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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 118 134 112
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 38 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.98% 0.19% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.36% 0.97% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 5
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£500 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £322 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £429 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £384
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +10.74%
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
871 619 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.54% 19.55% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 356 289
Average daily rate £400 £340 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £450 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 20
Average hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +41.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £17.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £157.50 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +9 19 £450 +10.76% 2
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (100.00%) SAS
2 33 (53.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 29 (46.77%) SQL
4 28 (45.16%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (35.48%) Data Modelling
5 22 (35.48%) Oracle
5 22 (35.48%) PL/SQL
5 22 (35.48%) Finance
5 22 (35.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (35.48%) Oracle Database
6 21 (33.87%) Dimensional Modelling
6 21 (33.87%) UNIX
7 20 (32.26%) Algorithms
8 19 (30.65%) Data Security
9 18 (29.03%) Data Extraction
9 18 (29.03%) IBM Mainframe
9 18 (29.03%) IBM
9 18 (29.03%) Mainframe
10 15 (24.19%) System Testing
11 13 (20.97%) Data Analysis
12 10 (16.13%) Migration
12 10 (16.13%) Configuration Management
13 9 (14.52%) Banking
14 7 (11.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 7 (11.29%) ETL
14 7 (11.29%) REXX
14 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
15 6 (9.68%) Informatica
16 5 (8.06%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (53.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 22 (35.48%) Oracle Database
2 22 (35.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (11.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.84%) OLAP
7 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.23%) SQLBase
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.61%) ERwin
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (74.19%) Developer
2 44 (70.97%) SAS Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) SAS Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Designer
6 5 (8.06%) SAS Programmer
6 5 (8.06%) Programmer
7 4 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (6.45%) SAS Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.84%) SAS BI Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) Architect
10 1 (1.61%) Database Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) Marketing Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) Database Marketing Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) SAS Architect
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Algorithms
2 18 (29.03%) Mainframe
2 18 (29.03%) IBM Mainframe
2 18 (29.03%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (35.48%) Data Modelling
3 21 (33.87%) Dimensional Modelling
4 19 (30.65%) Data Security
5 15 (24.19%) System Testing
6 13 (20.97%) Data Analysis
7 10 (16.13%) Configuration Management
7 10 (16.13%) Migration
8 7 (11.29%) ETL
9 5 (8.06%) Validation
10 4 (6.45%) Data Governance
11 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (3.23%) Test Strategy
13 1 (1.61%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) SQL
2 22 (35.48%) PL/SQL
3 7 (11.29%) REXX
4 5 (8.06%) VBA
5 2 (3.23%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
2 18 (29.03%) IBM
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.68%) Informatica
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