The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 499 474 458
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -16
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 97 120 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.92% 1.17% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 96 82
Average daily rate £413 £439 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.98% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £487
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
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10528 10268 10541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.31% 21.81% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7161 6733 6520
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 163 222
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £15.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £51.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 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
Yorkshire -19 27 £400 -15.78% 11
London -11 24 £463 +8.82% 21
South East +23 20 £550 +37.50% 2
North West -22 16 £375 -16.66% 4
South West +1 7 £400 -15.34%
East Midlands - 2 £475 -
East of England +2 1 - - 5
West Midlands -14 1 £338 -26.63% 2
North East -21 1 £400 -14.89%
Midlands - 1 - -
Base SAS
UK

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 268 (100.00%) SAS
2 158 (58.96%) Finance
3 99 (36.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 81 (30.22%) SQL
5 68 (25.37%) Data Warehouse
6 64 (23.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 56 (20.90%) ETL
8 55 (20.52%) Business Intelligence
9 45 (16.79%) SAS EBI
10 41 (15.30%) Unix
11 37 (13.81%) Banking
12 36 (13.43%) Analytics
13 34 (12.69%) SAS Macro
14 33 (12.31%) Data Integration
15 30 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (10.82%) Credit Risk
16 29 (10.82%) Migration
17 28 (10.45%) Marketing
18 26 (9.70%) Data Modelling
19 25 (9.33%) Data Analysis
20 24 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
21 23 (8.58%) Linux
21 23 (8.58%) Oracle
22 22 (8.21%) Data Quality
23 18 (6.72%) SAS Enterprise Miner
23 18 (6.72%) SAS Certification
23 18 (6.72%) Project Management
24 14 (5.22%) Mainframe
24 14 (5.22%) OLAP
25 13 (4.85%) Data Management

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 268 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.10%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.24%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (36.94%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 68 (25.37%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (23.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 45 (16.79%) SAS EBI
5 18 (6.72%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 14 (5.22%) OLAP
7 9 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (3.36%) Data Mining
8 8 (2.99%) OLAP Cube
8 8 (2.99%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.61%) DB2
10 6 (2.24%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.24%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.24%) Impala
11 5 (1.87%) SQL Server
11 5 (1.87%) SQLBase
12 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 2 (0.75%) Data Mart
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (3.36%) ERwin
2 2 (0.75%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 158 (58.96%) Finance
2 37 (13.81%) Banking
3 28 (10.45%) Marketing
4 10 (3.73%) Retail
5 9 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.87%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) German Language
8 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 151 (56.34%) Developer
2 146 (54.48%) SAS Developer
3 72 (26.87%) Analyst
4 54 (20.15%) SAS Analyst
5 40 (14.93%) Programmer
5 40 (14.93%) SAS Programmer
6 18 (6.72%) Analyst Developer
6 18 (6.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 15 (5.60%) Administrator
7 15 (5.60%) Consultant
7 15 (5.60%) Data Integration Developer
7 15 (5.60%) Integration Developer
7 15 (5.60%) SAS Administrator
8 14 (5.22%) Data Analyst
8 14 (5.22%) ETL Developer
8 14 (5.22%) SAS Consultant
9 13 (4.85%) Architect
9 13 (4.85%) Developer Analyst
10 12 (4.48%) SAS Architect
11 11 (4.10%) SAS ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.87%) Web Services
2 2 (0.75%) XML
3 1 (0.37%) .NET
3 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.31%) Data Integration
2 30 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (10.82%) Credit Risk
4 14 (5.22%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.87%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.12%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.12%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.12%) Graphic Design
7 3 (1.12%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.12%) Replication
8 2 (0.75%) New Media
9 1 (0.37%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.37%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.37%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.37%) Informatics
9 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (15.30%) Unix
2 23 (8.58%) Linux
3 11 (4.10%) AIX
4 9 (3.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (20.90%) ETL
2 55 (20.52%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (13.43%) Analytics
4 29 (10.82%) Migration
5 26 (9.70%) Data Modelling
6 25 (9.33%) Data Analysis
7 24 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (6.72%) Project Management
9 13 (4.85%) Data Management
10 12 (4.48%) Validation
11 11 (4.10%) Risk Management
11 11 (4.10%) System Testing
12 10 (3.73%) Change Control
13 9 (3.36%) Visual Analytics
14 8 (2.99%) Data Mapping
15 7 (2.61%) Anti-Money Laundering
15 7 (2.61%) Customer Segmentation
15 7 (2.61%) Inmon Methodology
15 7 (2.61%) Propensity Modelling
15 7 (2.61%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 81 (30.22%) SQL
2 34 (12.69%) SAS Macro
3 13 (4.85%) VBA
4 11 (4.10%) R
5 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.87%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.75%) Lingo
7 1 (0.37%) C#
7 1 (0.37%) Java
7 1 (0.37%) REXX
7 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (6.72%) SAS Certification
2 13 (4.85%) Degree
3 11 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.37%) HNC
7 1 (0.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.21%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.37%) Basel II
2 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 10 (3.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (8.58%) Oracle
2 13 (4.85%) Informatica
3 9 (3.36%) CA
3 9 (3.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.99%) Teradata
5 6 (2.24%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.75%) Adobe
6 2 (0.75%) IBM
6 2 (0.75%) Omniture
7 1 (0.37%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.37%) i2
London
iKas International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
England
Churchill Frank International
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Bromley
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago