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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 156 132 117
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -15
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 1 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.69% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 3.38% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 18
Median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
818 859 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.69% 20.50% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 538 471
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £15.90 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £52.47 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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
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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 West region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Web Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Campaign Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (50.00%) SmartFocus
3 2 (50.00%) Alterian
3 2 (50.00%) Unica
3 2 (50.00%) Omniture
3 2 (50.00%) Chordiant
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Epiphany
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) CHAID
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (100.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Web Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Campaign Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Alterian
1 2 (50.00%) Chordiant
1 2 (50.00%) Epiphany
1 2 (50.00%) Omniture