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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 427 441 461
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 152 112 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.39% 1.08% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 78 27
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£475 £423 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.42% +7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £415 £393
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +5.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £51.25 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +412.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.25 £10.00
% change year-on-year
- +412.50%
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
10903 10376 9047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.16% 21.63% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7254 6734 5575
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 173 219
Average hourly rate £25.00 £34.75 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.05% +32.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.31 £13.50 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -17 45 £450 +5.88% 29
North West +13 36 £500 +42.85% 8
Yorkshire +1 24 £490 +8.88% 7
South East -13 21 £431 +13.48% 10
South West +16 12 £438 +16.66% 4
North East -17 10 £520 +18.18% 4
East Midlands -7 4 £475 +18.75% 5
East of England +7 1 - - 2
Base SAS
UK

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 251 (100.00%) SAS
2 107 (42.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 106 (42.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 104 (41.43%) Finance
5 74 (29.48%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (29.08%) SQL
7 70 (27.89%) Data Warehouse
8 62 (24.70%) ETL
9 42 (16.73%) Banking
10 39 (15.54%) SAS Macro
11 37 (14.74%) UNIX
12 34 (13.55%) Oracle
13 31 (12.35%) Data Analysis
14 27 (10.76%) Data Modelling
15 25 (9.96%) Analytics
16 24 (9.56%) OLAP
17 22 (8.76%) Microsoft
18 21 (8.37%) Data Integration
19 20 (7.97%) Data Extraction
19 20 (7.97%) IBM
19 20 (7.97%) Retail
20 19 (7.57%) Mainframe
21 18 (7.17%) MS Excel
21 18 (7.17%) IBM Mainframe
21 18 (7.17%) Credit Risk
21 18 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
22 17 (6.77%) Windows
23 16 (6.37%) Propensity Modelling
23 16 (6.37%) Marketing
24 15 (5.98%) System Testing

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 251 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.79%) MS Office
2 7 (2.79%) SPSS
3 2 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (42.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 106 (42.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 70 (27.89%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (9.56%) OLAP
5 14 (5.58%) Oracle Database
6 13 (5.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (4.78%) SQL Server
8 10 (3.98%) OLAP Cube
8 10 (3.98%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 9 (3.59%) DB2
10 7 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (2.79%) Data Mining
11 5 (1.99%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.20%) SQLBase
12 3 (1.20%) Big Data
13 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.80%) QlikView
13 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.79%) ERwin
2 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (1.59%) ProC
3 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 104 (41.43%) Finance
2 42 (16.73%) Banking
3 20 (7.97%) Retail
4 16 (6.37%) Marketing
5 10 (3.98%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.59%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.99%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.99%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.20%) Advertising
9 2 (0.80%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.80%) French Language
9 2 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 121 (48.21%) Developer
2 109 (43.43%) SAS Developer
3 62 (24.70%) Analyst
4 37 (14.74%) SAS Analyst
5 20 (7.97%) Data Analyst
6 16 (6.37%) Consultant
7 15 (5.98%) SAS Consultant
8 14 (5.58%) SAS Programmer
8 14 (5.58%) Programmer
9 13 (5.18%) Architect
10 12 (4.78%) Lead Developer
11 11 (4.38%) SAS Administrator
11 11 (4.38%) Administrator
12 9 (3.59%) SAS Architect
12 9 (3.59%) Insight Analyst
13 8 (3.19%) Designer
14 7 (2.79%) Senior Analyst
15 6 (2.39%) SAS Data Analyst
15 6 (2.39%) ETL Developer
15 6 (2.39%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.37%) Data Integration
2 20 (7.97%) Data Extraction
3 19 (7.57%) Mainframe
4 18 (7.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 18 (7.17%) Credit Risk
4 18 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.38%) Algorithms
6 8 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.99%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.59%) Replication
9 2 (0.80%) Social Network
9 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.80%) Physics
9 2 (0.80%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.80%) GIS
10 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.40%) NHS
10 1 (0.40%) Biotechnology
10 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 37 (14.74%) UNIX
2 17 (6.77%) Windows
3 5 (1.99%) Linux
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (29.48%) Business Intelligence
2 62 (24.70%) ETL
3 31 (12.35%) Data Analysis
4 27 (10.76%) Data Modelling
5 25 (9.96%) Analytics
6 16 (6.37%) Propensity Modelling
7 15 (5.98%) System Testing
7 15 (5.98%) Dimensional Modelling
7 15 (5.98%) Validation
8 14 (5.58%) Data Management
8 14 (5.58%) Customer Insight
9 13 (5.18%) Statistical Modelling
10 12 (4.78%) Migration
11 11 (4.38%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.38%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (3.98%) Data Security
13 9 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (3.19%) Visual Analytics
15 7 (2.79%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 73 (29.08%) SQL
2 39 (15.54%) SAS Macro
3 14 (5.58%) VBA
4 13 (5.18%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.79%) REXX
6 6 (2.39%) Java
7 4 (1.59%) PROC SQL
7 4 (1.59%) C
7 4 (1.59%) C#
7 4 (1.59%) C++
8 2 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (3.98%) SAS Certification
2 9 (3.59%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.59%) Degree
3 6 (2.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.58%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.80%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.40%) Basel II
3 1 (0.40%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 34 (13.55%) Oracle
2 22 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.97%) IBM
4 6 (2.39%) Business Objects
4 6 (2.39%) Teradata
5 5 (1.99%) Ab Initio
5 5 (1.99%) Greenplum
6 4 (1.59%) Tableau
7 3 (1.20%) Cognos
8 2 (0.80%) DataFlux
8 2 (0.80%) i2
8 2 (0.80%) Netezza
9 1 (0.40%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.40%) Omniture
9 1 (0.40%) Capita
9 1 (0.40%) Citrix
9 1 (0.40%) Trillium
9 1 (0.40%) Informatica
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Rate: £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
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Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: Up to £375 per day
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London
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
North West England
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: competitive
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