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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 128 148 147
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 10 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.61% 0.68% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
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
623 740 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.36% 22.35% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 540 453
Median daily rate £368 £385 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 9
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +91.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £78.27 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +19 4 £450 +9.09%
Bristol -4 3 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £425 -
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (100.00%) SAS
2 11 (64.71%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (29.41%) Banking
4 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (29.41%) Data Quality
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
5 4 (23.53%) Metadata Management
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) MS Office
5 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) RIA
6 3 (17.65%) Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) JIRA
7 2 (11.76%) Big Data
7 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
7 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Unix

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 17 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (23.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) SAS EBI
5 1 (5.88%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) ProC
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) SAS Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Consultant
3 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SAS Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Data Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Management Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) UAT Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) UAT Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAS Programmer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Statistical Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Unix Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) RIA
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
3 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) Data Governance
2 4 (23.53%) Data Management
2 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) Metadata Management
2 4 (23.53%) Quality Management
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Web Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.88%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Propensity Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau