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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Base SAS (SAS Base)
UK
Rank 576 535 524
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -11
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 26 92 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.26% 0.79% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 80 81
Median daily rate £450 £413 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £292 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £434
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.89%
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
10011 11624 11657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.36% 22.35% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6802 7829 7509
Median daily rate £439 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 199 169
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 25 February 2017.

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 19 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 25 February 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 -23 26 £450 +9.09% 11
South West +7 10 £450 +12.50%
Wiltshire +12 8 £450 -
Swindon +9 8 £450 -
London +5 6 £488 +17.46% 4
East Midlands +10 4 £431 -26.59%
Derbyshire - 3 £425 -
Derby - 3 £425 -
South East +4 2 £525 -4.54% 2
Bristol +2 2 £450 +32.35%
Yorkshire +2 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire -3 2 - - 1
Brighton - 2 £525 -
East Sussex - 2 £525 -
West Midlands +4 1 - - 2
North East - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Nottingham - 1 £450 -
Coventry - 1 - -

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 57 (100.00%) SAS
2 38 (66.67%) Finance
3 36 (63.16%) SQL
4 23 (40.35%) Analytics
5 22 (38.60%) Credit Risk
6 21 (36.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 20 (35.09%) Banking
7 20 (35.09%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (33.33%) Marketing
8 19 (33.33%) Big Data
9 17 (29.82%) Web Analytics
9 17 (29.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (22.81%) ETL
11 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (22.81%) Statistical Modelling
12 10 (17.54%) Data Quality
12 10 (17.54%) Degree
12 10 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (17.54%) Statistics
13 9 (15.79%) Data Integration
14 8 (14.04%) SAS Macro
15 7 (12.28%) Validation
16 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
17 5 (8.77%) Data Validation
17 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
18 4 (7.02%) Customer Insight
18 4 (7.02%) Information Management
18 4 (7.02%) Retail
18 4 (7.02%) Teradata

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 57 (100.00%) SAS
2 3 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.75%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 19 (33.33%) Big Data
3 17 (29.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 10 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.02%) SAS EBI
6 3 (5.26%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.51%) QlikView
7 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.51%) SAP HANA
7 2 (3.51%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (1.75%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.75%) DB2
8 1 (1.75%) MS Access
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) ProC
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 38 (66.67%) Finance
2 20 (35.09%) Banking
3 19 (33.33%) Marketing
4 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 24 (42.11%) SAS Developer
3 18 (31.58%) Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Insight Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) SAS Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) SAS Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Data Scientist
7 3 (5.26%) SAS Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Campaign Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Customer Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Portfolio Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Pricing Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Programmer
8 2 (3.51%) Risk Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior SAS Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Validation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Credit Risk
2 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.75%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Analytics
2 20 (35.09%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (29.82%) Web Analytics
4 15 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (22.81%) ETL
5 13 (22.81%) Statistical Modelling
6 10 (17.54%) Statistics
7 9 (15.79%) Data Integration
8 7 (12.28%) Validation
9 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
10 5 (8.77%) Data Validation
10 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
11 4 (7.02%) CRM
11 4 (7.02%) Customer Insight
11 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
11 4 (7.02%) Information Management
12 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.26%) Migration
12 3 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
12 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) SAS Macro
3 4 (7.02%) VBA
4 2 (3.51%) PROC SQL
4 2 (3.51%) Scala
5 1 (1.75%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.02%) IFRS
3 3 (5.26%) IFRS 9
4 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Samba
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle
1 4 (7.02%) Teradata
2 2 (3.51%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) Alterian
3 1 (1.75%) Chordiant
3 1 (1.75%) DataFlux
3 1 (1.75%) Epiphany
3 1 (1.75%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) Omniture
3 1 (1.75%) Tableau
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