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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 435 423 434
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 122 116 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.28% 1.17% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 81 63
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£440 £440 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9553 9936 9346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.96% 22.28% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6304 6199 5809
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 194 221
Average hourly rate £31.25 £28.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.60% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £15.40 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
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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
London -14 49 £425 -5.55% 27
Yorkshire +8 20 £475 +15.15% 3
North West +13 19 £458 +30.71% 5
South East -7 14 £400 +88.23% 25
South West -14 14 £450 +5.88% 11
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Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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
2 148 (56.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 97 (37.02%) Business Intelligence
4 96 (36.64%) SQL
4 96 (36.64%) Finance
4 96 (36.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 84 (32.06%) ETL
6 80 (30.53%) Data Warehouse
7 62 (23.66%) Oracle
8 49 (18.70%) Data Modelling
9 47 (17.94%) SAS Macro
10 31 (11.83%) Dimensional Modelling
10 31 (11.83%) Analytics
11 29 (11.07%) Banking
11 29 (11.07%) Retail
11 29 (11.07%) UNIX
12 26 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (9.16%) Oracle Database
14 23 (8.78%) Oracle Database 11g
14 23 (8.78%) OLAP
14 23 (8.78%) PL/SQL
14 23 (8.78%) Informatica
15 22 (8.40%) DB2
15 22 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (8.02%) Data Integration
16 21 (8.02%) Marketing
17 19 (7.25%) Algorithms
18 18 (6.87%) Data Management
18 18 (6.87%) Data Security
19 17 (6.49%) Change Control

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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
Applications
1 8 (3.05%) MS Office
2 7 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.91%) SPSS
5 3 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Summit
2 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.38%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.05%) FTP
1 8 (3.05%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (56.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 96 (36.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 80 (30.53%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (9.16%) Oracle Database
5 23 (8.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 23 (8.78%) OLAP
6 22 (8.40%) DB2
7 14 (5.34%) SQL Server
8 13 (4.96%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 10 (3.82%) OLAP Cube
10 9 (3.44%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.29%) Data Mining
12 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.15%) QlikView
12 3 (1.15%) Big Data
13 2 (0.76%) SQLBase
14 1 (0.38%) MS Access
14 1 (0.38%) Data Mart
14 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.38%) ProC
General
1 96 (36.64%) Finance
2 29 (11.07%) Banking
2 29 (11.07%) Retail
3 21 (8.02%) Marketing
4 8 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.05%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 129 (49.24%) Developer
2 124 (47.33%) SAS Developer
3 58 (22.14%) Analyst
4 40 (15.27%) SAS Analyst
5 17 (6.49%) Programmer
5 17 (6.49%) SAS Programmer
6 15 (5.73%) Consultant
7 14 (5.34%) SAS Consultant
8 13 (4.96%) Data Analyst
9 9 (3.44%) SAS Data Analyst
10 8 (3.05%) Insight Analyst
11 5 (1.91%) Administrator
11 5 (1.91%) SAS Administrator
11 5 (1.91%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (1.91%) Data Manager
11 5 (1.91%) Data Integration Developer
12 4 (1.53%) SAS BI Developer
12 4 (1.53%) SAS Architect
12 4 (1.53%) Technical Leader
12 4 (1.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.34%) ODBC
2 1 (0.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.02%) Data Integration
3 19 (7.25%) Algorithms
4 10 (3.82%) Credit Risk
5 8 (3.05%) Statistics
6 4 (1.53%) Social Network
6 4 (1.53%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.15%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.15%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.76%) Physics
8 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.38%) DTV
9 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.38%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.07%) UNIX
2 10 (3.82%) Windows
3 8 (3.05%) Solaris
4 2 (0.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (37.02%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (32.06%) ETL
3 49 (18.70%) Data Modelling
4 31 (11.83%) Dimensional Modelling
4 31 (11.83%) Analytics
5 26 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (6.87%) Data Management
6 18 (6.87%) Data Security
7 17 (6.49%) Change Control
7 17 (6.49%) Statistical Modelling
8 15 (5.73%) Regression Analysis
8 15 (5.73%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (5.73%) Time Series Analysis
9 14 (5.34%) Release Management
10 13 (4.96%) Validation
11 11 (4.20%) Data Analysis
11 11 (4.20%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.20%) Financial Modelling
11 11 (4.20%) Propensity Modelling
11 11 (4.20%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 96 (36.64%) SQL
2 47 (17.94%) SAS Macro
3 23 (8.78%) PL/SQL
4 14 (5.34%) VBA
5 9 (3.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.38%) VB
6 1 (0.38%) C
6 1 (0.38%) R
6 1 (0.38%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (5.73%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.34%) SAS Certification
3 8 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.91%) Degree
5 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.15%) Basel II
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.38%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 62 (23.66%) Oracle
2 23 (8.78%) Informatica
3 15 (5.73%) Ab Initio
4 9 (3.44%) Cognos
5 6 (2.29%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.53%) Tableau
6 4 (1.53%) Teradata
7 3 (1.15%) SAP
8 2 (0.76%) Omniture
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.38%) Trillium
9 1 (0.38%) Google
9 1 (0.38%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.38%) Unica
9 1 (0.38%) GoldenSource
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