The table below looks at the statistics for Base SAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Base SAS (SAS Base)
England / West Midlands
Rank 120 124 113
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.039% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.23% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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 in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
442 651 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.36% 25.14% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 385 274
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Base SAS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Base SAS across the West Midlands region.

Base SAS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Base SAS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 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
Coventry - 1 - -
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Macro
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata