The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 161 191 201
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +10
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 4 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 0.50% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Median daily rate £550 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £372 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £530
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
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
866 1411 1459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.82% 25.71% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 1116 1073
Median daily rate £475 £450 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.77% +63.63%
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 the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

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 City of London region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 9 (100.00%) SAS
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 6 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Data Mapping
3 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
3 4 (44.44%) SAS Macro
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Big Data
5 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
5 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (22.22%) GIS
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) i2
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) Lingo

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 6 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (66.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) GIS
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Programmer
1 3 (33.33%) SAS Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Campaign Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Credit Risk
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Mapping
1 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Visual Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) SAS Macro
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) i2
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle