The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAS System
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 36 33
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs citing SAS 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.11% 1.27% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.79% 10.53% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £429 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.88% +5.59%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.50 - -

SAS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 19 38 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 7.01% 12.10% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 12
Median daily rate £400 £375 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -0.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £270 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing SAS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in Basingstoke

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAS in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for SAS.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) PMO
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Infor
3 1 (20.00%) Pega
3 1 (20.00%) SmartFocus
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Campaign Management
3 1 (20.00%) Marketo
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Epiphany
3 1 (20.00%) Stata
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Infor CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Pega Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Aprimo
2 1 (20.00%) Chordiant
2 1 (20.00%) Epiphany
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Infor
2 1 (20.00%) Marketo
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Pega
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata