The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 31 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.82% - 2.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.69% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
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£420 - £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 - £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.30% +2.00%
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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
64 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 38.79% 13.10% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 15 19
Average daily rate £463 £350 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Base SAS across the Halifax region.

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Macro
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft