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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 467 484 478
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 133 87 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.23% 0.79% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 57 56
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£410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
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
10778 10946 10822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.29% 22.81% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7113 6898 6426
Average daily rate £400 £395 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 213 286
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.80 £47.05 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -24 36 £400 - 23
South West -18 24 £400 - 8
North East -24 18 £450 +9.09% 2
Yorkshire +3 12 £450 - 3
North West -4 12 £463 +32.14% 7
West Midlands -4 12 £381 -19.73% 1
South East -22 12 £301 -19.86% 8
East of England - 9 £225 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Base SAS
UK

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 235 (100.00%) SAS
2 100 (42.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 88 (37.45%) Business Intelligence
4 84 (35.74%) Finance
5 79 (33.62%) SQL
6 69 (29.36%) ETL
7 67 (28.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 60 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
9 52 (22.13%) SAS Macro
10 47 (20.00%) Oracle
11 45 (19.15%) Data Modelling
12 35 (14.89%) UNIX
13 33 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (12.34%) Analytics
15 27 (11.49%) Banking
16 26 (11.06%) Dimensional Modelling
16 26 (11.06%) Data Integration
17 25 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (10.21%) Oracle Database
19 20 (8.51%) PL/SQL
19 20 (8.51%) Data Management
19 20 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
20 19 (8.09%) Algorithms
21 18 (7.66%) Retail
21 18 (7.66%) OLAP
22 17 (7.23%) Informatica
23 16 (6.81%) SAS Certification
23 16 (6.81%) Data Security
24 15 (6.38%) Marketing
24 15 (6.38%) SQL Server

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 235 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (4.26%) MS Office
2 8 (3.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.98%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.98%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.85%) SPSS
5 1 (0.43%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.13%) BASE24
2 1 (0.43%) Summit
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.40%) FTP
1 8 (3.40%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (42.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 67 (28.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 60 (25.53%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (10.21%) Oracle Database
5 20 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (7.66%) OLAP
7 15 (6.38%) SQL Server
8 13 (5.53%) DB2
9 11 (4.68%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 9 (3.83%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (3.40%) Data Mining
12 6 (2.55%) QlikView
13 5 (2.13%) Big Data
14 4 (1.70%) Data Mart
15 2 (0.85%) Spotfire
15 2 (0.85%) SQLBase
15 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
16 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
16 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
16 1 (0.43%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 84 (35.74%) Finance
2 27 (11.49%) Banking
3 18 (7.66%) Retail
4 15 (6.38%) Marketing
5 4 (1.70%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 125 (53.19%) Developer
2 116 (49.36%) SAS Developer
3 62 (26.38%) Analyst
4 42 (17.87%) SAS Analyst
5 22 (9.36%) SAS Programmer
5 22 (9.36%) Programmer
6 15 (6.38%) Consultant
7 14 (5.96%) SAS Consultant
8 9 (3.83%) Insight Analyst
8 9 (3.83%) Data Analyst
9 5 (2.13%) ETL Developer
9 5 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (2.13%) Senior Developer
9 5 (2.13%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (2.13%) Tester
9 5 (2.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
9 5 (2.13%) SAS Insight Analyst
9 5 (2.13%) MI Analyst
10 4 (1.70%) SAS Analyst Programmer
10 4 (1.70%) Senior SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.53%) ODBC
2 2 (0.85%) HTML
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.06%) Data Integration
2 25 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (8.09%) Algorithms
4 11 (4.68%) Statistics
5 8 (3.40%) Credit Risk
6 6 (2.55%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.13%) EMV
7 5 (2.13%) APACS
7 5 (2.13%) Tandem
7 5 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.85%) AS400
9 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.43%) Replication
10 1 (0.43%) DTV
10 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.43%) Social Network
10 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.43%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.89%) UNIX
2 10 (4.26%) Linux
3 8 (3.40%) Solaris
4 5 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (37.45%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (29.36%) ETL
3 45 (19.15%) Data Modelling
4 33 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (12.34%) Analytics
6 26 (11.06%) Dimensional Modelling
7 20 (8.51%) Data Management
8 16 (6.81%) Data Security
9 13 (5.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (5.53%) Change Control
10 11 (4.68%) Customer Insight
11 10 (4.26%) Statistical Modelling
11 10 (4.26%) Test Strategy
12 9 (3.83%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (3.83%) Configuration Management
13 8 (3.40%) Service Delivery
13 8 (3.40%) Change Management
13 8 (3.40%) Validation
13 8 (3.40%) Migration
14 7 (2.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (33.62%) SQL
2 52 (22.13%) SAS Macro
3 20 (8.51%) PL/SQL
4 14 (5.96%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.40%) VBA
6 4 (1.70%) R
7 1 (0.43%) VB
7 1 (0.43%) C
7 1 (0.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (6.81%) SAS Certification
2 14 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.28%) Degree
5 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.85%) Basel II
2 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.43%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) FINREP
2 1 (0.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (20.00%) Oracle
2 17 (7.23%) Informatica
3 9 (3.83%) Ab Initio
3 9 (3.83%) Cognos
4 7 (2.98%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.13%) Tableau
6 3 (1.28%) SAP
7 2 (0.85%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.85%) Teradata
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