The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 245 227 234
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 12 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 0.54% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 6
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£313 £375 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.60% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £368 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £390 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.87% +8.10%
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1701 1868 1655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.41% 22.25% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 977 869
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 52 36
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Base SAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Base SAS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Base SAS across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

Base SAS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Base SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Base SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. 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
West Sussex - 3 £350 -
Surrey -16 1 - - 3
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 39 (100.00%) SAS
2 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 20 (51.28%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (48.72%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (46.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 17 (43.59%) SAS Macro
6 14 (35.90%) ETL
7 13 (33.33%) Finance
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle
8 9 (23.08%) SAS Certification
9 8 (20.51%) Release Management
10 7 (17.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
11 6 (15.38%) OLAP
11 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
12 5 (12.82%) Business Objects
12 5 (12.82%) DB2
12 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (10.26%) Logical Data Model
13 4 (10.26%) Physical Data Model
13 4 (10.26%) Analytics
14 3 (7.69%) UNIX
14 3 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (7.69%) QlikView
14 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
14 3 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
15 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
15 2 (5.13%) Windows
15 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 39 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (46.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 7 (17.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (15.38%) OLAP
5 5 (12.82%) DB2
6 3 (7.69%) QlikView
6 3 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Developer
2 25 (64.10%) SAS Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) SAS Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 4 (10.26%) SAS Programmer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior SAS Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) SAS Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Statistical Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
1 1 (2.56%) ODBC
1 1 (2.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.90%) ETL
3 8 (20.51%) Release Management
4 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.26%) Analytics
5 4 (10.26%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (10.26%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Customer Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) CHAID
7 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.56%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.56%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.56%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) SAS Macro
3 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) SAS Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft