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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 146 181 190
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +9
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 7 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% 0.58% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 14
Average daily rate £325 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £334 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £439 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
856 1211 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.21% 23.56% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 958 1084
Average daily rate £475 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Base SAS across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Base SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (100.00%) SAS
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (46.15%) Data Mining
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
5 5 (38.46%) Banking
5 5 (38.46%) Data Mapping
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Credit Risk
6 3 (23.08%) SAS Macro
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Analytics
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Lingo
7 2 (15.38%) Validation
8 1 (7.69%) GIS
8 1 (7.69%) Marketing
8 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) CRM
8 1 (7.69%) Oracle
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 1 (7.69%) Windows
8 1 (7.69%) Java
8 1 (7.69%) ETL
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 6 (46.15%) Data Mining
2 6 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) SAS Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Campaign Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Campaign Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Credit Risk
1 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Mapping
1 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Visual Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) SAS Macro
3 2 (15.38%) Lingo
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) SAS Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) i2
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle