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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 604 486 486
Rank change year-on-year
-118 0
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 52 164 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 1.29% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 119 78
Median daily rate £400 £475 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £556 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.10% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £51.25

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
11835 12719 11781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.70% 23.04% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8036 8289 7508
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 172 200
Median hourly rate £32.50 £23.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.30 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Base SAS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Base SAS Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 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 28 May 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
England -127 48 £400 -15.78% 17
London -44 16 £435 -3.33% 5
Yorkshire -4 12 £400 -17.94% 4
West Yorkshire -12 8 £400 -16.88% 2
North East -46 7 £350 -30.00%
South West -13 6 £450 +2.85% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -50 6 £350 -30.00%
Tyne and Wear -52 6 £350 -30.00%
Swindon +4 5 £450 +2.85%
Wiltshire -5 5 £450 +2.85%
Leeds -13 5 £400 -19.19% 2
East of England +12 4 £550 -
South Yorkshire -3 4 £370 -17.77% 2
Sheffield -16 4 £370 -17.77% 2
City of London +33 3 - - 3
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Croydon -11 2 £420 +18.30%
South East -18 2 £400 -11.11% 4
Bristol -4 1 £375 -1.31% 1
Milton Keynes -5 1 £400 - 2
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £400 -11.11% 3
Hampshire -8 1 - -
Manchester -31 1 £538 +13.15% 2
North West -40 1 £538 +7.50% 2
Wales - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 £550 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Norwich - 1 £550 -

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 142 (100.00%) SAS
2 66 (46.48%) Finance
3 59 (41.55%) SQL
4 41 (28.87%) ETL
5 38 (26.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 38 (26.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 26 (18.31%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (17.61%) Data Modelling
7 25 (17.61%) Banking
8 24 (16.90%) SAS Macro
8 24 (16.90%) Oracle
8 24 (16.90%) Data Integration
9 16 (11.27%) Data Analysis
9 16 (11.27%) Validation
10 15 (10.56%) Credit Risk
10 15 (10.56%) Data Quality
11 14 (9.86%) Windows
11 14 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (9.15%) Informatica
12 13 (9.15%) ERwin
12 13 (9.15%) Marketing
13 12 (8.45%) Data Management
13 12 (8.45%) Analytics
14 11 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (7.75%) SAS Certification
14 11 (7.75%) Unix
14 11 (7.75%) MS Office
15 10 (7.04%) VBA
16 9 (6.34%) Linux
16 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared

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
1 142 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.75%) MS Office
2 3 (2.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 38 (26.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 26 (18.31%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.63%) Data Mining
4 7 (4.93%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.23%) SAS EBI
6 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.52%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (2.82%) DB2
7 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.11%) Big Data
8 3 (2.11%) GIS
8 3 (2.11%) OLAP
8 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.70%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.70%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (9.15%) ERwin
2 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.41%) ProC
General
1 66 (46.48%) Finance
2 25 (17.61%) Banking
3 13 (9.15%) Marketing
4 5 (3.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.11%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.41%) Retail
6 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (42.25%) Developer
2 58 (40.85%) SAS Developer
3 29 (20.42%) Analyst
4 23 (16.20%) SAS Analyst
5 15 (10.56%) Consultant
6 14 (9.86%) Programmer
7 13 (9.15%) SAS Programmer
8 11 (7.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Marketing Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Author
10 8 (5.63%) ETL Developer
10 8 (5.63%) SAS ETL Developer
10 8 (5.63%) Technical Author
11 7 (4.93%) Administrator
11 7 (4.93%) Data Integration Developer
11 7 (4.93%) Integration Developer
11 7 (4.93%) SAS Administrator
11 7 (4.93%) SAS Marketing Analyst
11 7 (4.93%) Tester
12 6 (4.23%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.41%) XML
2 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.90%) Data Integration
2 15 (10.56%) Credit Risk
3 11 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.52%) Life Science
4 5 (3.52%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.11%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.11%) Market Risk
5 3 (2.11%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.41%) New Media
7 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.70%) Informatics
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.86%) Windows
2 11 (7.75%) Unix
3 9 (6.34%) Linux
4 1 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.87%) ETL
2 25 (17.61%) Data Modelling
3 16 (11.27%) Data Analysis
3 16 (11.27%) Validation
4 14 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (8.45%) Analytics
5 12 (8.45%) Data Management
6 8 (5.63%) Data Transformation
6 8 (5.63%) Visual Analytics
7 7 (4.93%) SDLC
8 6 (4.23%) Data Governance
8 6 (4.23%) Metadata Management
8 6 (4.23%) Quality Management
8 6 (4.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (3.52%) Change Control
9 5 (3.52%) CRM
9 5 (3.52%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (3.52%) Migration
9 5 (3.52%) Propensity Modelling
9 5 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (41.55%) SQL
2 24 (16.90%) SAS Macro
3 10 (7.04%) VBA
4 8 (5.63%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.11%) Java
6 2 (1.41%) Lingo
6 2 (1.41%) PROC SQL
7 1 (0.70%) R
7 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.75%) SAS Certification
2 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.52%) ISEB
5 2 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) Degree
6 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.56%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.11%) CDISC
3 2 (1.41%) GCP
4 1 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.11%) Control-M
2 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (16.90%) Oracle
2 13 (9.15%) Informatica
3 8 (5.63%) CA
4 6 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.23%) Teradata
5 5 (3.52%) SAP
6 3 (2.11%) i2
7 2 (1.41%) Adobe
7 2 (1.41%) Omniture
8 1 (0.70%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.70%) Netezza
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