The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 86 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -13
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 7 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.61% 1.21% 2.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 4.64% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
Average daily rate £350 £540 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% +22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.10% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
Base SAS
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
245 194 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.27% 26.11% 31.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 122 134
Average daily rate £338 £315 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £510 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £35.50 £17.07 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.93% +17.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -34 6 £350 -30.00%
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 8 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (62.50%) SAS Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Informatica
3 4 (50.00%) ERwin
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (12.50%) SAS Macro

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 8 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) ERwin
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAS BI Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SAS Certification
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Informatica
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle