The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 124 134 131
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 44 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 0.065% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.50% 0.28% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 2 4
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£440 £575 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.47% +74.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £355 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £795 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.65% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
977 724 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.59% 23.47% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 415 316
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £14.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £67.00 £41.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Base SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Base SAS across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Base SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Base SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS across the North West region.

Base SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Manchester +8 28 £425 -50.00% 5
Lancashire - 12 £440 - 1
Cheshire -8 1 £538 +79.16% 1
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 81 (100.00%) SAS
2 52 (64.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 40 (49.38%) Finance
3 40 (49.38%) UNIX
4 25 (30.86%) System Testing
5 24 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (29.63%) Data Analysis
6 22 (27.16%) IBM Mainframe
6 22 (27.16%) IBM
6 22 (27.16%) Mainframe
6 22 (27.16%) Data Extraction
7 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
7 20 (24.69%) Banking
8 19 (23.46%) SQL
9 18 (22.22%) Data Modelling
9 18 (22.22%) Data Security
9 18 (22.22%) Algorithms
10 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
11 16 (19.75%) Oracle
11 16 (19.75%) PL/SQL
11 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (19.75%) Dimensional Modelling
11 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database
12 14 (17.28%) Configuration Management
13 13 (16.05%) ETL
14 12 (14.81%) Data Integration
15 11 (13.58%) REXX
15 11 (13.58%) Migration
16 10 (12.35%) Validation
16 10 (12.35%) OLAP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 81 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (64.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database
2 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (12.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 10 (12.35%) OLAP
4 9 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
5 8 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.70%) DB2
7 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.47%) SQLBase
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) TestDirector
2 4 (4.94%) ERwin
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 40 (49.38%) Finance
2 20 (24.69%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
3 5 (6.17%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.94%) Marketing
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (65.43%) Developer
2 51 (62.96%) SAS Developer
3 26 (32.10%) Analyst
4 23 (28.40%) SAS Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Test Analyst
5 8 (9.88%) Designer
6 7 (8.64%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Consultant
7 5 (6.17%) SAS Consultant
8 4 (4.94%) SAS Programmer
8 4 (4.94%) Programmer
9 3 (3.70%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Data Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.47%) SAS Data Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) SAS BI Developer
10 2 (2.47%) SAS Analyst Programmer
10 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Mainframe
1 22 (27.16%) IBM Mainframe
1 22 (27.16%) Data Extraction
2 18 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 12 (14.81%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.70%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (49.38%) UNIX
2 8 (9.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) System Testing
2 24 (29.63%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (29.63%) Data Analysis
3 18 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 18 (22.22%) Data Security
4 16 (19.75%) Dimensional Modelling
5 14 (17.28%) Configuration Management
6 13 (16.05%) ETL
7 11 (13.58%) Migration
8 10 (12.35%) Validation
9 9 (11.11%) Analytics
10 4 (4.94%) Project Management
10 4 (4.94%) SDLC
11 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (3.70%) Project Planning
12 2 (2.47%) Test Strategy
13 1 (1.23%) CRM
13 1 (1.23%) Database Marketing
13 1 (1.23%) Inmon Methodology
13 1 (1.23%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.46%) SQL
2 16 (19.75%) PL/SQL
3 11 (13.58%) REXX
4 3 (3.70%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (1.23%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 22 (27.16%) IBM
2 20 (24.69%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.75%) Oracle
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