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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 52 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.64% 1.30% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.96% 5.81% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
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£470 £465 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% +28.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £431 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +23.21%
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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
135 86 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.57% 22.40% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 48 23
Average daily rate £350 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £465 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £99.10 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.86% +371.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) SAS
2 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (59.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 13 (59.09%) ETL
4 12 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (54.55%) ODBC
5 11 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 9 (40.91%) UNIX
6 9 (40.91%) Informatica
7 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
7 8 (36.36%) Telnet
7 8 (36.36%) Solaris
7 8 (36.36%) MS Office
7 8 (36.36%) FTP
7 8 (36.36%) Statistics
8 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
9 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
9 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (27.27%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
10 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (22.73%) Algorithms
10 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
10 5 (22.73%) SAS Certification
10 5 (22.73%) Data Security
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
12 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
13 1 (4.55%) Data Quality

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
2 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Telnet
1 8 (36.36%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 12 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
1 20 (90.91%) SAS Developer
2 2 (9.09%) SAS Programmer
2 2 (9.09%) Programmer
2 2 (9.09%) SAS BI Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Data Manager
3 1 (4.55%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) SAS Analyst Programmer
3 1 (4.55%) Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Statistics
2 5 (22.73%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) UNIX
2 8 (36.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (59.09%) ETL
3 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
4 6 (27.27%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (22.73%) Data Security
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SAS Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Informatica
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
Newcastle upon Tyne
Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago