The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank - 57 58
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.14% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.70% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £550 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £440 £384
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +14.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Base SAS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
156 142 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.31% 19.59% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 83 93
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £504 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Base SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Base SAS across the Birmingham region.

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham