The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK
Rank 567 525 473
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -52
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 20 105 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.20% 0.92% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 86 102
Median daily rate £438 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £274 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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 across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9975 11378 11123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.24% 22.77% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6666 7649 7244
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 223 166
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.20 £15.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Base SAS within the UK.

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Base SAS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS within the UK.

Base SAS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Base SAS
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England -51 20 £438 +9.37% 10
London 0 8 £448 +11.87% 4
South West +1 4 £420 +5.00%
Wiltshire +6 3 £420 -6.66%
Swindon +2 3 £420 -6.66%
South East -1 3 £525 -4.54% 2
North East -12 3 - -
West Yorkshire -8 2 - - 2
Yorkshire -21 2 - - 2
East Sussex - 2 £525 -
Brighton - 2 £525 -
Berkshire +20 1 - -
Bristol +5 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -19 1 - -

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 67 (100.00%) SAS
2 41 (61.19%) SQL
3 37 (55.22%) Finance
4 31 (46.27%) Analytics
5 28 (41.79%) Credit Risk
6 27 (40.30%) Marketing
7 25 (37.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 25 (37.31%) Big Data
8 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (34.33%) Web Analytics
10 19 (28.36%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (26.87%) Degree
12 16 (23.88%) Banking
13 15 (22.39%) Statistics
14 14 (20.90%) ETL
14 14 (20.90%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (20.90%) Statistical Modelling
14 14 (20.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (17.91%) SAS Macro
16 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
17 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (11.94%) Data Quality
18 7 (10.45%) Data Analysis
18 7 (10.45%) Mathematics
18 7 (10.45%) Logical Data Model
18 7 (10.45%) Physical Data Model
19 6 (8.96%) Customer Insight
19 6 (8.96%) Validation
20 5 (7.46%) Migration

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills 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 67 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (4.48%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) Big Data
1 25 (37.31%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 14 (20.90%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (20.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 5 (7.46%) SAP HANA
4 4 (5.97%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 3 (4.48%) QlikView
5 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.99%) SAS EBI
6 2 (2.99%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (1.49%) DB2
7 1 (1.49%) MS Access
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.49%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) ProC
1 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 37 (55.22%) Finance
2 27 (40.30%) Marketing
3 16 (23.88%) Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Analyst
2 25 (37.31%) Developer
3 23 (34.33%) SAS Developer
4 8 (11.94%) SAS Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Insight Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior SAS Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.48%) Portfolio Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Programmer
8 3 (4.48%) SAS Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) SAS Programmer
9 2 (2.99%) Customer Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Data Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) SAS Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Validation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.79%) Credit Risk
2 19 (28.36%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (22.39%) Statistics
4 7 (10.45%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.46%) Data Integration
5 5 (7.46%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.48%) RIA
7 2 (2.99%) Fintech
7 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.49%) Data Extraction
8 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.49%) Economics
8 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.49%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.49%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Analytics
2 24 (35.82%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (34.33%) Web Analytics
4 14 (20.90%) ETL
4 14 (20.90%) Statistical Modelling
5 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.45%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.45%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (10.45%) Physical Data Model
9 6 (8.96%) Customer Insight
9 6 (8.96%) Validation
10 5 (7.46%) CRM
10 5 (7.46%) Migration
10 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.97%) Actionable Insight
11 4 (5.97%) Campaign Analysis
11 4 (5.97%) CHAID
11 4 (5.97%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) SQL
2 12 (17.91%) SAS Macro
3 5 (7.46%) Python
4 4 (5.97%) R
5 2 (2.99%) Scala
6 1 (1.49%) PROC SQL
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) SAP
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle
2 4 (5.97%) Teradata
3 2 (2.99%) Tableau
4 1 (1.49%) Alterian
4 1 (1.49%) Chordiant
4 1 (1.49%) DataFlux
4 1 (1.49%) Epiphany
4 1 (1.49%) HP
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) Omniture
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