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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 59 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 7 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.91% - 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.52% - 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
155 154 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.05% 23.40% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 111 91
Average daily rate £361 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.86% +15.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Base SAS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Base SAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Base SAS.

1 9 (100.00%) SAS
2 6 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Security
4 2 (22.22%) AS400
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) SQL

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Base SAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Base SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) ETL Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) MI Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) AS400
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Security
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects