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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 466 426 419
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -7
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 98 121 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.97% 1.19% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 82 71
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£430 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £425 £369
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +15.25%
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
10090 10180 9142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.19% 22.25% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6588 6296 5611
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 173 211
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -65 33 £425 -5.55% 23
Yorkshire +3 21 £500 +19.04% 14
South East -22 16 £400 - 25
North West -5 13 £350 -2.43% 20
South West -19 9 £501 +21.51% 7
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Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 264 (100.00%) SAS
2 154 (58.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 101 (38.26%) Finance
3 101 (38.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 96 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 96 (36.36%) SQL
5 79 (29.92%) ETL
6 75 (28.41%) Data Warehouse
7 61 (23.11%) Oracle
8 42 (15.91%) Data Modelling
9 41 (15.53%) SAS Macro
10 32 (12.12%) Analytics
11 29 (10.98%) Retail
11 29 (10.98%) UNIX
12 28 (10.61%) Banking
13 26 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (9.85%) Dimensional Modelling
14 24 (9.09%) Oracle Database
14 24 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (8.71%) Oracle Database 11g
15 23 (8.71%) PL/SQL
16 22 (8.33%) DB2
16 22 (8.33%) Marketing
17 19 (7.20%) Data Management
17 19 (7.20%) OLAP
17 19 (7.20%) Statistical Modelling
17 19 (7.20%) Algorithms
18 18 (6.82%) Informatica
18 18 (6.82%) Data Security
19 16 (6.06%) Validation

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 264 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (3.03%) MS Office
1 8 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.27%) SPSS
2 6 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.38%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.38%) Summit
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.03%) FTP
1 8 (3.03%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (58.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 101 (38.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 75 (28.41%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 23 (8.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (8.33%) DB2
7 19 (7.20%) OLAP
8 16 (6.06%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 11 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
10 10 (3.79%) SQL Server
11 9 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (2.27%) Data Mining
13 3 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.14%) QlikView
13 3 (1.14%) Big Data
14 2 (0.76%) SQLBase
15 1 (0.38%) Data Mart
15 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.38%) MS Access
15 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.76%) ProC
General
1 101 (38.26%) Finance
2 29 (10.98%) Retail
3 28 (10.61%) Banking
4 22 (8.33%) Marketing
5 10 (3.79%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 128 (48.48%) Developer
2 124 (46.97%) SAS Developer
3 58 (21.97%) Analyst
4 40 (15.15%) SAS Analyst
5 15 (5.68%) Data Analyst
6 14 (5.30%) Consultant
6 14 (5.30%) Programmer
6 14 (5.30%) SAS Programmer
7 13 (4.92%) SAS Consultant
8 11 (4.17%) SAS Data Analyst
9 10 (3.79%) SAS Administrator
9 10 (3.79%) Administrator
10 8 (3.03%) Insight Analyst
11 5 (1.89%) Data Integration Developer
11 5 (1.89%) SAS Architect
11 5 (1.89%) Architect
11 5 (1.89%) Data Manager
12 4 (1.52%) Technical Leader
12 4 (1.52%) Lead Developer
12 4 (1.52%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.30%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.20%) Algorithms
3 16 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 12 (4.55%) Credit Risk
5 8 (3.03%) Statistics
6 4 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.52%) Social Network
7 3 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.14%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.76%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.76%) Physics
9 1 (0.38%) DTV
9 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.38%) FMCG
9 1 (0.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.98%) UNIX
2 14 (5.30%) Windows
3 8 (3.03%) Solaris
4 3 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (29.92%) ETL
3 42 (15.91%) Data Modelling
4 32 (12.12%) Analytics
5 26 (9.85%) Dimensional Modelling
5 26 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (7.20%) Data Management
6 19 (7.20%) Statistical Modelling
7 18 (6.82%) Data Security
8 16 (6.06%) Validation
8 16 (6.06%) Regression Analysis
8 16 (6.06%) Change Control
8 16 (6.06%) Customer Insight
8 16 (6.06%) Time Series Analysis
9 14 (5.30%) Data Analysis
9 14 (5.30%) Release Management
10 13 (4.92%) Propensity Modelling
11 12 (4.55%) Financial Modelling
11 12 (4.55%) Migration
12 11 (4.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (36.36%) SQL
2 41 (15.53%) SAS Macro
3 23 (8.71%) PL/SQL
4 15 (5.68%) VBA
5 9 (3.41%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.14%) C
7 2 (0.76%) C#
7 2 (0.76%) C++
7 2 (0.76%) Java
7 2 (0.76%) PROC SQL
8 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.92%) SAS Certification
3 8 (3.03%) Degree
3 8 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.14%) Basel II
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 61 (23.11%) Oracle
2 18 (6.82%) Informatica
3 10 (3.79%) Ab Initio
4 6 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 5 (1.89%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.52%) Cognos
6 4 (1.52%) Teradata
6 4 (1.52%) Tableau
7 3 (1.14%) SAP
8 2 (0.76%) Omniture
9 1 (0.38%) Google
9 1 (0.38%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.38%) Unica
9 1 (0.38%) Trillium
9 1 (0.38%) GoldenSource
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