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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Base SAS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Base SAS (SAS Base)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Base SAS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.10% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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
680 620 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.51% 23.15% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 378 306
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.80 £51.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

Base SAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Base SAS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Base SAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Base SAS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Database Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analysis

Base SAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Base SAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Base SAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Database Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Database Marketing Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Database Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (100.00%) Predictive Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Macro
1 1 (100.00%) SQL