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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 124 75 50
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -25
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.066% 0.43% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 1.79% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50
Base SAS
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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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
331 224 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.91% 24.14% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 152 73
Median daily rate £325 £365 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +11.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 2 1
Median hourly rate £32.66 £27.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.94% -16.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 8 (100.00%) SAS
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) SAS Certification
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Informatica
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) ERwin
3 4 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) SPSS
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) ERwin
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
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%) Credit Risk Modeller
3 1 (12.50%) SAS BI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SAS Certification
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
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