The first table below looks at the demand for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 441 418 521
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +103
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 149 85 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.33% 0.91% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 48 39
Average daily rate £440 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £429 £571
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £51.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11223 9332 11068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.86% 21.66% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7185 5814 6416
Average daily rate £394 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.89% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 190 228
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.25 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Base SAS
UK

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in England

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in England

Base SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Base SAS across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Base SAS Daily Rate Histogram in England

Base SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS across the England region.

Base SAS Hourly Rate Trend in England

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +6 82 £450 +28.57% 20
South East -9 20 £380 -1.93% 11
Yorkshire -6 15 £450 - 5
North West -17 6 £350 -12.50% 13
South West -18 6 £413 +37.50% 12
West Midlands - - - - 3
East of England - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Base SAS
UK

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 262 (100.00%) SAS
2 151 (57.63%) Business Intelligence
3 113 (43.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 97 (37.02%) SQL
5 73 (27.86%) Analytics
6 72 (27.48%) Data Warehouse
6 72 (27.48%) ETL
7 70 (26.72%) Data Mining
8 60 (22.90%) Finance
9 50 (19.08%) Predictive Modelling
10 47 (17.94%) SAS Macro
10 47 (17.94%) Oracle
11 42 (16.03%) Data Modelling
12 40 (15.27%) OLAP
13 37 (14.12%) UNIX
14 28 (10.69%) Marketing
15 26 (9.92%) PL/SQL
16 25 (9.54%) System Testing
17 21 (8.02%) Data Management
17 21 (8.02%) Data Integration
18 20 (7.63%) Banking
19 19 (7.25%) Dimensional Modelling
20 18 (6.87%) Oracle Database
21 17 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
21 17 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
22 16 (6.11%) Data Security
23 15 (5.73%) SQL Server
24 14 (5.34%) Risk Management
24 14 (5.34%) Migration
25 13 (4.96%) CRM

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 262 (100.00%) SAS
2 1 (0.38%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (3.05%) SPSS
2 5 (1.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.53%) MS Office
3 4 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Magento
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) Intranet
1 1 (0.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (43.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 72 (27.48%) Data Warehouse
3 70 (26.72%) Data Mining
4 40 (15.27%) OLAP
5 18 (6.87%) Oracle Database
6 17 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (5.73%) SQL Server
8 12 (4.58%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 6 (2.29%) DB2
10 4 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.53%) SAP BI
11 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.76%) Big Data
12 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.38%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (1.91%) ERwin
2 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.76%) ProC
4 1 (0.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.38%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.38%) PVCS
General
1 60 (22.90%) Finance
2 28 (10.69%) Marketing
3 20 (7.63%) Banking
4 9 (3.44%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.29%) Advertising
6 5 (1.91%) Retail
7 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 154 (58.78%) Developer
2 152 (58.02%) SAS Developer
3 52 (19.85%) Analyst
4 35 (13.36%) SAS Analyst
5 24 (9.16%) SAS BI Developer
5 24 (9.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 22 (8.40%) Programmer
6 22 (8.40%) SAS Programmer
7 18 (6.87%) Consultant
8 17 (6.49%) SAS Consultant
9 13 (4.96%) Data Analyst
10 10 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (2.67%) Analyst Developer
12 6 (2.29%) Administrator
12 6 (2.29%) SAS Administrator
12 6 (2.29%) Senior SAS Analyst
13 5 (1.91%) Marketing Data Analyst
13 5 (1.91%) Marketing Analyst
13 5 (1.91%) SAS Analyst Programmer
13 5 (1.91%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.67%) Middleware
1 7 (2.67%) Web Services
2 5 (1.91%) .NET
3 2 (0.76%) ODBC
4 1 (0.38%) MapReduce
4 1 (0.38%) EDI
4 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.02%) Data Integration
2 4 (1.53%) Clustering
2 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
2 4 (1.53%) Credit Risk
2 4 (1.53%) Social Network
3 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
4 2 (0.76%) Mainframe
4 2 (0.76%) Statistics
4 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.38%) FMCG
5 1 (0.38%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.38%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.12%) UNIX
2 9 (3.44%) Windows
2 9 (3.44%) Linux
3 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (57.63%) Business Intelligence
2 73 (27.86%) Analytics
3 72 (27.48%) ETL
4 50 (19.08%) Predictive Modelling
5 42 (16.03%) Data Modelling
6 25 (9.54%) System Testing
7 21 (8.02%) Data Management
8 19 (7.25%) Dimensional Modelling
9 17 (6.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (6.11%) Data Security
11 14 (5.34%) Risk Management
11 14 (5.34%) Migration
12 13 (4.96%) CRM
13 11 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (3.82%) Direct Marketing
15 9 (3.44%) Customer Insight
16 8 (3.05%) Configuration Management
16 8 (3.05%) Data Analysis
17 7 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
18 6 (2.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 97 (37.02%) SQL
2 47 (17.94%) SAS Macro
3 26 (9.92%) PL/SQL
4 11 (4.20%) VBA
5 7 (2.67%) C++
6 5 (1.91%) R
6 5 (1.91%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.91%) Java
7 4 (1.53%) C
7 4 (1.53%) C#
7 4 (1.53%) Python
7 4 (1.53%) MATLAB
8 2 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (4.20%) Degree
2 6 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.53%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.15%) CDISC
2 2 (0.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (17.94%) Oracle
2 12 (4.58%) Business Objects
3 9 (3.44%) Netezza
4 7 (2.67%) Alterian
4 7 (2.67%) SAP
5 6 (2.29%) Informatica
6 5 (1.91%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.91%) Progress
7 2 (0.76%) Sybase
7 2 (0.76%) IBM
7 2 (0.76%) Mapinfo
7 2 (0.76%) Teradata
8 1 (0.38%) 29West
8 1 (0.38%) VMware
8 1 (0.38%) JD Edwards
Manchester, Lancashire
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago