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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank - 77 70
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.41% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £500 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +51.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £408
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +16.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00
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
238 283 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.64% 28.41% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 188 100
Median daily rate £413 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £675 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 7
Median hourly rate £22.54 £24.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -41.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 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
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Base 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration