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 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 137 144 113
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -31
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 3 7 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.22% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.51% 0.92% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 16
Median daily rate £400 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £385 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £480 £506
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
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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
588 757 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.70% 23.72% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 585 492
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 29
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.74% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £22.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £50.00
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Base SAS across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Base SAS Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 2 £410 -0.60%
Gloucestershire +3 1 £225 -55.00%
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South 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 South West region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 18 (100.00%) SAS
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
5 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) HP
6 4 (22.22%) JIRA
6 4 (22.22%) RIA
7 3 (16.67%) Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) Validation
8 2 (11.11%) Retail
8 2 (11.11%) Data Management
8 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
8 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.11%) MS Office
8 2 (11.11%) Unix
8 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
8 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk

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 18 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 6 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (5.56%) SAS EBI
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Spotfire
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) ProC
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (5.56%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) SAS Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) SAS Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Data Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAS Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Statistical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) RIA
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Metadata Management
5 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Propensity Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau