The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Base SAS (SAS Base)
England / South West
Rank 131 138 138
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 10 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.37% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.86% 1.01% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 8
Median daily rate £450 £400 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £339 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £428 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £434
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
539 690 740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.18% 22.86% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 512 543
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.00 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Base SAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Base SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Base SAS within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +12 8 £450 -
Bristol +2 2 £450 +32.35%
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 13 (100.00%) SAS
2 11 (84.62%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 9 (69.23%) Banking
5 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (61.54%) Data Integration
6 7 (53.85%) Data Quality
7 5 (38.46%) Data Validation
7 5 (38.46%) Validation
8 4 (30.77%) ETL
9 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (23.08%) SAS EBI
9 3 (23.08%) IFRS
9 3 (23.08%) IFRS 9
9 3 (23.08%) Retail
9 3 (23.08%) Information Management
9 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (7.69%) Migration
11 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
11 1 (7.69%) HP
11 1 (7.69%) ProC
11 1 (7.69%) PROC SQL
11 1 (7.69%) JIRA
11 1 (7.69%) RIA
11 1 (7.69%) SAS Macro

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 13 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) SAS EBI
3 2 (15.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) ProC
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) SAS Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Data Integration
1 8 (61.54%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Data Validation
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Information Management
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PROC SQL
2 1 (7.69%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) Data Quality
2 3 (23.08%) IFRS
2 3 (23.08%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) HP