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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 140 119 125
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 16 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.64% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 2.83% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 3
Average daily rate £375 £450 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £350 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +5.88%
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
771 706 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.28% 22.43% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 448 354
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.70 £17.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.40 £67.00 £51.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
Lancashire +1 9 £265 -44.21% 1
Merseyside - 3 £413 -
Manchester -24 2 £425 -5.55% 2
Cheshire - 1 £450 - 4
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 62 (100.00%) SAS
2 38 (61.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 36 (58.06%) Finance
4 19 (30.65%) Banking
5 17 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (27.42%) Unix
6 16 (25.81%) SQL
7 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (20.97%) SAS EBI
8 11 (17.74%) ETL
8 11 (17.74%) Marketing
9 10 (16.13%) System Testing
9 10 (16.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
10 9 (14.52%) Oracle
10 9 (14.52%) Project Management
11 8 (12.90%) ERwin
11 8 (12.90%) Data Analysis
11 8 (12.90%) SAS Macro
12 7 (11.29%) Analytics
12 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
12 7 (11.29%) CA
12 7 (11.29%) Informatica
12 7 (11.29%) DB2
12 7 (11.29%) VBA
13 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
13 6 (9.68%) Retail
13 6 (9.68%) Unica
14 5 (8.06%) Campaign Management
14 5 (8.06%) Retail Banking

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 62 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (61.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 13 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (20.97%) SAS EBI
3 10 (16.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 7 (11.29%) DB2
5 3 (4.84%) OLAP
6 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) ERwin
2 2 (3.23%) TestDirector
General
1 36 (58.06%) Finance
2 19 (30.65%) Banking
3 11 (17.74%) Marketing
4 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
5 6 (9.68%) Retail
6 5 (8.06%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Developer
1 38 (61.29%) SAS Developer
2 21 (33.87%) Analyst
3 19 (30.65%) SAS Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Analyst Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Author
5 7 (11.29%) Technical Author
6 6 (9.68%) Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Developer Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) SAS Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 5 (8.06%) Database Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Marketing Database Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Marketing Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Programmer
9 3 (4.84%) SAS Marketing Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) SAS Programmer
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Administrator
10 2 (3.23%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Data Integration
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.61%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Unix
2 3 (4.84%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (17.74%) ETL
3 10 (16.13%) System Testing
4 9 (14.52%) Data Modelling
4 9 (14.52%) Project Management
5 8 (12.90%) Data Analysis
6 7 (11.29%) Analytics
7 5 (8.06%) Campaign Management
8 3 (4.84%) Propensity Modelling
8 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.23%) Data Security
9 2 (3.23%) Defect Management
9 2 (3.23%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.23%) Statistical Modelling
9 2 (3.23%) Validation
10 1 (1.61%) Change Control
10 1 (1.61%) Release Management
10 1 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.61%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 8 (12.90%) SAS Macro
3 7 (11.29%) VBA
4 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.61%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.61%) SAS Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle
2 7 (11.29%) CA
2 7 (11.29%) Informatica
3 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
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