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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 488 499 452
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -47
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 91 53 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.85% 0.50% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 32 74
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£420 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -6.25%
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
10669 10695 11484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.31% 22.03% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6696 6742 6825
Average daily rate £400 £395 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 187 289
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +29 49 £425 +10.38% 22
South East +23 27 £380 +1.33% 5
Yorkshire +5 7 £420 -6.66% 14
West Midlands - 4 £375 - 8
North West -10 2 £575 +74.24% 10
East Midlands +10 1 - - 1
South West -35 1 £425 +6.25% 7
East of England - - - - 3
Base SAS
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Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 210 (100.00%) SAS
2 96 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (39.05%) SQL
4 68 (32.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 57 (27.14%) Finance
6 52 (24.76%) ETL
7 50 (23.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 49 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
9 47 (22.38%) Analytics
10 46 (21.90%) SAS Macro
11 41 (19.52%) Oracle
12 36 (17.14%) Data Mining
13 34 (16.19%) Data Modelling
14 27 (12.86%) UNIX
15 25 (11.90%) PL/SQL
16 22 (10.48%) Marketing
16 22 (10.48%) Predictive Modelling
17 21 (10.00%) Oracle Database
17 21 (10.00%) Banking
18 20 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (9.52%) Data Integration
19 18 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
19 18 (8.57%) OLAP
20 16 (7.62%) Data Security
20 16 (7.62%) Data Management
20 16 (7.62%) Dimensional Modelling
21 15 (7.14%) Customer Insight
21 15 (7.14%) SQL Server
22 14 (6.67%) Retail
23 13 (6.19%) System Testing

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 210 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (3.33%) SPSS
2 6 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.95%) MS Office
5 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) BASE24
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Magento
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (32.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 50 (23.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 49 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (17.14%) Data Mining
5 21 (10.00%) Oracle Database
6 18 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (8.57%) OLAP
7 15 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 11 (5.24%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 7 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.86%) QlikView
11 5 (2.38%) Big Data
11 5 (2.38%) DB2
12 3 (1.43%) SAP BI
12 3 (1.43%) Data Mart
13 2 (0.95%) Spotfire
13 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Visual Studio
1 3 (1.43%) ERwin
1 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.95%) ProC
General
1 57 (27.14%) Finance
2 22 (10.48%) Marketing
3 21 (10.00%) Banking
4 14 (6.67%) Retail
5 9 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.43%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (51.43%) Developer
2 100 (47.62%) SAS Developer
3 58 (27.62%) Analyst
4 39 (18.57%) SAS Analyst
5 32 (15.24%) SAS Programmer
5 32 (15.24%) Programmer
6 15 (7.14%) Consultant
6 15 (7.14%) SAS Consultant
7 13 (6.19%) Data Analyst
8 9 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (4.29%) SAS BI Developer
9 7 (3.33%) Insight Analyst
9 7 (3.33%) SAS Administrator
9 7 (3.33%) Administrator
10 6 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (2.86%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (2.86%) Data Manager
10 6 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (2.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 5 (2.38%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.95%) HTML
1 2 (0.95%) Web Services
2 1 (0.48%) EDI
2 1 (0.48%) Middleware
2 1 (0.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 6 (2.86%) Credit Risk
2 6 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.38%) EMV
3 5 (2.38%) APACS
3 5 (2.38%) Tandem
4 3 (1.43%) Statistics
5 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.95%) AS400
5 2 (0.95%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.48%) Social Media
6 1 (0.48%) Replication
6 1 (0.48%) DTV
6 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.86%) UNIX
2 10 (4.76%) Linux
3 2 (0.95%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (45.71%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (24.76%) ETL
3 47 (22.38%) Analytics
4 34 (16.19%) Data Modelling
5 22 (10.48%) Predictive Modelling
6 20 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (7.62%) Data Security
7 16 (7.62%) Data Management
7 16 (7.62%) Dimensional Modelling
8 15 (7.14%) Customer Insight
9 13 (6.19%) System Testing
9 13 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (3.81%) CHAID
10 8 (3.81%) Test Strategy
10 8 (3.81%) Statistical Modelling
11 7 (3.33%) Project Management
12 5 (2.38%) CRM
12 5 (2.38%) Performance Testing
12 5 (2.38%) Test Scripting
12 5 (2.38%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 82 (39.05%) SQL
2 46 (21.90%) SAS Macro
3 25 (11.90%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.86%) R
4 6 (2.86%) VBA
5 5 (2.38%) Java
6 2 (0.95%) PHP
6 2 (0.95%) PROC SQL
7 1 (0.48%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (4.76%) SAS Certification
2 7 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.43%) Degree
5 1 (0.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.95%) CDISC
2 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.48%) FINREP
2 1 (0.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.48%) GCP
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.95%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (19.52%) Oracle
2 7 (3.33%) Netezza
3 6 (2.86%) Business Objects
3 6 (2.86%) SAP
4 3 (1.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.43%) Tableau
4 3 (1.43%) Alterian
5 2 (0.95%) Teradata
6 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £220 - £380 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £365 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 27 days ago