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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 405 425 467
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +42
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 176 127 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.69% 1.19% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 87 47
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£450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £273 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +8.57%
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
10385 10662 9834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.95% 22.77% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7001 6700 6146
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 243 238
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £16.00 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £47.58 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -15 53 £425 +6.25% 10
South West -1 35 £430 +1.17% 3
Yorkshire +9 26 £475 +5.55% 5
North West +5 22 £475 +35.71% 3
North East - 21 £455 - 1
South East -21 20 £325 -13.33% 9
West Midlands -11 2 £468 +24.66%
Base SAS
UK

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 261 (100.00%) SAS
2 136 (52.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 99 (37.93%) Finance
4 98 (37.55%) Business Intelligence
4 98 (37.55%) SQL
5 88 (33.72%) ETL
5 88 (33.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 76 (29.12%) Data Warehouse
7 60 (22.99%) Oracle
8 55 (21.07%) Data Modelling
9 49 (18.77%) SAS Macro
10 32 (12.26%) UNIX
11 31 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (11.88%) Dimensional Modelling
11 31 (11.88%) Analytics
12 30 (11.49%) Banking
13 27 (10.34%) Retail
13 27 (10.34%) Oracle Database
14 24 (9.20%) Data Integration
15 23 (8.81%) Oracle Database 11g
15 23 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (8.81%) OLAP
15 23 (8.81%) PL/SQL
15 23 (8.81%) Informatica
16 21 (8.05%) DB2
17 19 (7.28%) Data Management
17 19 (7.28%) Algorithms
18 18 (6.90%) Marketing
18 18 (6.90%) Data Security
19 17 (6.51%) Change Control

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 261 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (3.07%) MS Office
2 7 (2.68%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.30%) SPSS
3 6 (2.30%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.38%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) BASE24
1 2 (0.77%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.38%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (0.38%) Summit
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.07%) FTP
1 8 (3.07%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (52.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 88 (33.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 76 (29.12%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (10.34%) Oracle Database
5 23 (8.81%) OLAP
5 23 (8.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (8.05%) DB2
7 15 (5.75%) SQL Server
8 13 (4.98%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 11 (4.21%) OLAP Cube
10 8 (3.07%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.30%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.92%) QlikView
13 4 (1.53%) Data Mart
14 3 (1.15%) Big Data
15 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.77%) SQLBase
16 1 (0.38%) MS Access
16 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 99 (37.93%) Finance
2 30 (11.49%) Banking
3 27 (10.34%) Retail
4 18 (6.90%) Marketing
5 7 (2.68%) Retail Banking
6 6 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (50.57%) Developer
2 125 (47.89%) SAS Developer
3 58 (22.22%) Analyst
4 41 (15.71%) SAS Analyst
5 18 (6.90%) SAS Programmer
5 18 (6.90%) Programmer
6 14 (5.36%) Data Analyst
7 12 (4.60%) Consultant
8 11 (4.21%) SAS Consultant
9 9 (3.45%) SAS Data Analyst
10 6 (2.30%) Insight Analyst
11 5 (1.92%) Data Integration Developer
11 5 (1.92%) SAS Administrator
11 5 (1.92%) Data Manager
11 5 (1.92%) Administrator
12 4 (1.53%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (1.53%) Lead Developer
12 4 (1.53%) SAS BI Developer
12 4 (1.53%) Technical Leader
13 3 (1.15%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.36%) ODBC
2 2 (0.77%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.20%) Data Integration
2 23 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.28%) Algorithms
4 11 (4.21%) Credit Risk
5 10 (3.83%) Statistics
6 6 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.53%) Social Network
8 2 (0.77%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.77%) EMV
8 2 (0.77%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.77%) APACS
8 2 (0.77%) Tandem
9 1 (0.38%) DTV
9 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.38%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.38%) FMCG
9 1 (0.38%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.26%) UNIX
2 8 (3.07%) Solaris
3 6 (2.30%) Windows
4 5 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (37.55%) Business Intelligence
2 88 (33.72%) ETL
3 55 (21.07%) Data Modelling
4 31 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (11.88%) Dimensional Modelling
4 31 (11.88%) Analytics
5 19 (7.28%) Data Management
6 18 (6.90%) Data Security
7 17 (6.51%) Change Control
8 14 (5.36%) Release Management
9 13 (4.98%) Validation
9 13 (4.98%) Regression Analysis
9 13 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (4.98%) Time Series Analysis
10 12 (4.60%) Statistical Modelling
11 11 (4.21%) Financial Modelling
11 11 (4.21%) Migration
11 11 (4.21%) Data Analysis
11 11 (4.21%) Configuration Management
12 10 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (37.55%) SQL
2 49 (18.77%) SAS Macro
3 23 (8.81%) PL/SQL
4 12 (4.60%) VBA
5 10 (3.83%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.53%) R
7 1 (0.38%) VB
7 1 (0.38%) C
7 1 (0.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (5.75%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.21%) SAS Certification
3 8 (3.07%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.77%) Degree
5 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.15%) Basel II
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.38%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.38%) FINREP
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 60 (22.99%) Oracle
2 23 (8.81%) Informatica
3 15 (5.75%) Ab Initio
4 9 (3.45%) Cognos
5 5 (1.92%) Business Objects
5 5 (1.92%) Tableau
5 5 (1.92%) Teradata
6 3 (1.15%) SAP
7 1 (0.38%) Trillium
7 1 (0.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.38%) GoldenSource
7 1 (0.38%) Omniture
7 1 (0.38%) Google
7 1 (0.38%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.38%) Unica
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