The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 96 73 80
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 1 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% 1.12% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 5.38% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £538 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £408
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +16.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £51.25
Base SAS
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
325 316 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.90% 20.84% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 194 149
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.00 £28.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -34.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.50 £17.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £19.50 £61.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Base SAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Base SAS
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) CDISC
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Macro

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) CDISC