The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Base SAS
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
120 159 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.89% 21.52% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 102 109
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £479 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £36.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.91% +109.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £36.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.00 £66.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 £450 -
Base SAS
North West

Base SAS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL