
8 1 (1.32%) Google
8 1 (1.32%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.32%) IBM
8 1 (1.32%) Lotus