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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank 131 123 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.039% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.17% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Median daily rate £540 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Base SAS
England

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
518 601 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.94% 23.35% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 379 290
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 28
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.09 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.89 £33.55 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

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 4 December 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
Birmingham -11 1 £540 -
Base SAS
England

Base SAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Base SAS.

1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Teradata
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Macro
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS

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 3 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mart
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ETL Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Structured Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Teradata
2 1 (33.33%) DataFlux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
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