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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 580 494 490
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -4
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 67 146 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% 1.14% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 105 96
Median daily rate £400 £475 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £562 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £408
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +16.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00

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
12131 12763 12597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.82% 22.87% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8221 8220 7924
Median daily rate £425 £400 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 168 219
Median hourly rate £34.25 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £15.35 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

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 3 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 3 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
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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 -102 63 £415 -12.63% 17
London -44 23 £450 -7.69% 9
Yorkshire -6 17 £394 -19.64% 5
West Yorkshire +9 15 £400 -17.09% 4
Leeds -5 9 £400 -20.00% 4
North East -38 7 £350 -35.18%
South West -7 6 £450 -
Tyne and Wear -35 6 £350 -30.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 6 £350 -30.00%
Swindon +7 5 £450 -
Wiltshire +1 5 £450 -
South East -12 5 £406 +3.17% 2
City of London +30 4 £550 +22.22% 3
South Yorkshire -5 3 £366 -20.81% 1
Sheffield -16 3 £366 -20.81% 1
East of England +5 2 £550 -
Hampshire 0 2 £413 - 1
North West -40 2 £494 -1.25% 1
Croydon - 2 £420 -
Northamptonshire +11 1 £700 +53.42%
Northampton +6 1 £700 +60.00%
East Midlands +6 1 £700 +53.42%
Buckinghamshire +4 1 £400 +10.34%
Bristol +2 1 £375 -2.59%
Hook +1 1 £413 -
Lancashire +1 1 £450 -19.28%
Milton Keynes -6 1 £400 +6.66%
Manchester -21 1 £538 +19.44%
Berkshire - 1 £400 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 168 (100.00%) SAS
2 86 (51.19%) Finance
3 65 (38.69%) SQL
4 44 (26.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 42 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 41 (24.40%) ETL
7 33 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (16.07%) Banking
9 25 (14.88%) Data Modelling
9 25 (14.88%) Data Integration
9 25 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (14.29%) SAS Macro
10 24 (14.29%) Data Quality
11 23 (13.69%) Data Analysis
12 22 (13.10%) Oracle
12 22 (13.10%) Analytics
13 19 (11.31%) Credit Risk
14 17 (10.12%) Validation
15 16 (9.52%) Marketing
15 16 (9.52%) MS Office
15 16 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (7.74%) Informatica
16 13 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (7.14%) ERwin
18 11 (6.55%) Security Cleared
19 10 (5.95%) Visual Analytics
19 10 (5.95%) SAS EBI
19 10 (5.95%) Data Management
19 10 (5.95%) SAS Certification
19 10 (5.95%) Windows

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
1 168 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (9.52%) MS Office
2 6 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.60%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (26.19%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 42 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 33 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.95%) SAS EBI
5 9 (5.36%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 8 (4.76%) Data Mining
6 8 (4.76%) OLAP
7 6 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
7 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.98%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.98%) SQLBase
9 4 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.79%) Big Data
10 3 (1.79%) DB2
10 3 (1.79%) GIS
10 3 (1.79%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.60%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (7.14%) ERwin
2 3 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.19%) ProC
General
1 86 (51.19%) Finance
2 27 (16.07%) Banking
3 16 (9.52%) Marketing
4 3 (1.79%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.79%) Retail
4 3 (1.79%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 68 (40.48%) Developer
2 66 (39.29%) SAS Developer
3 44 (26.19%) Analyst
4 29 (17.26%) SAS Analyst
5 18 (10.71%) Programmer
6 17 (10.12%) Consultant
6 17 (10.12%) SAS Programmer
7 13 (7.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
8 12 (7.14%) Administrator
8 12 (7.14%) SAS Administrator
9 11 (6.55%) Data Analyst
10 9 (5.36%) Architect
10 9 (5.36%) Marketing Analyst
11 8 (4.76%) Author
11 8 (4.76%) Data Integration Developer
11 8 (4.76%) Integration Developer
11 8 (4.76%) SAS Architect
11 8 (4.76%) Technical Author
12 7 (4.17%) SAS ETL Developer
12 7 (4.17%) SAS Marketing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.19%) Web Services
1 2 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
1 25 (14.88%) Data Integration
2 19 (11.31%) Credit Risk
3 6 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.79%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.79%) Life Science
4 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.79%) Market Risk
4 3 (1.79%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.19%) New Media
6 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.60%) Informatics
6 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.95%) Windows
2 9 (5.36%) Linux
3 8 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.40%) ETL
2 25 (14.88%) Data Modelling
3 23 (13.69%) Data Analysis
4 22 (13.10%) Analytics
5 17 (10.12%) Validation
6 16 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (7.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (5.95%) Data Management
8 10 (5.95%) Visual Analytics
9 9 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (4.76%) Data Transformation
11 7 (4.17%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 7 (4.17%) Customer Segmentation
11 7 (4.17%) Project Management
11 7 (4.17%) Risk Management
12 6 (3.57%) CRM
12 6 (3.57%) Data Governance
12 6 (3.57%) Metadata Management
12 6 (3.57%) Propensity Modelling
12 6 (3.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (38.69%) SQL
2 24 (14.29%) SAS Macro
3 10 (5.95%) VBA
4 6 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.79%) Java
6 2 (1.19%) Lingo
6 2 (1.19%) PROC SQL
7 1 (0.60%) R
7 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (6.55%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.95%) SAS Certification
3 8 (4.76%) Degree
4 6 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.38%) ISEB
6 2 (1.19%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.60%) CDISC
2 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (1.19%) Control-M
2 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (13.10%) Oracle
2 13 (7.74%) Informatica
3 8 (4.76%) CA
4 6 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.98%) Teradata
6 3 (1.79%) i2
6 3 (1.79%) SAP
7 2 (1.19%) Adobe
7 2 (1.19%) Omniture
8 1 (0.60%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.60%) Netezza
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